Diagnose it yourself - DIY - The Baby That Can't Breathe
Test yourself with the case of a 5 month old with respiratory distress - with MCQs!
Lightening Strikes Twice!
Lightening strikes are literally 1 per million events. So I was shocked (ahem) recently when I had two presentations in the same day! Learn what to do about lightening strikes from a doctor caught in a freak storm.
Diagnose it Yourself - DIY - Bloaty
Have a go at diagnosing this patient with vague gastrointestinal symptoms. Quiz questions and real case based discussion included!
Diagnose it Yourself - DIY - Abdominal Pain
Our first 'long case' with quiz questions!
Births, Deaths and Miscarriages
The story of a junior doctor working a busy weekend in a district hospital
Three Tips for taking a Medical History
A first hand account of an abusive patient and family in the emergency department demanding opiates. Handled by a very scared junior grade doctor.
Sequence your Genome for $99 - My Story
Thinking of having your genome tested? Hear the story of a doctor who had his done.
almostadoctor 2.0 out now!
How to Get a Job In Australia or New Zealand
Career advice for junior doctors thinking of emigrating to Australia or New Zealand. From a doctor who did it.
Almostadoctor wins an award for doctor!
So, why do you want to move to Australia anyway?
MTAS (Moving to Australia Soon)
Why do so may doctors move to Australia and New Zealand?
Balanitis / bellenditis... you decide.
A problem of a personal nature...
What a lovely morning for the Opera
My feet hurt. No idea what it could be. But I did wear some high heels the other day.
Live to be 100. Maybe?
We examine ways that might help to extend your lifespan.
Dear Doctor - I get pains in my stomach, terrible headaches, feel nauseas, and just feel generally rotten. And it seems to happen every Saturday and Sunday morning. What is it?
How Not to be a Doctor - The Top 5 ‘struck-off’ stories
Almostadoctor crashes due to high demand!
A Quick Phone call
How not to present a patient over the phone.
Life as an FY1 - Better Safe Than Sorry
Have you ever broken anyone's legs whilst doing CPR? I did.
What happens when you get a grilling about where your fingers have been from your consultant in the middle of the ward round - and what you should do about it
Medical TV dramas aren’t actually very realistic [shock!]