~Approximately 1-pound premature baby girl presents to EMS in towel with gasping respirations. Fire crew suctioned, dried, and cut the cord. Patient is cyanotic and limp, without palpable pulse. Patient transferred immediately to unit and ventilated. Chest compressions also started. Patient began grunting during ventilation and color improved from cyanotic to red. Upon arrival at ER patient has weak cry, is opening eyes, and moves all extremities.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Sunday, September 18, 2011
There isn't much incentive to go outside when it's miserably hot and dry, but we thought yesterday's rain(hooray!) might entice a few bugs to venture out, making the perfect opportunity to try out our brand-new bug-huts.
First, assemble your bug-hunting team. (Coordinating outfits optional.)
I handed out the nets and after a few failed attempts, Mikea caught a moth!