BRUE – Brief Resolved Unexplained Event

Previously known as ALTE (apparent life-threatening event). BRUE refers to brief events in infants, such as when a baby stops breathing for a few seconds, that are unexplained and rarely associated with underlying medical problems. Read more about BRUE including what is low risk, what to look for and management.

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Acute Compartment Syndrome

Compartment Syndrome is a painful condition that occurs when pressure within the muscles builds to dangerous levels. This pressure can decrease blood flow, which prevents nourishment and oxygen from reaching nerve and muscle cells. Read more about Acute compartment syndrome

 

Acute compartment syndrome