The Chandler assessment tool used to highlight potential red flags for sick kids requiring paediatric admission.
A 2 year old child is brought in by her mother. The child is limping and seemingly refusing to weight bear on the right leg.
Pediatric Oncall is a mobile app produced by the website and it aims to encompass everything you might every want for paediatrics (or pediatrics)
palmPEDi provides quick access to important drug doses for paediatric emergencies. It’s all done by weight (or an estimated weight based on age).
A 7-month-old infant is brought into the ED. The infant was well until 1 hour ago when she became pale, floppy and developed profuse non-bilious vomiting…
5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult
Airway management of sick child with stridor.
A 3 month old girl is brought to your emergency department after three days of diarrhoea and vomiting. She is very unwell and lethargic, with sunken eyes
Eight Q-and-As to separate the (wo)men from the amoebae on EBmedicine’s Feb 2011 review: An Evidence-Based Review Of Pediatric Pneumonia In The ED.
A Q-and-A review of Paediatric Sedation In The Emergency Department. Ketamine.
Your next patient is a 2 year-old girl who has sustained a burn…. to her mouth. See if you know your stuff in this case-based Q&A post.
A 3 year-old boy is BIBA with a reduced level of consciousness. He is protecting is airway, has a respiratory rate of 15/min, a pulse rate of 70/min and blood pressure of 85/35 mmHg. He is responsive to painful stimuli and has pupils 2mm in diameter. Can you keep out of harm’s way?