The Sugar Babies Trial – Dextrose gel for neonatal hypoglycaemia

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Davis, T. The Sugar Babies Trial – Dextrose gel for neonatal hypoglycaemia, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.5444

You are called to the post-natal wards to review an infant of a diabetic mother. He is Day 1 and has a BSL of 2.4. Do you give an IV bolus? Do you feed? What about dextrose gel? We summarise The Sugar Babies Study looking at the use of dextrose gel in this situation.

Should we put a drain in?

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Yamamoto, L. Should we put a drain in?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/put-a-drain-in/

This is a 15-year old male with a history of severe chronic lung disease and bronchopulmonary dysplasia since birth. He was premature, and since then has required multiple hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of his chronic lung disease.