Archive for June 2020

Concussion management in urgent care can be challenging. Today we catch up with Director of Clinical Training, Dr David Sorell and we chat about how he currently approaches concussion.

 

Check out the DFTB post here - https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/concussion-neha-raukar-dftb19/

ACC caring for your child with Head Injury - https://www.acc.co.nz/assets/im-injured/9a24662804/ACC6009-Caring-for-your-child-after-their-head-injury.pdf

Returning to activity after a concussion/mild TBI - https://media.starship.org.nz/concussion-info-sheet/concussion-info-sheet.pdf

INESS Mild TBI advice sheet - https://www.inesss.qc.ca/fileadmin/doc/INESSS/Rapports/Traumatologie/INESSS_pamphlet_Mild-traumatic-brain-injury.pdf

Knowing about mild TBI - ACC - https://www.acc.co.nz/assets/im-injured/3ce22e4a7a/ACC4154-know-mild-tbi.pdf

 

 

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What is the best imaging for suspected renal colic?  And do you have easy access to that imaging?

Today we chat with Dr David Sorrell about a recent post by Justin Morgenstern on First10EM about imaging in suspected renal colic.  But knowing what test is best is one thing; getting access to that test is another thing altogether.

https://first10em.com/imaging-for-renal-colic/

 

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Today we catch up with Director of Clinical Training, Dr David Sorrell.  We chat briefly about life at Level 1 and then go over some of his recent Facebook posts that looked at mandibular fractures, paediatric pain relief and embedded ear rings.

https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/mandible-injuries/

https://rnzcuc.org.nz/paediatric-analgesia-and-pain-assessment/

https://rnzcuc.org.nz/removing-a-buried-earring/

 

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Full Grip by ScoreSquad

 

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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Witnessing a young adult fainting recently reminded me of a video of syncopal German medical students from the 1990's.

Check out the video here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOsNeUg1iGA

The abstract for the accompanying paper - https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/8053660/?from_term=lempert+syncope&from_pos=5

Check out Syncopedia - https://www.syncopedia.org

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