ADC/DFTB Journal Club #3 – January – POCUS vs Pneumonia?

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. ADC/DFTB Journal Club #3 – January – POCUS vs Pneumonia?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17878Diagnosing pneumonia can be tricky. Each year, 1.2 million children under five years of age die from pneumonia. In developed countries, the incidence is 0.05 per person-year. Pneumonia can imply both bacterial or…

Making the Call in NAI: Bindu Bali at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Making the Call in NAI: Bindu Bali at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17854This talk was recorded live at DFTB18 in Melbourne, Australia. With the theme of ‘Science and Story’ we pushed our speakers to step out of their comfort zones and consider why we do…

Skeletal survey for NAI

Cite this article as: Mckinnon, K. Skeletal survey for NAI, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17911In November 2018 the revised edition of “The radiological investigation of suspected physical abuse in children” was released in the UK. This was written by the Royal College of Radiologists and the Society and College of Radiographers, and…

Rubella

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Rubella, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17280In November of 2018 the healthcare press celebrated the eradication of a disease that had been the scourge of pregnant mothers – the third disease, otherwise known as rubella. One of the challenges of paediatrics in this era of near global…

Non-Accidental Long Bone Injuries: Nikki Abela at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Non-Accidental Long Bone Injuries: Nikki Abela at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17833This talk was recorded live at DFTB18 in Melbourne, Australia. With the theme of ‘Science and Story’ we pushed our speakers to step out of their comfort zones and consider why we do what…

Cognitive Biases: Kevin McCaffrey at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Cognitive Biases: Kevin McCaffrey at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17768This talk was recorded live at DFTB18 in Melbourne, Australia. With the theme of ‘Science and Story’ we pushed our speakers to step out of their comfort zones and consider why we do what we do….

Delayed presentation of head injuries – should we be worried?

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Delayed presentation of head injuries – should we be worried?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17874We have a clear algorithm for when to CT children who present with head injuries immediately after the injury. But, when children present more than 24 hours after an injury, we aren’t…

Steroids in Wheeze: Meredith Borland at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Steroids in Wheeze: Meredith Borland at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17716This talk was recorded live at DFTB18 in Melbourne, Australia. With the theme of ‘Science and Story’ we pushed our speakers to step out of their comfort zones and consider why we do what we…

ADC/DFTB Journal Club #2 – December – How well do we manage suspected meningitis in ED?

Cite this article as: Leo, G. ADC/DFTB Journal Club #2 – December – How well do we manage suspected meningitis in ED?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17786Vaccines have been instrumental in reducing rates of bacterial meningitis. However bacterial meningitis still represents 4-19% (1) of cases of meningitis and has been estimated to…