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Test Your Knowledge: Failure to Thrive

Failure to thrive (FTT) is a relatively common presentation in the emergency department. Up to 90%…

What’s Your Diagnosis? A 6-Month-Old Boy Who Presents With Poor Weight Gain

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! Case Presentation: a 6-month-old boy who presents with…

Test Your Knowledge: Pediatric Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis Management in the ED

Septic arthritis and osteomyelitis often present with a subacute course of illness and vague signs and…

Pitfalls To Avoid With Septic Arthritis And Osteomyelitis In Pediatric Patients

Septic arthritis and osteomyelitis often present with a subacute course of illness and vague signs and…

What’s Your Diagnosis? A 4-year-old with fever, right leg pain, and difficulty walking

But before we begin, check out if you got last month’s case right, about a 7-year-old…

How Will Your ED Fare This Halloween? Management of Anaphylaxis in Pediatric Patients

Anaphylaxis is a time-sensitive, clinical diagnosis that is often misdiagnosed because the presenting signs and symptoms…

Brain Teaser: Do you know which of the following patients meets the criteria for anaphylaxis?

Test your knowledge and see how much you know about recognition and treatment of anaphylaxis in…

Clinical Pathway for Diagnosis of Anaphylaxis in Pediatric Patients

Anaphylaxis is a time-sensitive, clinical diagnosis that is often misdiagnosed because the presenting signs and symptoms…

A 3-year-old girl with a known peanut allergy

Case Recap: A 3-year-old girl with a known peanut allergy arrives to your ED via EMS.…

Fever, chills, and abdominal pain — Brain Teaser. Do you know the answer?

Did you get it right? Click here to find out! The correct answer: C. Earn CME…