Category Name: Peds EM Morsels

Peds EM Morsels

Pediatric Difficult Airway

Airway management in the ED is a complex interplay of patient factors, clinical illness status, and provider factors that through our thorough training we become proficient at navigating. One topic that deserves specific attention is the notion of a Difficult Airway.

Peds EM Morsels

Neutropenic Fever

The WBC mandates respect in leukemia and childhood cancers...let us take a minute to review the current recommendations for initial management of Neutropenic Fever.

Peds EM Morsels

Severe Hand Foot Mouth Disease

Childhood rashes are not my favorite topic or condition to contemplate. Learn more about this unique condition, especially during this time of year.

Peds EM Morsels

Pediatric Pneumonia

Let's take another moment to ensure we are up to date with current recommendations for Pediatric Pneumonia.

Peds EM Morsels

Electrical Injury

One of the most ubiquitous potential hazards is electricity. Now let us take a minute to digest a morsel of information about Electrical Injury.

Peds EM Morsels

Epinephrine for SHOCK

Unfortunately, some children in SEPTIC shock will be refractory to your initial therapies, and another question will be encountered: Which pressor should we start: Epinephrine or Dopamine?

Peds EM Morsels

Leukemia Clues

Leukemia can be difficult to diagnose in the pediatric patient. This Pediatric EM Morsels from Sean Fox gives you some clues.

Peds EM Morsels

BRUE

BRUE is the new ALTE. This Peds EM Morsels from Dr. Sean Fox discusses BRUE definition and evaluation.