It must be a slipped capital femoral epiphysis?

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. It must be a slipped capital femoral epiphysis?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis/A 13 year old male was brought to the emergency department after injuring his right hip at a soccer game. He was running down the field when he heard and felt a crack in…

Non weight bearing after a fall

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Non weight bearing after a fall, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/non-weight-bearing-after-a-fall/An 18 month old male was brought to a rural emergency department because of pain in his right hip and refusal to walk since yesterday. He was well until he was walking up a wheelchair ramp…

Knee pain/thigh pain in an obese boy

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Knee pain/thigh pain in an obese boy, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/knee-pain-thigh-pain/This is a large 10-year old male who presents to the acute care clinic with a two week history of right thigh and knee pain. He states that the pain is mainly in his thigh…

Fever and a limp

Cite this article as: Sell, T. Fever and a limp, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4540 2 1/2 year old John is brought into the emergency department by his mother.  He has been refusing to weight bear for four days. 

Understanding ankle injuries

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Understanding ankle injuries, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/understanding-ankle-injuries/A 15 year old male presents to the Emergency Department one day after sustaining a “twisting” injury to his left ankle while playing soccer. The patient claims to have sustained a “twisted ankle” while he was running towards the…

Finger Tips

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Finger Tips, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.42874 year old Dudley is brought into your emergency department by his hysterical mother. In between breathless sobs she tells you how she accidentally slammed the car door shut on his hand.  She is convinced he has lost a finger…

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.

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Bruised hand?

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Bruised hand?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/bruised-hand/A 15 year old male presents to the ED with right wrist and hand pain two hours after falling on his out-stretched (extended) right hand.

Pseudosubluxation or the real thing?

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Pseudosubluxation or the real thing?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pseudosubluxation-or-the-real-thing/A 6 year old female was taken to a rural emergency department with a complaint of neck pain. Her behaviour was described as slightly different. She didn’t want to walk around and she was not moving her…

Wrist sprain or SH-I?

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Wrist sprain or SH-I?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/wrist-sprain-sh/A ten year old boy fell during a soccer game, injuring his right wrist. He reportedly tripped when trying to kick the ball and landed backwards on his outstretched right hand.