Neonatal examination

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. Neonatal examination, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4362 It’s 6pm on Saturday evening, and Jenny and Jake are keen to head home with their new baby, Jessica, now 30 hours of life. The midwife calls you to attend for the baby check.

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…

Asthma – medical management

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Asthma – medical management, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2815 A 9 year old boy is rushed into ED with what is clearly a severe exacerbation of his asthma. His sats are 80%, his RR is 60-70 and he is not looking great. You can hear some…

Short bowel syndrome

Cite this article as: Tan, L. Short bowel syndrome, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3537 You are the gastroenterology registrar and have been referred a neonate from the NICU. He was born at 30 weeks gestation but unfortunately developed fulminant sepsis secondary to necrotising enterocolitis. He underwent a laparotomy and had 15 cm…

Foreign body aspiration - chocolate

Foreign body aspiration

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Foreign body aspiration, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/foreign-body-aspiration/A 17 month old male presents to the ED in the evening with a one-hour history of noisy and abnormal breathing after a choking episode while he was eating a chocolate and almond bar.