The DFTB Podcast by Fontanelle – Bronchiolitis

We are delighted to release our first guest podcast brought to you by the team at Fontanelle. ‘Tis the season to be snotty – and so host Dr Caroline Storey talks to General Paediatric Consultant Dr Claire Hollingsworth about everything bronchiolitis. Essential listening this time of year, particularly for trainees staring their paediatric rotations.

Medical education and communication: Grace Leo at DFTB19

Grace Leo is a paediatric registrar who has been involved in the FOAMed community for the last 8 years and forms part of the Don’t Forget The Bubbles and SMACC conference teams. Through her journey she’s been able to realise dreams she hadn’t even imagined possible and has become an advocate for the importance of…

Eczema Management: Jean Robinson at DFTB19

Jean Robinson is paediatric dermatology nurse specialist working at the Royal London Hospital. Her area of expertise is something we could all be a bit better managing – eczema. She might be one of the few people that can actually describe a rash in twenty words or less. She also knows more than just steroids…

The DFTB Podcast: Ibuprofen and Chickenpox

We all know that chickenpox can be really unpleasant for children and their parents are often anxious to make them feel better by bringing the temperature down. So there’s no harm in treating them with ibuprofen, is there? Or could the Facebook groups be right and ibuprofen should be avoided at all costs. In this…

Virtual Reality: Camilla Sorensen at DFTB19

Imagine a world where you could teach CPR from a thousand miles away, a world where you can guide clinicians on the other side of the world. In this groundbreaking talk from DFTB19 Camilla Sørensen tackles another side of virtual reality. This one involves the clinician as power user.

The DFTB Podcast: You Got This

Wellness programmes are very in vogue at the moment but how do you go about setting up one from scratch in your own Emergency Department and do they *really* make a difference? We asked these questions, and more, of Dr Dan Magnus, PEM Consultant in Bristol and found out about the ‘You Got This’ programme…