Archive for October 2019

Acute flares of Eczema are a common presenting complaint to Urgent Care.  We speak with Dr Amanda Oakley, Consultant Dermatologist, Adjunct Associate Professor at Auckland University and the Founder of www.dermnetnz.org about why eczema flares and how those flares should be managed.

 

Dermnet Eczema Page

https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/atopic-dermatitis/

Dermnet Finger Tip Unit page

https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/fingertip-unit/

Bleach Bath page

https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/bleach-baths-in-patients-with-skin-infections/

 

 

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Tranexamic acid use in Head Injury - it is worth reading this recent paper from the Lancet and some of the blogs that discuss it.  

The Lancet paper (currently open access) - Crash-3

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)32233-0/fulltext

The Crash- 2 Trial

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23477634

The Rebel EM Blog

https://rebelem.com/crash-3-txa-for-ich/

EMLitOfNote Blog

http://www.emlitofnote.com/?p=4538

PulmCrit (EMCrit) Blog

https://emcrit.org/pulmcrit/crash3/

The BBC article

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-49977827

 

 

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A sharpie can provide great continuity of care when managing pre-tibial flap lacerations.

Many Thanks to Amor Kisling for discussing this tip I found on Twitter from Dr Rob Greig (@drrobgreig)

 

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This podcast is intended to assist in ongoing medical education and peer discussion for qualified health professionals.  Please ensure you work within your scope of practice at all times.  For personal medical advice always consult your usual doctor

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Urticaria causes patients to present to Urgent Care Clinics.  We hear from Dr Amanda Oakley, Consultant Dermatologist, an Adjunct Associate Professor at Auckland University and the Founder of Dermnet NZ about how it should be managed.

https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/urticaria-an-overview/

 

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This podcast is intended to assist in ongoing medical education and peer discussion for qualified health professionals.  Please ensure you work within your scope of practice at all times.  For personal medical advice always consult your usual doctor

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