D&V in kids

December 22, 2017

Paediatric gastroenteritis can be a pain fro everyone but as with most of EM trust in K.I.S.S. Not dehydrated – make sure they can tolerate… Read more

Pre-Arrival Blood (O-ve)

March 13, 2019

On rare occasions you may receive a pre-alert, where you want blood available for the patient when they arrive (for example in major haemorrhage). This… Read more

Upper GI Bleed (UGIB)

December 22, 2017

Not normally difficult to spot, but look for it in unexplained anaemia, or collapse. Questions Is it VARICEAL? Mortality 35%, so is an emergency whatever… Read more