Peds Status EpilepticusFrom February 2016, Nice Dermatitides
Pediatric status epilepticus can be complex and challenging to manage. Every pediatric emergency department and pediatric critical care should have a hospital wide algorithm to help decrease errors and facilitate best patient practices. Liza Kearl MD, Sol Behar MD & Mizuho Spangler DO discuss a …24min 19Liza Kearl, MD, Solomon Behar, MD, and Mizuho Morrison, DO
PseudoseizuresFrom January 2016, Shake n Bake Shorties
Diagnosing physiological from psychological causes of nonepileptic seizures can be challenging. Once diagnosed delivering the news to families that their child has psychogenic nonepileptic seizure can be very challenging. Dr.Tessa Davis helps give us clinical pearls to make this challenging …18min 24Tessa Davis MBChB(MD) and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Syncope in KidsFrom December 2015, Rheum for the Holidays!
Kids commonly present with syncope however there are limited evidence based guidelines for workup and treatment of syncope. Most data is extrapolated from adult studies. However there are clear distinctions between life-threatening causes and benign causes of syncope and it is prudent for …32min 18Dee Bonney, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Introduction: GEFS+From November 2015, UTI and SBI, FYI.
Febrile seizures are the most common cause of seizure in childhood. However rarely a febrile seizure can be an early manifestation of generalized epilepsy with febrile seizures plus (GEFS+), a genetic epilepsy due to an autosomal dominant disorder. Miz and Sol discuss the presentation of a patient …9min 42Solomon Behar, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Positional Cranial DeformationFrom June 2015, Goodness Gracious, Great Bowels of Fire!
When do kids need to be referred for cranial deformities? What conservative measures and practical tips can you tell your parents of newborns? What is the treatment algorithm for conservative versus helmet therapy? We discuss all of these things and more on cranial deformities with expert and …24min 13Frank Vicari, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Morgellons SyndromeFrom April 2015, Morgellons Syndrome
Is Morgellons Syndrome real? In the end, does it really matter at the bedside? A “disease" made famous by Joni Mitchell is in the news again and we give it our take. •12minMel Herbert, MD
Mallory's HopeFrom March 2015, Wheezing, Wee Wee and Weed
While we try to rely on the most up-to-date evidence based literature available, new treatments have to start somewhere. There are new emerging potential treatments that have not yet been subjected to rigorous testing and investigation but they can provide HOPE for some patients with few remaining …18min 29Tom Minahan, DO and Mizuho Morrison, DO