For years, patients have suffered with an inability to burp. Now, a new syndrome has been described, including a cure!
Test yourself with the case of a 5 month old with respiratory distress – with MCQs!
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.
Have a go at diagnosing this patient with vague gastrointestinal symptoms. Quiz questions and real case based discussion included!
Our first ‘long case’ with quiz questions!
The story of a junior doctor working a busy weekend in a district hospital
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A first hand account of an abusive patient and family in the emergency department demanding opiates. Handled by a very scared junior grade doctor.