Entries by WMN Editors

ZIKA VIRUS UPDATE AUGUST 28, 2016

Volume 29 Number 2 ISSN 1059-6518 Center for Disease Control (cdc.gov) World Health Organization (who.int) Latest Zika Situation Report – 25, August 2016 Microcephaly, Guillain-Barré Sydrome, and congenital anomalies Summary An Emergency Committee was convened by the Director-General under the International Health Regulations (2005) on 1 February 2016. Following the advice of the Committee, the […]

PEDIATRIC MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

ISSN-1059-6518 By Frank Hubbell, DO Illustrations By T.B.R. Walsh Places where you used to only see the intrepid adventurer you are now seeing more and more families. These families are recreating with all ages, including the very young. So it seemed like the time was right to review pediatric medical emergencies and management of them […]

New Cold Injury Assessment Card

ISSN:1059-6518 Volume 28 Number 6 Our friend and advisor, Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht, a.k.a Professor Popsicle, sent us a sample of a project he has been working on: a useful card on assessing a cold patient. The card is being distributed by an organization called BICOrescue.com (BICO stands for Baby It’s Cold Outside) a group dedicated […]