A future towards zero: Warwick Teague at DFTB18

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. A future towards zero: Warwick Teague at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18203This 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…

Skeletal survey for NAI

Cite this article as: Katie Mckinnon. Skeletal survey for NAI, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: https://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…

Thoracolumbar injuries

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Thoracolumbar injuries, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17579A 13 year old boy presents to ED after jumping out of a window trying to sneak out his bedroom at night time. He is complaining of pain in his lower back. How do we identify and treat a potential…

Thoracolumbar spine x-rays

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Thoracolumbar spine x-rays, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17581Read our step-by-step guide to interpreting thoracic and lumbar spine x-rays. Thoracolumbar spine x-ray involves two views – AP and lateral.   Check it’s an adequate view For a lumbar spine view you should be able to see L1-L5…

Thinking FAST, and slow

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Thinking FAST, and slow, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17324 10-year-old Elliott is brought into your emergency department after falling off his bike. Whilst trying to escape from a gang of bullies he went off-road, left the ground and landed awkwardly. The front wheel twisted and the…

Stabbings in kids – when and where?

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Stabbings in kids – when and where?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17240You cannot have missed the UK media stories about the increase in stabbings in young people; and the data from hospitals in London supports this. This week saw the publication of an article in BMJ…

Trauma education at RCH

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Trauma education at RCH, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.11996If you are critically injured as a child in Victoria, Australia, the chances are that you will end up at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. Every year they see approximately 320 severely injured children from all over…