Briefs: The sweet taste of pain relief

Are you about to perform a procedure on an infant? You know, like an IV, bladder cath or lumbar puncture. You probably won't be giving IV sedative agents, but what can you do to make the infant more comfortable. This edition of Briefs is all about sucrose solution and its analgesic properties.

By |2017-03-16T17:10:32-04:00March 23rd, 2017|Briefs, Procedures|

Briefs: Corneal Abrasions

This post will just scratch the surface in its exploration of the diagnosis and management of corneal abrasions. What is the best technique for getting the fluorescin into the eye? First of all, please don't jab the patient's eye with the fluorescin strip itself. You [...]

By |2016-12-14T12:56:46-04:00June 18th, 2015|Briefs, Ophthalmology|
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