Vol 31, No 1 (2013)

Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF

Editors comment

Sacred cows PDF HTML
B Farham 2

Guest editorial

Paediatric emergencies in perspective PDF HTML
R J Diedericks 3-4

Main articles

Paediatric trauma PDF HTML
H R Langeveld, A B van As 5-7
How to prevent and treat an allergic crisis PDF HTML
M E Levin 8-10
Investigation of metabolic encephalopathy PDF HTML
G F van der Watt 11-15
Balancing the heart and the lungs in children with large cardiac shunts PDF HTML
B Rossouw 16-20
Fluid therapy in the emergency unit PDF HTML
R J Diedericks 21-23

More about

What's new in toxicology? PDF HTML
K H Balme, J C Roberts 24-25


Paediatric triage in South Africa: Where are we? PDF HTML
H Buys 26-28


Abstracts PDF HTML
  29 - 30
Breast cancer screening: One life saved at a cost of three overdiagnoses
Aspirin prevents recurrent venous thrombo-embolism
Non-fasting lipid testing
Activity and longevity

AIDS briefs

Very high HIV incidence among men who have sex with men in Kenya PDF HTML
Bridget Farham 31

News bites

News Bites PDF HTML
Chris Bateman 32-34

CPD Questionnaire

CPD Questionnaire PDF