Headaches in kids

Pediatric Emergency Departments see a few children a day with headache. So how do we pick out the serious ones? In this “noggin-cast” we explore the causes of headache, including Primary headache like migraine and tension headache, secondary headaches from viral illness, and a few other strange ones… Headache PEMcast [ 31:39 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (7490) podPressShowHidePlayer('1',...

April 18th, 2013 by colinparker 

Abdominal Pain in Children

Belly pain is a very common Paediatric ED presentation, so how do we sort the plain old tummy-ache from the more serious causes?  Common conditions like gastroenteritis and constipation can mimic more significant diagnoses such as appendicitis and intussusception. In this PEMcast we take a quick tour through the causes of abdominal pain in children. To listen, click below or subscribe via iTunes...

January 27th, 2011 by colinparker