Urgent Bite 5 – Digital Anaesthesia

Welcome to this week’s Urgent Bite.  Today we look at an alternative to the often used Double Dorsal Ring Block for digital anaesthesia. YouTube Clip – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6jyw7l3bZs Academic Life in Emergency Medicine Article – https://www.aliem.com/2010/09/trick-of-trade-single-digital-block/ Emergency Medicine Australasia Study 2016 – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26991958 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Article 2006 – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17016190 Emergency Medicine Journal Article 2010 – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20360491   www.rnzcuc.org.nz podcast@rnzcuc.org.nz…

Urgent Bite 4 – Tendinopathy with Dr Kevin Bell

Welcome to this week’s Urgent Bite.  Today we hear from Dr Kevin Bell, Sports Physician, who has a special interest in Tendinopathy. Here he talks briefly about the best treatment options and the things to avoid when managing tendinopathy. https://healthpages.co.nz/directory/listing/sports-medicine-kevin-bell podcast@rnzcuc.org.nz https://www.facebook.com/rnzcuc www.rnzcuc.org.nz   Music Licensed from premiumbeat.com Full Grip by Score Squad

Urgent Bite 2 – Obtaining MSU in Children

Welcome to this week’s Urgent Bite.  Today we are asking how you go about obtaining MSU in children who cannot void on command.  Given Urine Bags are not suitable for sending accurate MSU what are the other options in Urgent Care? Please email your thoughts to podcast@rnzcuc.org.nz Starship Hospital Guidelines – https://www.starship.org.nz/for-health-professionals/starship-clinical-guidelines/u/urinary-tract-infection/ BPAC NZ guidelines -…

Podcast – Episode 1

Welcome to Episode One of the official podcast of the RNZCUC. Below you will find a running order for the episode including links to articles and news items discussed. podcast@rnzcuc.org.nz www.rnzcuc.org.nz Discussion on Finger, Hand and Wrist injuries with Lisa Hansen, www.lisahansenphysio.co.nz PIPJ Volar Plate sprains – (2.26) UCL thumb injuries – (12.30) TFCC injuries of…

Podcast – Episode Zero

Welcome to Episode Zero of the Official Podcast of the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care.  On this episode we talk about this new venture from the RNZCUC and outline what you can expect in the future.  Please take this opportunity to subscribe to the podcast so you will automatically receive all new releases.…