Fri, 30 May 2014
Here is the latest office Gynae podcast from Broome Docs favourite Gynae guru - Dr Penny Wilson
Sun, 25 May 2014
The use of Optic Nerve Shaeth Diameter measurement for assessment of patients with potentially raised ICP has been a contentious area of practice for a few years.
The studies look good at first read, but then when you stand back and look at them all - something is wrong - they all disagree on the norms, the cut-offs and the anatomy.
So I have enlisted the help of Dr LEanne Hartnett - US-wielding ED Physician from Fremantle Hospital in WA.
Leanne helps us sort out the facts and form an idea of where we need to go to make this potentially beautiful use of US really work on the floor.
Fri, 9 May 2014
This is the audio from a recent hangout chat about the common problems we face when trying to assess and manage small children with fever in the ED.
Teething, UTIs,, otitis media, pneumonia and all the ways we can get it wrong are discussed.