Insect bites and stings

May 23, 2024

Advise people with an insect bite or sting that: a community pharmacist can advise about self-care treatments skin redness and itching are common and may… Read more

Case of the Week 4 – PE and thrombolysis

May 21, 2024

CHFT Case of the Week 4 – download for links   Case of the week this week explores diagnosis and initial management of PE in… Read more

Case of the Week 3 – Status epilepticus and cerebral oedema

May 10, 2024

  Case of the Week 3 relating to status epilepticus in children and initial management of cerebral oedema.   CHFT Case of the Week 3… Read more

Case of the Week 2 – Paeds resus and IO access

May 10, 2024

  Case of the Week 2 relating to resuscitation of collapsed neonates / young children and the role of IO access Read more

Case of the Week – Subarachnoid haemorrhage

May 10, 2024

  Case of the Week relating to identifying and managing SAH in the ED. Read more

Bradycardia

April 6, 2024

Causes Cardiac: Heart Block, Myocardial infarction, Myocarditis Metabolic: Hypothermia, Hyperkalaemia, Hypokalaemia, Hypothyroid, Hypoxia Toxin: digoxin, B-blocker Treatment For ALL conditions leading to bradycardia treating the… Read more

Mpox (Formerly: Monkeypox)

March 21, 2024

Wear Gloves & Wash Your Hands!!! There have been >100 patients identified as having Mpox in the UK during the current outbreak. Most of these… Read more

Neonatal Seizures

February 21, 2024

Seizures are a common neurological emergency in the neonatal period, occurring in 1–5 per 1000 live births.1 The majority of neonatal seizures are provoked by… Read more