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Proximal Tibiofibular Joint Dislocation in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Horan, 2006 ] Anatomy of the PTF Joint [ Cunningham, 2019 ] The PTF joint is a synovial joint between the lateral condyle of the tibia and the head of the fibula. Mechanism of dislocation : [ Horan, 2006 ] Typically, the injury occurs when: The Knee is in Flexion and The Foot is rotated and plantar flexed. 2006 May;23(5):e33.

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Perichondritis of the Ear in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

2006 Dec;22(12):804-6. Coli Proteus species Non-Abscess infection: Staphylococcus aures = the most common Pseudomonas aeruginosa and others still may be seen Perichondritis of the Ear: Presentation Redness , Pain , and Swelling of the pinna Typically spares the lobule ! 2020 Oct 24;12(10):e11141. doi: 10.7759/cureus.11141. Pediatr Emerg Care.

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Allergic Reactions and Anaphylaxis

EB Medicine

Intro The number of ED visits and hospitalizations Studies show up to 57% of anaphylactic reactions are not recognized, and epinephrine is not administered in up to 80% of cases.

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Should I Apply Compression Devices To Patients With DVT?

The Trauma Pro

J Thrombosis Thrombolysis 23:25-30, 2006. Chest 127(5):1631-1636, 2005. Does supervised exercise after deep venous thrombosis improve recanalization of occluded vein segments? A randomized study.

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Morel-Lavallée Lesion in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment. Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment.

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Fluoroquinolone Use In Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Oral Fluoroquinolone Prescribing to Children in the United States From 2006 to 2015. Nearly 400,000 prescriptions were written and 22% were found to be inappropriate based on clinical guidelines. The risk of Musculosketal Adverse Events with Fluoroquinolones in Children: What is the Verdict Now? Clin Pediatr. 55(2):107-10. 38 (3):268-270.

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SAEM Clinical Images Series: Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

ALiEM

2006 Oct;11(4):340-53. European heart journal. 1999 Dec 1;20(24):1826-32. Wolff L, Parkinson J, White PD. Bundle-branch block with short P-R interval in healthy young people prone to paroxysmal tachycardia. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. doi: 10.1111/j.1542-474X.2006.00127.x. 2006.00127.x. PMID: 17040283; PMCID: PMC6932258.

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