An infant resuscitation shelf of new design is descriptionbed, together with notes on ancillary equipment.
In cases of refractory shock, where there is evidence of myocardial failure, the use of isoprenaline in conjunction with the supportive therapy as outlined, has proved of value.
The techniques of CVP measurement and its complications are discussed. Its application is briefly outlined.
The SGOT, SGPT and LDH levels have been found to be elevated in all 25 cases of heatstroke studied.
The use of sodium bicarbonate as a therapeutic agent is discussed.