Constipation in Kids

The Silent Giant. The Big Brown Elephant in the room: Constipation… Does it make you want to run and hide? Or leave it for someone else to sort out? Join us for a structured approach to the diagnosis and management of constipation.  And let us know your favourite recipe, or a few poo pearls… Constipation in kids PEMcast [ 42:32 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (9076) podPressShowHidePlayer('1',...

November 22nd, 2013 by colinparker 

Intussusception

Intussusception is a ‘telescoping’ of the bowel on itself, commonest in infants between 5 and 10 months of age.  Usually, the classic triad of abdominal pain, vomiting and red-currant-jelly stools is not present, so how do we diagnose this sneaky little condition? In this episode, we explore the clinical presentation, investigation and management of this bowel-threatening condition. ...

September 22nd, 2011 by colinparker