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Building a connection: TREKK and NENA

Posted: Jun 30, 2015
June 2015 - Read the latest TREKK blog about connections made at this years NENA conference. Written by Manitoba Coordinator Laura Ebenspanger

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Does a child's cough sound like a barking seal? Could be croup

Posted: May 01, 2015
May 4, 2015 - This week's blog is contributed from the Cochrane Child Health Field and is about managing croup.

Tags: Croup, Infection
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Evidence-Based Treatments for Acute Otitis Media

Posted: Apr 24, 2015
April 27, 2015 - This week's blog is contributed from the Cochrane Child Health Field and is about treating acute otitis media (middle ear infection).

Tags: Acute Otitis Media, Otitis Media with Effusion, Otitis Media, Suppurative
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Making Medical Procedures Less Painful for Kids - Evidence for Clinicians

Posted: Apr 17, 2015
April 20, 2015 - This week's blog is contributed from the Cochrane Child Health Field and is about making medical procedures less painful.

Tags: Acute Pain
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Treating Gastroenteritis: Evidence for Clinicians

Posted: Apr 10, 2015
April 13, 2015 - This week's blog is contributed from the Cochrane Child Health Field and is about treatments for gastroenteritis.

Tags: Gastroenteritis
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Bicycle helmets – now that’s using your head!

Posted: Apr 02, 2015
April 6, 2015 - This week's blog is contributed from the Cochrane Child Health Field and is about bicycle helmet safety for children.

Tags: Head Injury, Severe Head Injury
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Useful tips for parents this holiday season

Posted: Dec 15, 2015
When to take your child to the ED and when to stay home? TREKK's Stephen Porter outlines helpful tips for parents this holiday season.

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Pediatric Respiratory Assessment Measure (PRAM) App

Posted: Dec 08, 2015
New App now available for iPhone and Android to facilitate the use of the PRAM tool for the assessment and management of acute asthma.

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EM Cases - Emergency management of pediatric seizures

Posted: Dec 02, 2015
Drs. Lawrence Richer and Angelo Mikrogianakis discuss the emergency management of pediatric seizures in this new podcast by EM Cases.

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TREKK e-update: November 13th 2015

Posted: Nov 16, 2015
Get up to date on new TREKK resources and upcoming blog topics. Read our latest e-update!

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New Resources on trekk.ca!

Posted: Nov 13, 2015
5 new evidence repositories and 1 bottom line recommendation now live on trekk.ca!

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TREKK co-director earns Royal Society honours

Posted: Sep 28, 2015
Dr. Shannon Scott, TREKK co-director, inducted into Canada's oldest and most prestigious scholarly institute.

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TREKK 2014-2015 Annual Report Highlights

Posted: Sep 01, 2015
TREKK 2014-2015 Annual Report Highlights - now available!

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TREKK featured on CTV Winnipeg

Posted: Jul 31, 2015
TREKK featured on CTV Winnipeg's monthly segment: Small Wonders

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New resources available on trekk.ca!

Posted: Jul 10, 2015
July 2015 - New resources are available on trekk.ca, including bottom line recommendations for procedural sedation (French), severe head trauma, and an evidence repository on thoracoabdominal trauma. Also, check out the new podcast by Dr. Samina Ali and Dr. Anthony Crocco on Pediatric Pain Management.

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New Resource - Bottom Line Recommendations for Procedural Sedation

Posted: Jun 24, 2015
June 2015- TREKK's bottom line recommendations for procedural sedation are now available on trekk.ca. Created by content advisors Dr. Lisa Evered & Dr. Maala Bhatt, this two page summary outlines key facts and recommendations for procedural sedation in children.

Tags: Procedural Sedation
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Podcast: Emergency Medicine Cases and The Neonatal Lazy Feeder

Posted: Jun 18, 2015
June 2015 - Join Dr. Anthony Crocco as he discusses an approach to the neonatal lazy feeder and why we should abandon the use of codeine in pediatrics as well as in breastfeeding mothers on this episode of Emergency Medicine Cases - Best Case Ever.

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Dr. Marilyn Li Pediatric Emergency Medicine Leadership Award

Posted: Jun 02, 2015
June 2015 - Dr. Terry Klassen is this year's recipient of the inaugural Dr. Marilyn Li Pediatric Emergency Medicine Leadership Award from the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians. Congratulations Dr. Klassen!

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CMAJ: Ultrasound or near-infrared vascular imaging to guide peripheral intravenous catheterization in children

Posted: May 25, 2015
May 2015: This months Canadian Medical Association Journal features TREKK meningitis content advisor Dr. Sarah Curtis and TREKK Director Dr. Terry Klassen and their study on ultrasound or near-infrared vascular imaging to guide peripheral intravenous catheterization in children.

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DKA Podcast on Emergency Medicine Cases

Posted: May 01, 2015
May 1st 2015 - Join TREKK content advisors Drs. Sarah Reid and Sarah Curtis as they discuss the treatment and management of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis in the emergency department with Dr. Anton Helman and Emergency Medicine Cases.

Tags: Diabetic ketoacidosis
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New! Multisystem Trauma Bottom Line Recommendations

Posted: Apr 02, 2015
April 7th, 2015 - bottom line recommendations for multisystem trauma are now available on trekk.ca

Tags: Multiple Trauma
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Emergency Medicine Cases Bronchiolitis Podcast

Posted: Feb 10, 2015
February 2015- Check out the latest pediatric podcast on the treatment and management of bronchiolitis from Emergency Medicine Cases as well as a bonus mini-podcast with Dr. Amy Plint.

Tags: Bronchiolitis
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Canadian Children Need Improved Pain Management in Emergency Departments

Posted: Jan 06, 2015
Young patients across the country are being undertreated for pain, according to a study by University of Alberta pediatrics researcher Dr. Samina Ali.

Tags: Procedural Sedation, Pain
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