Steroids in Wheeze: Meredith Borland at DFTB18

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Steroids in Wheeze: Meredith Borland at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17716This talk was recorded live at DFTB18 in Melbourne, Australia. With the theme of ‘Science and Story’ we pushed our speakers to step out of their comfort zones and consider why we do what we…

Steroids for pre-school wheeze

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Steroids for pre-school wheeze, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.14563Wheeze must be one of the most common paediatric presentations to the emergency department and up till now most of us have been reassuring parents and sending them away without treatment. But should we be doing more?  A…

Victorian ACEM ASM 2017

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Victorian ACEM ASM 2017, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12901This year I was asked to give not one, but two talks at the Victorian branch of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting. It takes place on the picturesque Mornington peninsula. With specific streams for…

Nephrotic syndrome

Cite this article as: Ben Reynolds. Nephrotic syndrome, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4087 Ella is a 3-year-old girl, who presents with bilateral lower leg oedema and facial puffiness.  Dipstick of her urine shows 3-4+ of protein.  Her BP is normal. 

ITP – Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. ITP – Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2865A 4-year-old girl presents with bruising over her legs, trunk and face.  Mum has noticed them appear over the last week.  She has been completely well with no other symptoms.  There is no history of trauma.  After…