Assessment of gestational age can be made postnatally by either Dubowitz Score or New Ballard Scoring system. In sick infants, examination of Anterior lens canpsule…Explore more New Ballard Score: How to use it correctly?
When ever we talk about outcomes, we tend to only regard survival as the outcome. “The patient survived, our ICU mortality has come down. We…Explore more Survival without Morbidity Must be the Outcome
Scenario A concerned mother brings her 3 year child to the Outpatient Clinic; the child has had fever for 1 day, running nose and cough…Explore more Pediatric OPD is a Challenge : Treating the Child and Meeting Parents expectations
Identification (ID): Name Age/Date of Birth Sex Informant ( Reliability) Parent’s name, age, address, education, religion Chief Complaints (CC): Symptoms X Duration in Chronological order…Explore more Pediatric History Taking – Structured format and Guide
Pediatrics is a domain of medicine that deals with child health, illness and well-being . The word “children” may itself be difficult for many doctors,…Explore more Studying Pediatrics – Is it easy?
A 31 weeks of gestation baby was born through emergency LSCS for Severe maternal hypertension. At birth baby required resuscitation and baby was intubated and…Explore more Catastropic Intraventricular Hemorrhage in Preterm IUGR newborn
For the world, medicine might just seem like a great adventure as shown in Star world serials like Gray’s Anatomy, House MD. But, much darker…Explore more The most difficult decision: Doctor’s experience
It isn’t a new thing to find the news of medical negligence and extortion, manhandling of health professionals in the newspapers as well as online…Explore more Too many Medical negligence Claims – Where is the fault?