Tweet Croup, non steroidal anti inflammatories.
Tweet Quinsey, Salter Harris fracture, Limping child, ear drum. Typical ACS symptoms- Typical angina is described as pain that is sub sternal, occurs on exertion, and is relieved with rest. Quinsey also known as a peritonsillar abscess and is a recognised complication of tonsillitis. It is a collection of pus in the peritonsillar space. Severe […]
Tweet Clearing C spine, hand exam, foot exam, Cauda equina, dermotomes, myotomes and reflexes
Tweet Fractured first rib in RTC. Discussion about this type of fracture inferred that this could potentially be a very serious injury because of some of the structures around the site that maybe involved e.g azygous vein/ subclavian vessels etc. Traumatic first rib fracture: is angiography necessary? Cage score. Patient questionnaire is a screening test […]
Tweet Labyrinthitis, TIMI risk scoring, GALS screening.
Tweet This section of the website will be formed from the diary I keep for my own portfolio and learning needs as I develop as a Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner. I will add all the resources I come across to help me in my learning and hopefully you can benefit too.
Tweet Tenosynovitis, Ottawa ankle rule, Weber classification of fracture
Tweet Up to Date and Mendeley (FREE) Just a quick summary about my workflow when it comes to learning new medical stuff and saving the references which may prove useful in the future. I hope you find it useful.
Tweet Febrile convulsions, eczema.
Tweet Respiratory and chest pain history taking- key points. Tutorial with two of the Emergency Department consultants.
Tweet Ludwigs Angina, Shoulder Impingement, allergic reaction, Difficulty in breathing. PERC score. PERC Score: “PERC is a useful clinical decision rule to help rule-out pulmonary embolism in patients a clinician’s gestalt suggests are low risk. It was developed by Kline in 2004 and validated by him in a prospective, multicenter trial in 2008. As outlined […]
Tweet Video summary of ankle and foot bones, ligaments and ottawa ankle rules, elbow x ray
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