Lab Case 69

A 17 year old male is brought to your ED by his mum. She noticed that he has been irritable and slightly confused for the last few hours. He has been vomiting and had some loose stools for the last 3 days.

Vitals:

BP 120/70

PR 100/min

RR  26/min

His VBG: Continue reading

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Lab Case 23 – Interpretation

This is a 3 month old (weight 5kg) critically unwell child who requires resuscitation with concomitant assessment to determine the cause of her illness.

Her clinical picture is one of severe dehydration (at least 7%) Continue reading

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