You want how much?!

Cite this article as: Lawton, B. You want how much?!, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15798In discussion with your local PICU you have decided you are going to have to intubate the septic 11 month old in front of you. You know what you need; a fluid bolus, an adrenaline infusion, then a…

Can Point-of-Care CRP testing identify children with serious infection?

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Can Point-of-Care CRP testing identify children with serious infection?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15806As paediatric emergency clinicians, a large part of our job is identifying the child with a serious infection. The utility of blood tests in helping with diagnosis in this group of children is…

Focus on PEM POCUS

Cite this article as: Snelling, C. Focus on PEM POCUS, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15772Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is a disruptive technology that has the potential to change the standard way children are evaluated and managed, particularly in the paediatric emergency medicine (PEM) department.  POCUS is a complex skill that needs to be…