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…

Torn frenulum

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Torn frenulum, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4610Marcus, 15, looks very embarrassed as he is brought into the fast track cubicle by his mother. His shuffling gait and poor eye contact suggest he has a ‘personal problem’ but he doesn’t want to discuss it until his mother…

Oesophageal foreign body

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Oesophageal foreign body, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/oesophageal-foreign-body/A two-year old  female has a chief complaint of coughing up some blood. There has been a one-month history of coughing and wheezing. She has seen her pediatrician three times in the past month. The child has been treated…

Minor burns

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Minor burns, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3266Jasmina, a five old girl, is brought in by her mother after a Sunday afternoon barbecue.  Having had very little for breakfast she became very excited when the burgers came out and reached out to grab one from the grill…

Post circumcision bleeding

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Post circumcision bleeding, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3159Sam, a 9 day old boy, is rushed into the paediatric emergency room by his distraught parents.  Bright red blood is soaking through the front of his cloth nappy.

Diabetes Insipidus

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Diabetes Insipidus, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3030  A 5 year old girl is on the ward following a resection of a craniopharyngioma.  The nurses call you because her urine output has increased dramatically over the last few hours.  You check her sodium and it’s 150. Is…

Penile problems

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Penile problems, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2922 A 5 year old boy, Kayden, is brought in by  his mother as she is concerned that there is something wrong with his penis – every time he tries to pass urine it balloons in his foreskin and goes…