Archives for August 2012


Ketamine sedation – what do like with your special K?

I must declare a “conflict of interest”.  I love ketamine, therefore anything you read from here on in is likely seriously biased.  Ketamine has had a big resurgence in popularity over the past 5 years in anaesthesia and ED practice.  There have been plenty of papers looking at its use for procedural sedation in the […]


Clinical Case 062: Vasculitis – making rash decisions?

This case is a bit backwards, as are a lot of things in medicine. I am going to show you a picture – tell you what it is and then ask you to tell me where to next?  35 year old mother of 4 kids comes to see you with this rash. Here is the […]