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PEM Playbook

PEM Playbook – Pediatric Pain

Pain is multifactorial: it is comprised of physical, psychological, emotional, cultural, and contextual features. In children often the predominant feature may not be initially apparent. Although clinicians may focus on the physical component of pain, much time, energy, and suffering can be saved through a holistic approach.

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Abdominal Pain Mimics: Pearls and Pitfalls

What are some potentially dangerous conditions that can result in abdominal pain, but often are not at the top of our differential? This post looks at the "Cannot Miss", "Dime a Dozen", and "Zebra" conditions.