Category Archives: Acute cases

July 18th, 2019 - Mohemet
How to manage neonatal seizure?

In this article, we are gonna talk about how to tackle a neonate suffering from seizure? In the very first let’s know what’s seizure?
Seizure: is a paroxysmal disturbance in neurological function (behavioral, motor or autonomic functions)…..

July 15th, 2019 - Mohemet
How to do neonatal resuscitation?

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Category: Acute cases

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Category: Acute cases

Ingestion of kerosene and other hydrocarbons (gasoline, benzene, baby powder…etc) are common in children especially in Spring season when people get out for picnic and put these substances in water bottle so children might drink kerosene unintentionally when they get thirsty.

October 10th, 2018 - Mohemet
Management of severe asthma in children.

Management of Paediatric Acute Asthma (Asthma Exacerbation): Introduction: asthma is a chronic disease of childhood which is intermittent, reversible obstructive airway disease, characterized by 3Rs: Recurrent, Reversible and Responsive. Clinically it manifests as recurrent episodes of wheezing, dyspnoea, chest tightness, and cough.

September 22nd, 2018 - Mohemet
Management of Diabetic ketoacidosis from A-Z.

Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a medical emergency. The patient may have already been diagnosed of having diabetes mellitus or may be first time presentation without being  diagnosed. When it’s not known that the patient is diabetic, the clinical triad of kussmaul respiration (deep & rapid breathing), dehydration and coma in a child should always raise […]

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September 20th, 2018 - Mohemet
Intravenous fluids.

Intravenous (IV) Fluids & Solutions: This article discusses the different types and indications of IV fluids and solutions. In general IV fluids are divided in to two types: Crystalloids and Colloids. The diagram below illustrates more: Shock therapy: 20 ml/kg/0.5-1 hr either NS 0.9% or RL. It is indicated in case of severe dehydration to […]

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