Pancreatitis

The pancreas is the largest gland in the body and is situated transversely across the posterior wall of the abdomen, at the back of the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions.…

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Pancreatitis

Elicit the features on history and examination that suggest a diagnosis of pancreatitis in a patient with abdominal pain…

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Renal Colic in Emergency Medicine

This session looks at the classic presentations of renal colic and its management in the emergency department (ED). It focuses on the investigation techniques and their strengths and weaknesses…

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Urinary Tract Infections

This session covers the urinary tract infections that are encountered in the emergency department. It discusses their diagnosis, complications and treatment.…

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Urinary Tract Infections

This session covers the urinary tract infections that are encountered in the emergency department. It discusses their diagnosis, complications and treatment…

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Gall Bladder Disease

Gall Bladder, specifically gallstone, disease is the commonest abdominal complaint causing hospital admission in the developed world.…

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Acute Liver Failure

Paracetamol overdose accounts for in excess of 70% of cases in the UK whereas worldwide viral hepatitis is the commonest cause.…

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A Classic Case!

A 30-day-old ex-36/40 twin, male infant attends the ED with his mother due to concern regarding vomiting of 4 days duration…

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