Fever: Fear and Tradition

“Doc, he’s burnin’ up!”  Fever is probably the commonest presenting complaint we manage in Paediatric Emergency Departments.  The cause is usually an infection… but not always.  The infection is usually a benign, self-limiting viral illness… but not always. Join us for this podcast as we tease out the facts from the fiction, the myths and the mystery. To listen,...

December 2nd, 2010 by colinparker 

Bronchiolitis (part 1 of 2)

We interrupt the alphabet to bring you… respiratory viruses in the southern hemisphere. We wanted to get this one in before the end of bronchiolitis season. Bronchiolitis is so common, we all need to know about it… Standard Podcast [ 39:29 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (5218) podPressShowHidePlayer('2', 'http://empem.org/podpress_trac/play/258/0/PEMcast-09-Bronchiolitis-Part_1.mp3',...

September 9th, 2010 by colinparker