Penile problems

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Penile problems, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2922 A 5 year old boy, Kayden, is brought in by  his mother as she is concerned that there is something wrong with his penis – every time he tries to pass urine it balloons in his foreskin and goes…

Arrhythmias

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Cite this article as: Anders, M. Arrhythmias, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3675 Prevalence of postoperative arrhythmia: 15-48% At risk: young age, low body weight, long CPB time, complex surgery, presence of residual defects Prevalence of postoperative arrhythmia is up to 50% Haemodynamic impairment in >50% Aggressive treatment in >50% required Most common…

Atrioventricular septal defect

Atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD)

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Cite this article as: Anders, M. Atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD), Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3516Definition: atrioventricular septal defect is also known as an endocardial cushion defect (embryological defect of the endocardial cushion). 

Atrial septal defect

Atrial septal defect

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Cite this article as: Anders, M. Atrial septal defect, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3456Definition: congenital defect of the atrial septum which is either isolated or associated with other cardiac abnormalities.

Doing nothing is sometimes hard

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Cite this article as: Roland, D. Doing nothing is sometimes hard, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2919It’s 6.30pm in a busy children’s Emergency Department. Archie, 19 months, presents with his mother and grand-father. At triage his mother say he hasn’t been well for a couple of days but today he has gone off…