DVT pathway 2021

June 9, 2021

Signs and Symps No single feature is diagnostic: Single limb oedema – Most specific Leg pain – 50% but is nonspecific Calf pain on dorsiflexion… Read more

0-18yr: RCPCH Guides

June 6, 2021

RCPCH What0-18.nhs.uk – have released a comprehensive set of guides for children and young people. (Which our Paeds. team are now using) Professional Hospital Guides –… Read more

Bronchiolitis

June 5, 2021

Quick Ref Guide Full: what0-18 guide Actions Green – Send Home: Provide appropriate and clear guidance to the parent / carer and refer them to… Read more

Ingested Magnets

May 20, 2021

Ingestion of Strong Magnets is a TIME CRITICAL EMERGENCY (Multiple Magnets OR a single Magnet and Metallic Objects) Strong magnets  (such as Neodymium) Now common… Read more

NIV (Non Invasive Ventilation)

May 5, 2021

NIV should be considered for use in patients with a  persisting Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failures after a maximum of one hour of standard medical therapy. Complete the… Read more

Proximal Myopathy/Muscle Weakness

May 1, 2021

The Case An elderly patient attends the ED with difficulty mobilising, Nursing staff tell you that the patient needs a CT head for STROKE? –… Read more

Massive Transfusion Pathway

April 27, 2021

In the case of patient with Massive Haemorrhage weather that be from Trauma, Surgical, O&G, UGIB, you can activate the MTP Remember: Do the Basics… Read more

DKA in Kids

April 27, 2021

Diabetic Ketoacidosis – remember in paediatrics this may be the 1st presentation of diabetes. Fluid – are more considered that adults due to the risk… Read more