Is it a pneumothorax?

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Is it a pneumothorax?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/is-it-a-pneumothorax/A 23-month old female has a history of vomiting three to four times per day for three days. She has a past history of reactive airway disease and congenital heart block (maternal systemic lupus) requiring a permanent implanted…

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…

Look through the loops

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Look through the loops, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/look-through-the-loops/A nearly 8 year old female came to the ED with a chief complaint of stomach aches for one week. These pains would come and go and were best characterised as crampy in nature with no particular location.

Asthma – ventilation strategies

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Asthma – ventilation strategies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2816 In spite of your best medical management, the 9 year old severe asthmatic that you have been medically managing continues to deteriorate.  People are starting to mention ventilation.  Is doesn’t seem like a great idea….

Cow’s milk protein allergy

Cite this article as: Konstantinidis, T. Cow’s milk protein allergy, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2789 A six week old baby is referred to you for urgent assessment for blood stained loose stools. He was born at term and there were no antenatal/postnatal complications of note. He received IM Vitamin K at birth….