What age should we use for the febrile ex-premie? At what temperature does a fever become dangerous? How should we approach the unvaccinated febrile infant? How many blood cultures should we get in febrile infants?
TO HEAR THE PODCAST, CLICK THE PLAYER BELOW Direct Download Podcast Scenario 1 Patient is on narcotics and you want to prevent constipation Choice 1. Polyethylene glycol (PEG) 17g/1 glass per day. Up to 3 doses daily if needed Choice 2. PEG + fecal inotrope/stimulant. Senna first choice Choice 3. Docusate + Senna Docusate alone [...]
Welcome to ERCAST 002 ERCAST question: How do you workup a child with limp? During this episode we will discuss a plethora of paediatric pearls including: Decisions rules for distinguishing between toxic synovitis and the septic hip A curbside consult with pediatric orthopedic surgeon Adam Barmada MD Listener email and…SO much more References ERCAST 002: [...]