Head Injury

October 20, 2019

Background Defined as any traumatic injury to the head other than superficial facial injuries. The commonest cause of death and disability in people age 1-40… Read more

Minimal and Moderate Paediatric Sedation

August 31, 2023

The depth and type of sedation required in children depends on the procedure to be carried out. Sedation is described as: Minimal – Drug induced… Read more

RCEM CPD 2019 Day 1

April 2, 2019

 HEAD AND NECK Tracheostomy Emergency Care – Dr Brendan McGarth www.Tracheostomy.org.uk Needs to distinguish Tracheostomy from laryngectomy as a laryngectomy has no connection to the… Read more

RCEM CPD Conference Day 3

April 4, 2019



January 15, 2021

We often worry about patients developing rhabdomyolysis and consequently developing AKI. However, there is much debate and little consistency in the published data, over how… Read more

Suspected Cauda Equina Syndrome CES

June 25, 2021

1. Red Flags: Has the patient developed any of the following? Difficulty initiating micturition or impaired sensation of urinary flow Altered perianal, perineal or genital… Read more