Look through the loops

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Look through the loops, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/look-through-the-loops/A nearly 8 year old female came to the ED with a chief complaint of stomach aches for one week. These pains would come and go and were best characterised as crampy in nature with no particular location.

Cow’s milk protein allergy

Cite this article as: Konstantinidis, T. Cow’s milk protein allergy, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2789 A six week old baby is referred to you for urgent assessment for blood stained loose stools. He was born at term and there were no antenatal/postnatal complications of note. He received IM Vitamin K at birth….

Short bowel syndrome

Cite this article as: Tan, L. Short bowel syndrome, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3537 You are the gastroenterology registrar and have been referred a neonate from the NICU. He was born at 30 weeks gestation but unfortunately developed fulminant sepsis secondary to necrotising enterocolitis. He underwent a laparotomy and had 15 cm…

Listen to the nurses

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Listen to the nurses, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/listen-nurses/ A 9-year old male was brought to the ED after fainting in school. Upon awakening in the morning, he vomited twice, but he was sent to school. At school, he vomited three more times and continued to…

Nutrition

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Nutrition, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3905Facts: 1. Nutritional support for children in PICU is important to prevent deficiency and remain in a positive or neutral neutrogen balance 2. Overfeeding is associated with adverse effects 3. There is no clear evidence supporting PN over TPN 4. If…