Monthly Archives: February 2013

Chronic exertional compartment syndrome

CECS is a form of exercise-induced ischaemia within a fascial compartment, caused when the fascia cannot stretch to accommodate the increase in volume caused by muscle contraction and swelling during exercise. Presentation: Pain that occurs after a set duration of … Continue reading

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Imaging in children with UTI: NICE guidance

Ultrasonography: Everyone <6 months, and recurrent infections (see below) in children >6 months.   Urgent ultrasonography (at time of the infection): < 3 yrs with atypical infection (see below) or <6 months with with recurrent infection (see below).     … Continue reading

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