Special catch

Hi all, Yesterday a 10yo boy presented to our ED after fishing with his friend, who managed to catch him, instead of the Barramundi, with the fish-hook up his nose. The hook was situated just below the cartilage of the nasal septum, in the columella. XRays showed only 1 spike which didn’t cross the midline. We aimed […]

Tips voor EBEEM examen

Tips ter voorbereiding EBEEM examen. Wil je als SEH-arts KNMG of AIOS SEH je kennis en kunde naar een hoger plan trekken, dan is het een goed idee om voor het European Board Examination in Emergency Medicine (EBEEM) te studeren. Dat is een mooie stok achter de deur om je kennis op specialistniveau te krijgen, […]

Lipid emulsion for LAST

Hi all, We (registrars ED) wanted to know what evidence and recommendations are available about the use of Intralipid for local anesthetic toxicity, so I did some study and put my findings in a PPP, for whom might be interested. Cheers, Laura Intralipid


Dear colleagues, I didn’t post for a long time, due to moving to Australia. But tomorrow I will do a presentation about envenomations in The Northern Territory…. Which is a bit cynical because I’m probably the least experienced in this hospital regarding envenomations. However, I thought it would still be fun to dive into it […]