Congenital infections can be devastating for patients and families and very challenging for clinicians. Let's review a complication of congenital syphilis - pseudoparalysis of Parrot.
There are many challenges with managing the acutely ill pediatric patient. Estimating their weight is critically important! Let’s discuss the benefits (and caveats) of using the Broselow-Luten system for estimating weight in children.
The Glasgow Coma Score in children is useful in the trauma setting, but is it equally useful in all situations. Let's Review.
Let’s talk about another injury that can cause a subcutaneous collection of blood from a shearing injury - a Morel-Lavallée lesion
Snake Bite and Children unfortunately commingle often in the US. Let's review what to consider and how to manage them
CBD oil and medical marijuana for pediatric seizures is a topic that we should be familiar with as some patients with epilepsy may being exploring this option as a way to control challenging seizures.
Seizures can occur for various reasons. Toxicologic reasons should be considered. Cocaine is one to keep in mind.