Stabbings in adolescents

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Stabbings in adolescents, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17337It’s a regular day in your Paeds ED. You’ve just pulled a piece of lego out of a child left nostril; there are two wheezy kids waiting for review to see if they can stretch to two hours; and…

Podcast: sepsis

Cite this article as: Emily Pascoe. Podcast: sepsis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16828This month’s Podcast of the Month is from the Intensive Care Network. In a 40 minute podcast Shree Basu and Marino Festa (Children’s Hospital Westmead PICU) discuss paediatric sepsis management in the intensive care setting. They cover epidemiology, evidence, diagnosis…

Peripheral Vasoactive Drugs

Cite this article as: Pascoe, E. Peripheral Vasoactive Drugs, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/podcast-of-the-month-peripheral-vasoactive-drugs/This month’s Podcast of the Month is from paediatricemergencies.com. In a 30 minute podcast aimed at the non-intensivist, Chris Flannigan (Paeds ICU Royal Belfast Hospital) discusses ‘push dose pressors’ and peripheral adrenaline infusions. He presents a simple and quick…

Spotting severe sepsis sooner

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Spotting severe sepsis sooner, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.11512With recent changes in the adult definitions of sepsis you may be wondering where that leaves those of us that look after sick children. The great researchers from the ANZICS CORE and PSG teams have tried to answer the…

Never Enough

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Never Enough, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.11306As I transition into my new(-ish) role as an emergency physician in a department that sees only the occasional child I worry that my skills are becoming degraded. I am sure that I am not the only one.