Can’t Keep It In

Mr Ship is a 94-year-old Gentleman who presents to the ED as his brother feels his indigestion is getting worse, and he can no longer eat and drink.…

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The Foxglove’s bite

An elderly gentleman presented with lethargy and poor oral intake. As routine tests begin they reveal he has more than just an AKI that needs treatment.…

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a severe, life-threatening, generalised or systemic hypersensitivity reaction characterised by rapidly developing life threatening airway, breathing and/or circulation problems usually …

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My Hole Ankle Hurts!

A young male presents to the Emergency Department with Non –Traumatic Limb Pain (NTLP) and a ‘hole’ was found on his X-ray.…

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Phaeochromocytoma

The spontaneous presentation of phaeochromocytoma is normally between the age of 40 and 50 years, however the hereditary forms often present in younger individuals, including children.…

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Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia gravis does not present often to the Emergency Department. However, it can manifest as respiratory failure…

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Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia gravis does not present often to the Emergency Department. However, it can manifest as respiratory failure…

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End Stage Renal Disease

This session will illustrate through a series of clinical case studies some of the common problems a patient with end stage renal disease (ESRD) is prone to…

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Acute Kidney Injury

This session aims to illustrate, through a series of clinical cases, the common presentations and complications of acute kidney injury (AKI).…

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Pulmonary Hypertension

Patients with known pulmonary hypertension may present to the emergency department with a variety of acute problems related to this disease such as pulmonary embolism…

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Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is an elevation in pulmonary vascular pressure that can be caused by an isolated increase in pulmonary arterial pressure.…

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