Bronchiolitis

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. Bronchiolitis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3581A 6 month old child presents with cough and runny nose for 2 days with increased work of breathing.  She is working hard with moderate subcostal recession.

Communication: refusing a lumbar puncture

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Communication: refusing a lumbar puncture, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3427 Scenario: you are the register in the Paediatric Emergency Department.  A febrile infant needs a lumbar puncture but the nurse tells you that the parents have refused.  What do you do?

Peri-orbital vs orbital cellulitis

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Peri-orbital vs orbital cellulitis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.34156-year-old Chardonnay is brought to the emergency department by her mother.  Two or three days ago she noticed what appeared to be a bite on her daughter’s eyelid.  Despite warm compresses her eyelid has become progressively more red…

Tolerance and withdrawal

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Cite this article as: Davis, T. Tolerance and withdrawal, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3887Definition: tolerance is the development of the need to increase the dose of a drug to achieve the same effect previously achieved with a lower dose.   Duration of therapy is the major factor associated with onset of tolerance and…