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Home of the 'Two Paeds In a Pod' Podcast from the Department of Paediatrics at the Royal Derby Hospital. Created by Sarah Simons, Geoff Burnhill and Ian Lewins this medical education podcast is aimed at health care professionals new to paediatrics or those who occasionally care for children as part of a wider healthcare role. This podcast is for medical education purposes only and should not replace advice you have received from a medical practitioner.

Home of the 'Two Paeds In a Pod' Podcast from the Department of Paediatrics at the Royal Derby Hospital. Created by Sarah Simons, Geoff Burnhill and Ian Lewins this medical education podcast is aimed at health care professionals new to paediatrics or those who occasionally care for children as part of a wider healthcare role. This podcast is for medical education purposes only and should not replace advice you have received from a medical practitioner.
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Home of the 'Two Paeds In a Pod' Podcast from the Department of Paediatrics at the Royal Derby Hospital. Created by Sarah Simons, Geoff Burnhill and Ian Lewins this medical education podcast is aimed at health care professionals new to paediatrics or those who occasionally care for children as part of a wider healthcare role. This podcast is for medical education purposes only and should not replace advice you have received from a medical practitioner.

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Episodes

Episode 35: The FORCE is strong in this one.

5/19/2019
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We had the pleasure of speaking with Mr Dan Perry, NIHR Clinical Scientist and Children's Orthopaedic Surgeon, about the Forearm Fracture Recovery in Children Evaluation (FORCE) study, and its importance as the first truly online trial.

Duration:00:19:44

Episode 34: Reducing knife crime

5/12/2019
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This week we spoke to the amazing Ana Waddington, Senior Sister in the Paediatric Emergency Department in the Royal London Hospital, about her work trying to reduce knife crime through basic life support teaching to young offenders in prison. If you want to get involved or know more about this inspiring project, you can contact Ana on Twitter - @alwaddington - or visit the Catch22 website: www.catch-22.org.uk

Duration:00:23:08

Episode 33: Antibiotic Myth Busting

5/5/2019
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We talk to Dr Alasdair Munro, Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, and attempt to bust some myths about antibiotic prescribing in children. If you only listen to one podcast about antibiotics in children - make it this one!

Duration:00:28:56

Episode 32: Diabetes in children

4/14/2019
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We talk to Dr Julie Smith, Consultant Paediatrician, about the recognition, investigation and management of the child presenting to ED or primary care with symptoms suggestive of diabetes. We also discuss insulin regimes, carbohydrate counting and insulin pumps.

Duration:00:28:57

Episode 31: Lung Function Testing

4/7/2019
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In this week's podcast we talk Dr Will Carroll, Consultant in Paediatric respiratory medicine about lung function testing. Who needs it, where should we do it, what test do they need, and what do all those funny loops *actually* mean.

Duration:00:25:45

Episode 30: Baby Checks

3/31/2019
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For those coming into paediatrics the newborn baby check can seem a daunting prospect. To help, we undertook a masterclass in NIPE checks with Neonatal Advanced Clinical Practitioner, Jane Lewins, who gave us the top-to-toe lowdown.

Duration:00:38:40

Episode 29: Paediatrics 2040

3/24/2019
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We talk to Dr Hannah Jacob about her work as Chair of the RCPCH Trainees Committee and how all paediatricians in training can and should get involved. We also discuss the future of Paediatrics in the UK with the Royal College's 'Paediatrics 2040' Project.

Duration:00:25:51

Episode 28: Petechiae In Children

3/17/2019
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We talk to Dr Tom Waterfield, PEM doctor and researcher from Queen's University, Belfast about the Petechiae In Children Study. We discuss the purpose and need for this study and Tom reveals how he's got some many recruits for it already. A must listen for anyone interested in research.

Duration:00:23:33

Episode 27: Rainbow NHS Badges

3/10/2019
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We talk again to Dr Mike Farquhar, this time about the Rainbow NHS Badges Project, discussing how the project came about, how organisations can get involved and why it is so important.

Duration:00:29:06

Episode 26: Triaging and treating children with Down's Syndrome

3/3/2019
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In the first episode of Season 2, we talk to EM/PEM Consultant Dr Elizabeth Herriven about the brilliant infographic she produced of 10 top tips for triaging and treating children with Down's Syndrome, and discuss her experiences with her daughter, Amy.

Duration:00:23:40

Episode 25: Rites of Passage

12/9/2018
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In our Season 1 finale we talk to Don't Forget The Bubbles co-creator, Dr Andy Tagg, about this year's most talked-about paediatric paper - just how long does it take for a plastic LEGO head to pass through an adult?? Read the full paper here: https://rdcu.be/bc3K7

Duration:00:16:50

Episode 24: The EpiPen is mightier than the Sword

12/2/2018
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It's everything allergy this week as we talk to Dr Donna Traves who talks us through the history and examination findings of children with possible allergies, and what we should and shouldn't do when treating them.

Duration:00:22:17

Episode 23: Cystic Fibrosis

11/25/2018
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We talk again to Paediatric Respiratory Consultant Dr Nigel Ruggins about his clinical passion - Cystic Fibrosis. In this podcast we cover the pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of CF and Nigel discusses the changes he's witnessed throughout his career.

Duration:00:25:14

Episode 22: Little Boy Blue

11/18/2018
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In the season of bronchiolitis, its important to remember that not every baby presenting to ED with breathlessness has bronchiolitis. Just occasionally the baby has a cardiac problem. Ian Lewins talks to Dr Gitika Joshi about an approach to the history, investigation and ED management of these babies.

Duration:00:25:50

Episode 21: I PREDICT a riot.

11/11/2018
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Ian Lewins talks to Dr Tessa Davis, consultant in PEM at Royal London Hospital about all things bronchiolitis. They review the recent paper published by the Australasian group PREDICT looking at recommendations for the investigation and management of infants with bronchiolitis presenting to the ED.

Duration:00:20:05

Episode 20: Stop! Hammer Time

10/28/2018
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Ian Lewins talks to the inspirational Simon Fleming (@OrthopodReg)about the #HammerItOut campaign and the importance of civility in healthcare.

Duration:00:24:58

Episode 19: Child Protection - Neglect

10/21/2018
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Plants might thrive on neglect but children certainly don't. In this episode Dr Julie Mott talks to Ian Lewins about how to spot features of neglect in paediatric patients and what to do next.

Duration:00:19:32

Episode 18: To Sleep, Perchance to Dream

10/14/2018
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We talk to Dr Mike Farquhar, Consultant in Paediatric Sleep Medicine, about the importance of sleep for shift workers and learn his top tips for getting a good night (or day's) rest. This podcast could quite literally help you live longer!

Duration:00:25:00

Episode 17: Research, huh, good god. What is it good for?

10/7/2018
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A man who knows nothing about research talks to another who knows a lot, when Ian Lewins cold calls the current Chair of PERUKI, Dr Damian Roland and comes away feeling enthused about research in PEM. He also discovers PERUKI is not a type of Pokemon.

Duration:00:22:40

Episode 16: The Terrible Tale of Vlad the Inhaler

9/30/2018
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Last week we attempted to make a diagnosis in the wheezy child. This week, Ian Lewins talks again to Dr Nigel Ruggins about the therapeutic options for the child with asthma, and discuss what their favourite colour of inhaler is.

Duration:00:20:47