Here is Matt Skinner’s (ID and General Physician) talk on what should guide the appropriate prescribing of antibiotics.
Here are the slides from Tor’s very informative talk on the Ebola virus. Unfortunately, this does not contain the videos and his commentary. But his notes for the slides are available if you open this in slideshare and click on the notes tab. Resources: SCGH Viral Haemorrhagic Fever Policy
Here is Gaby’s talk on infection control practices in the Emergency Department. Resources: SCGH Infection Control Unit (Intranet only) SCGH Infection Protection and Control Manual Standard and Transmission Based Precautions Policy Includes a table at the bottom that lists precautions indicated for each infectious agent Note: Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms (AIIRs) must be used for patients […]
Here is the SCGH ED Suspected Sepsis Triage Screening Tool NOTE: A senior emergency doctor is contacted directly by the nursing staff (usually from triage) when a patient meeting the appropriate criteria are identified. Triage Screening Tool: Other Resources: Here are the SCGH Hospital Specific Infectious Disease Department Antiobiotic Guidelines For those interested, here is some slightly […]
Here is Kyles talk on paediatric rashes. Resources: PMH ED Rash Management Guideline:
Due to the DOH website link being down. Here is a printable DOH Infectious Disease Notification Form: This form can also be found in the new “Forms” webpage on this site, located under the “Resources” tab. Please forward me any suggestions for other forms that you would like to see on this page.