Pediatric SVT

This case is written by Drs. Laura Simone and Olivia Ostrow. They are both Pediatric Emergency Physicians at Toronto's Sick Kids Hospital. Why it Matters SVT is the most common pediatric dysrhythmia that we see in the ED after sinus tachycardia. But sometimes, in very young children and infants, it can be hard to distinguish … Continue reading Pediatric SVT

Learner-Consultant Communication

This case was written by Dr. Jared Baylis. Jared is currently a PGY-4 in emergency medicine at UBC (Interior Site - Kelowna, BC) and is completing a simulation fellowship in Vancouver, BC. Twitter - @baylis_jared + @KelownaEM Why It Matters Referral-consultant interactions occur with regularity in the emergency department. These interactions are critically important to … Continue reading Learner-Consultant Communication

Pediatric Viral Myocarditis

This case is written by Dr. Adam Cheng. Adam Cheng, MD, FRCPC is Associate Professor, Departments of Paediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary.  He is also Scientist, Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute and Director, KidSIM-ASPIRE Simulation Research Program, Alberta Children’s Hospital.  Adam is passionate about cardiac arrest, resuscitation, simulation-based … Continue reading Pediatric Viral Myocarditis