Acute Stridor

Children present commonly to the Emergency Department with stridor. Stridor is a sign of upper airway obstruction. The ED physician must be able to diagnose, initiate treatment, appropriately investig…

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Difficult Airway Management

While the theory contained in this session provides useful knowledge about airway management, putting this knowledge into practice requires extensive supervised practical experience.…

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Hereditary Angioedema

Patients frequently attend the emergency department (ED) with episodes of cutaneous and mucosal swelling.…

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Arrest Asthma

In the UK, there are 3 asthma-related deaths per day. In 2015, this translated to 1468 deaths in that year.…

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Think About It

A 83-year-old female presented with worsening SOB past three days which suddenly got worse to night. She has whitish mucous expectoration. No h/o chest pain or fever.…

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Angioedema

Urticaria (hives) and angioedema are part of a spectrum of allergic symptoms and occasionally have a non-allergic aetiology.…

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