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Lightening Strikes Twice!

Lightening Strike

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.

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Three Tips for taking a Medical History

I don’t often write an article with ‘tips’ for a ‘skill’. Almostadoctor tends to be made up of concise lists of facts. Which is useful. But skills are more difficult to acquire. And not...

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almostadoctor needs you!

almostadoctor needs the help of volunteers like you so we can provide you with such great resources for the incredible price of… free! There are loads of ways that you can get involved. You don't...

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Give me morphine!

A vial of Morphine
A vial of Morphine

A first hand account of an abusive patient and family in the emergency department demanding opiates. Handled by a very scared junior grade doctor.

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