Network Five: Episode 15 – Paediatrics
Guest Speakers – Dr Kerf Tan (FACEM) and Dr Karl Pobre (paediatrician and paediatric emergency medicine specialist) – Sydney, Australia.
In this episode, we discuss rates of delayed diagnosis of appendicitis and its complications across various racial groups. The interlude segment will be presented by paediatric emergency physician, Dr Karl Pobre.
- Goyal MK et al. Racial and ethnic disparities in the delayed diagnosis of appendicitis among children. Acad Emerg Med. 2021 Sep;28(9):949-956
In this second part of the series, we discuss the implications of family presence during paediatric cardiac arrest. The second interlude segment will be presented by Dr Kerf Tan.
- Dainty KN et al. Family presence during resuscitation in paediatric and neonatal cardiac arrest: A systematic review. Resuscitation. 2021 May;162:20-34
In this final part of the series on paediatrics, we discuss some of the challenges that children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and ADHD encounter during hospital presentations.
- Bourke EM et al. Emergency mental health presentations in children with autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. J Paediatr Child Health. 2021 Oct;57(10):1572-1579.
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FACEM in Westmead and Nepean Hospitals in Sydney, Australia. Lead on Network Five Emergency Medicine Journal Club. I have a special interest in medical education, research and simulation.