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Peripheral Vasoactive Drugs


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In a 30 minute podcast aimed at the non-intensivist, Chris Flannigan (Paeds ICU Royal Belfast Hospital) discusses ‘push dose pressors’ and peripheral adrenaline infusions. He presents a simple and quick approach to the crashing kid on the ward who doesn’t have central access and isn’t responding to fluid boluses.

Do you know how to avoid reflex bradycardia in this situation?

After you have listened to DFTB’s own podcast, if you only squeeze in one more podcast this month, make it this one.

Listen to this podcast.

About the authors

  • Emily is a General Paediatric Fellow in the Hunter Valley, Australia who also works at John Hunter Children's Hospital in Newcastle. She enjoys running with her toddler in tow, eating Low Carb High Fat food and drinking Hunter Valley semillon. Emily gets exited about hands free medical education and sharing the podcast love.


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