April 2024

This month we have Ketamine and Ondansetron, Hyperemesis Gravidarum, an interview with Vicky Price (SAM), Antibiotics for brain injury and New Online
A pregnant female accidentally takes an excess of paracetamol. This SAQ explores the important considerations taken when managing acute paracetamol poisoning during pregnancy.
A frail elderly female is brought to the emergency department following two episodes of “coffee-ground vomit”.
Chest and abdominal x-rays are commonly requested in the emergency department.
This session covers the diagnosis and initial management of a patient with acute aortic dissection.
An 80-year-old woman presented to the ED at 2am with acute chest pain and shortness of breath.
A 23-year-old man presents to the ED following a rugby tackle with left rib pain.
This module deals with the assessment and management of patients with appendicitis.
This session deals with the assessment and management of patients with appendicitis.
An unusual presentation of leaking gas in the abdomen.
A Middle-aged man presents to the ED with Epigastric discomfort associated with multiple episodes of vomiting.
This module describes focused ultrasound for suspected abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Parkinson's disease is a common neurodegenerative disease affecting adults. Symptoms and disability can arise as a result of the disease itself and the complications of medical therapy.
A young lady presented with abdominal pain, lethargy, (Groin) bone pain, depression and headache.
Patient with Von Willebrand disease is brought to ED with per rectal bleeding.
A 67-year-old alcoholic presents with anuria for one day and the next day is passing fluid.
A 14-year-old boy attends the Paediatric ED with a 2 day history of worsening colicky central abdominal pain.
A stinging tale of paediatric anaphylaxis, with the added buzzzz of pre-hospital emergency care.
A 73-year-old woman presents with 2 episodes of passing dark red blood per rectum associated with LIF pain of 1 day duration.
A 24-year-old gentleman attends ED due to vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation and a swollen neck.