Circulation (part 2 of 2)

IV Maintenance fluids for sick children: what fluid, and how much? This seemingly simple question has a controversial, complex and evolving answer.  Long-held traditions of giving hypotonic intravenous fluids to children have been increasingly challenged, due to dangerous adverse effects. In this episode, we look at a few papers to address the hypotonic fluid controversy. To listen, click on the...

August 26th, 2010 by colinparker 

C is for Circulation (part 1 of 2)

Shock, dehydration, fluid management… How do we assess and manage the circulation in a paediatric emergency? Learn about the clinical assessment of the Circulation in this PEMcast. Click on the play button below to listen to this podcast, or subscribe using the iTunes button on the left… Overview of Circulation (part 1) PEMcast (CP) Introduction, disclaimer & welcome (gastro to be...

August 12th, 2010 by colinparker