Autism spectrum disorder (Part 2) – why is this happening to me?!

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Hardimon, M. Autism spectrum disorder (Part 2) – why is this happening to me?!, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15447

You have been referred Charlie, a 2yo boy, by his general practitioner who suspects that he has autism. He attends your room with his mother who feels helpless surrounding this potential “label” that is being considered for her son. She has a list of questions however her first one is “why is this happening to…

Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17

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DFTB, T. Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15910

This talk was recorded live on the final day of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself at www.dftb18.com.

Autism screening

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Pascoe, E. Autism screening, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/autism-screening/

This month’s Podcast of the Month is from Primary Care Perspectives. In a 30 minute podcast Kate Wallis (Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrician, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) discusses the pros and cons of the M-CHAT when screening for autism in the primary care setting. She also shares some helpful tips for picky eaters. Is the M-CHAT…

Autism spectrum disorder (part 1) – what’s in a name?

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Hardimon, M. Autism spectrum disorder (part 1) – what’s in a name?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15442

Since being first described by Dr Leo Kanner of John Hopkin’s University in 1943, the terminology used in the diagnosis and reference to autism spectrum disorder has changed multiple times making it confusing not only for families but also clinicians.

You want how much?!

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Lawton, B. You want how much?!, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15798

In 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 little bit of ketamine and some rocuronium, with push dose adrenaline on the side just in case….