Comments for Pediatric EM Morsels http://pedemmorsels.com Pediatric Emergency Medicine Education Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:00:55 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Comment on Traumatic Lumbar Puncture by Tasty Morsels of Pediatric Emergency Medicine education - PEM Blog http://pedemmorsels.com/traumatic-lumbar-puncture/#comment-964 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:00:55 +0000 http://pedemmorsels.com/?p=1891#comment-964 […] The 500:1 rule for correcting WBC count in a traumatic LP: fact or fiction? […]

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Comment on Pediatric Sinus Bradycardia by Eating Disorders - Pediatric EM Morsels http://pedemmorsels.com/pediatric-sinus-bradycardia/#comment-963 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:01:37 +0000 http://pedemmorsels.com/?p=2073#comment-963 […] are less dramatic.  Patients with Eating Disorders can often present with subtle cues (see Bradycardia) and if you are vigilant, you can make a profound difference — just like you always wanted to […]

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Comment on Syncope by Eating Disorders - Pediatric EM Morsels http://pedemmorsels.com/syncope/#comment-962 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:01:54 +0000 http://f2a6e577-8bb1-4c1b-bac6-567e0b186c04#comment-962 […] dysrhythmias can lead to sudden death.  Respect Syncope in this […]

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Comment on Syncope by Catecholaminergic Polymorphic VTach - Pediatric EM Morsels http://pedemmorsels.com/syncope/#comment-961 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:01:11 +0000 http://f2a6e577-8bb1-4c1b-bac6-567e0b186c04#comment-961 […] patient who has had a SYNCOPAL event deserves consideration for multiple entities (ex, Prolonged QTc, SVT) and should have a […]

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Comment on ITP – Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura by Don't Be Rash - Petechiae in Well Kids at St Emlyn's - St Emlyns http://pedemmorsels.com/itp-immune-thrombocytopenia-purpura/#comment-960 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:50:55 +0000 http://0a0783cd-c016-4680-b3c4-774920997937#comment-960 […] Idiopathic/thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: increased platelet destruction occurs mediated by antibodies to platelet antigens. Petechiae, purpura and bruising are often present. A diagnosis necessitates exclusion of other causes. Platelet count is extremely low (although automated cell counters may be inaccurate due to inconsistent platelet sizes), and a blood film is usually required. […]

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Comment on Neonatal Analgesia by Research and Reviews in the FastLane 032 http://pedemmorsels.com/neonatal-analgesia/#comment-959 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:07:38 +0000 http://pedemmorsels.com/?p=2304#comment-959 […] Read More:  Neonatal Analgesia […]

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Comment on Pediatric Back Pain by The LITFL Review 097 - LITFL http://pedemmorsels.com/pediatric-back-pain/#comment-958 Sun, 10 Aug 2014 17:15:22 +0000 http://pedemmorsels.com/?p=1179#comment-958 […] Back pain in the paediatric ED is definitely not as prevalent as the adult ED, but actually warrants some additional concern. Find out what those concerns are in Paediatric Back Pain! […]

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