Here is Kate’s talk on hip dislocation management. Credit is given by Kate to Ken Lo, who was the original author of the bulk of this talk. Here are some images and videos showing some of the many reduction techniques: Note that, irrespective of technique, the cornerstone of a successful reduction is appropriate patient sedation […]
Here is our friendly ophthalmologist Sendhil’s talk on acute visual loss. Note his advice on initial examination – first check red reflex (abnormality suggests pathology in anterior or posterior segments of the eye) then check for afferent pupillary defect (if present suggests optic nerve dysfunction or gross retinal pathology, if absent then suggests macular or […]
Here is Sean Lim’s talk on CTCA. Bottom line, still finding it’s place in ED Ix/Mx of low to moderate risk chest pain patients with normal CE’s. Evidence suggests this test has good NPV in this patient group. Given current expertise there are currently only 5 spots / week (?on Wednesday) reserved for OP/IP […]
Possibly one of the best talks never given…….This is where Dave’s talk on CIN will be when I have received it….
Here is an overview of some of the content that Ben went through during his talk on the Oxylog 3000: Oxylog 3000 – the basics – video overview by Jo Deverill Here is a link to LITFL: Own The Oxylog 3000! by Chris Nickson – which includes these useful charts by George Douros on guides for both Volume […]
Here is Kane’s update on Sepsis Mx at SCGH ED that will start on Monday 25/11/2013 Here is the Triage Screening Tool Here is the Code Sepsis Pathway For those interested, here is some slightly controversial stuff on fluid management in sepsis from Dr Paul Marik via the EMCrit website