Defibrillation Primer

COACHED Defibrillation Demonstration The Background – CLICK HERE The Evidence – CLICK HERE Una’s Links  https://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/defibrillation-pads-paddles https://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/defibrillators https://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/electrical-storm ILCOR: http://www.ilcor.org/consensus-2015/costr-2015-documents ERC: https://cprguidelines.eu AHA: http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/132/16_suppl_1 ARC https://resus.org.au/guidelines

Recommended – Sydney Resuscitation Conference (17-19 September 2018)

R@TH 2018 will take place from 17-19 September at the International Convention Centre Sydney, encompassing skills workshops, innovation and invention in delivery, and a jam-packed program bringing you the best and brightest speakers in the resuscitation world. You can browse the website – CLICK HERE You can register here – CLICK HERE At this local … More Recommended – Sydney Resuscitation Conference (17-19 September 2018)

Lumbar Puncture for a late presentation of Severe Headache

A Classic LP Case The Fictionalised Case (with permission) A 45 year old gentleman presents to the Emergency Department (ED) by car with an on-going severe headache.  The headache started 5 days ago. The headaches were precipitated by sneezing whilst bracing a recently injured knee (diagnosed on MRI as a meniscal tear). The patient reported ‘the worst headache … More Lumbar Puncture for a late presentation of Severe Headache