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almostadoctor is an exciting, innovative project, which aims to create the ultimate free online medical resource for medical students, junior doctors, nurses and medical professionals.

Free revision notes for medical students! This section contains medical student notes for OSCE's , body systems and for medical finals to help you revise

Free revision notes for medical students on clinical disease and for medical finals, to help you revise

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Does a treatment really work? A brief introduction to medical statistics

Assessing actual patient outcomes is difficult. Coming up with data is time consuming, expensive, and full of potential pit-falls. And then using medical statistics to understand those figures is even more tricky. When a new study is published, it usually compares the new treatment or medication to the previous best method, and thus the gains are often very modest. And then to complicate things even further, it often quotes the results as an ‘odds ratio’. This is a concept that is often poorly understood.

almostadoctor now (almost) just like wikipedia

Almostadoctor has opened up editing to all users – like Wikipedia! But don’t worry about content quality – it still has to pass one of our editors before it goes ‘live’ to the website and app.
Until now, only registered users could edit articles. But we understand that registering is a hassle. And we want to keep out content as up-to-date and relevant as possible. So we’re making it easier than ever for you to help us to do that...

Births, Deaths and Miscarriages

Wow. What a weekend. In fact, its just a Friday night. There’s the rest of it is still to come.
So, it started about 4pm. I was sleeping, having just done the second of my four night shifts in A+E. My phone rang. I didn’t hear it. I was asleep. It rang again. And then again. I wearily checked my answerphone. It was the surgical rota coordinator.  Oh, this isn’t going to be good. I’m an A+E doctor. And the surgical rota coordinator needs to speak to me urgently. Better give her a ring back...