Nuggets

ED Knowledge Nuggets are an informal educational tool set up by Jo Fellowes, an ACP at HEFT, aimed at all members of the emergency department with a focus on our nursing colleagues. If you want to produce a nugget get in touch @heftacp!

Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

References

Wyatt, J.P et al (2006)Oxford handbook of Emergency Medicine ISMN 978-0-19-920607-0 Oxford University Press page 150.

Crouch, R. (2009) Oxford handbook of Emergency Nursing ISMN 978-0-19-920349-9 Oxford university press. Pages 6, 159.

Joint British Diabetes Societies (2013) Inpatient Care Group The Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Adults Second Edition Update: September 2013

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust DKA Guidelines 2013

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

References

Brown, A. Cadgoan, M. (2011) Emergency Medicine Diagnosis and Management Sixth edition Hodder Education ISBN-13 978 1 444 120 134

Crouch, R. (2009) Oxford handbook of Emergency Nursing ISMN 978-0-19-920349-9 Oxford university press. Page 4

Wyatt, J.P et al (2006) Oxford handbook of Emergency Medicine ISMN 978-0-19-920607-0 Oxford University Press page 526.

Sepsis

References

Brown, A. Cadgoan, M. (2011) Emergency Medicine Diagnosis and Management Sixth edition Hodder Education ISBN-13 978 1 444 120 134

Crouch, R. (2009) Oxford handbook of Emergency Nursing ISMN 978-0-19-920349-9 Oxford university press. Page, 139

Wyatt, J.P et al (2006) Oxford handbook of Emergency Medicine ISMN 978-0-19-920607-0 Oxford University Press page 57.

CEM sepsis toolkit

Surviving Sepsis

Asthma

References

British Thoracic Society/Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (2014) SIGN 141 British guideline on the management of asthma A national clinical guideline October 2014 ISBN 978 1 905813 28 3

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/asthma/btssign-asthma-guideline-2014/

Brown, A. Cadgoan, M. (2011) Emergency Medicine Diagnosis and Management Sixth edition Hodder Education ISBN-13 978 1 444 120 134

Wyatt, J.P et al (2006)Oxford handbook of Emergency Medicine ISMN 978-0-19-920607-0 Oxford University Press pages 104-107.

Cholecystitis

References

Brown, A. Cadgoan, M. (2011) Emergency Medicine Diagnosis and Management Sixth edition Hodder Education ISBN-13 978 1 444 120 134

NICE (2014) Gallstone disease Guidelines CG188 https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg188

Wyatt, J.P et al (2006)Oxford handbook of Emergency Medicine ISMN 978-0-19-920607-0 Oxford University Press page 508.