Neonatal resuscitation is the sum of steps for the asphyxiated baby just after birth. Newborn resuscitation helps to establish breathing and circulation. It is very essential to prevent hypoxic damage to various organs especially the brain. Neonatal Resuscitation Program is a set of educational guidelines established by the Department of Neonatology. Every pediatrician must be accommodated with the basic steps of resuscitation. Also, Medical Officers who deal with the baby after birth has to know the management plans. Why Newborn Continue Reading…..
Nasal Symptoms are common in all ages. There are many diseases which require urgent medical and surgical attention. As well some require routine surgical intervention. Here are a list of some common nasal symptoms and their causes. As for example nasal obstructions, nasal foul-smelling, crusting conditions or smelling problems. These causes are frequently asked in the medical viva examinations. SO important for the medical students too. A nasal polyp is quite common. I will discuss it later. It is basically Continue Reading…..
As the population of this world is on the rise, every attempt is made by medical science to improve the quality of life. People now live longer lives and enjoy a healthier existence. Home healthcare is the most important branch of general healthcare. Patients want to maintain the independent existence and wish to get healthcare services right at the comfort of their homes. It is possible to get the best level of healthcare at home service. You will receive the Continue Reading…..
Dengue fever is now the talk of the country. As the death toll is rising day by day yet the city corporation is taking not enough precautions lately. So far Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control And Research (IEDCR) has reported 7,450 dengue fever cases and at least 17 fatalities in Bangladesh. But the real number is higher. I have observed the death of a mother within 24 hours after elective caesarian section due to Dengue. As dengue was not diagnosed before the Continue Reading…..
Neonatal breast enlargement is sometimes common. Because At the ends of pregnancy there is a fall of estrogen level. It triggers the neonatal pituitary gland to secrete prolactin. It can happen up to 70% of cases. But that’s not the problem. It regresses usually within a few days. But the problems occur as the illiterate people try to squeeze the breast. They think milk will come out. And they invite infections. That’s when mastitis occurs. Neonatal mastitis is uncommon in educated well-developed countries. It Continue Reading…..
Hello Dear Readers, I hope you are all well. Today I will discuss the vaccine. An under-developed country like us has made Vaccination programme to eradicate some communicable infectious vaccine-preventable diseases. There are some bacterial and viral diseases which can be prevented by using vaccines. I will discuss thoroughly, If you have any questions please let me know in the comment sections below. What is The Vaccine? Simply, the vaccine gives us immunity against disease. It’s a special kind of Continue Reading…..
Pediatric Medicine deals with the kids and neonate. The neonates are the very vulnerable group of patients. A slight miscalculation can cause the drastic effect. As for example, Amikacin is commonly used in neonate ward. It is a nephrotoxic drug. So excess dose can cause serious damage to the kidney in neonates. Also, the fluid calculation is essential. Excess fluid can cause oedema and insufficient fluid can cause dehydration easily in pediatric and neonate group of patients. As the Intern doctors Continue Reading…..