March 10, 2017
What you need to know about the medications used for intubation of the critically ill child (induction agents, muscle relaxants, rescue medications and post intubation drugs).
February 13, 2017
This episode provides an introduction to mechanical ventilation of the critically ill child and covers the basics of setting up the ventilator.
February 2, 2017
This episode covers Pearls 21 - 30. This is the third episode of the multipart series.
January 8, 2017
This episode covers Pearls 11 - 20. This is the second episode of the multipart series.
December 23, 2016
This episode provides 10 'Pearls of Wisdom' to be remembered when dealing with a critically ill child. This is the first episode of a multipart series.
September 23, 2016
This episode provides advice on how to use 'Push Dose Adrenaline' and 'Peripheral Adrenaline Infusions' in critically ill children.
June 20, 2016
In this episode Dr Christopher Flannigan explains the quantitative approach to acid-base interpretation and how it can be used at the bedside.
January 9, 2016
This episode covers the management of a neonate presenting in a collapsed state to the emergency department. It covers the differential diagnosis and provides a structured approach to managing the baby prior to their care being taken over by the paediatric retrieval team. This podcast is part of the 'Waiting for the Paediatric Retrieval Team' series and the accompanying book chapter can be viewed by clicking on the link.
November 3, 2015
Over the last few years cuffed endotracheal tubes are being used more frequently in critically ill children. This episode looks at the potential advantages of this practise and reviews the evidence of whether this trend is safe.