Tag: acidosis

Should Normal saline be the norm?

Here is my observation of clinical practice in most places I have worked in Australia. The doctors use normal (0.9%) saline as a default fluid...

Clinical Case 054: Just a sip…

Mother of a 15 month old boy (weighs 11 kg) presents to the clinic with a bottle of massage liniment.   A quick glance at...

Massive Transfusion Protocol

Hi – Apologies for recent sluggish activity- I have been a busy Doc lately and working on what I hope are some good posts /...

Shock: Back to basics, beyond the BP

Apologies to the smart ones reading this – but I have been trying to explain this concept to my students for a while – so...