Welcome to almost a doctor – the free medical encyclopaedia and other resources for medical students, doctors and healthcare professionals.
So, why do you want to move to Australia anyway? Ah yes. So, why do you want to move to Australia (or New Zealand) anyway? Often accompanied by the ‘Oh so you didn’t get into CMT / A+E / [insert name of desired training… read more
What a lovely morning for the Opera Back during my FY1 medicine attachment, I had the pleasure of looking after Mr C, a Chinese gentleman in his eighties, on the Stroke rehabilitation ward of our DGH. Not only had he had… read more
Nice Shoes My feet hurt. No idea what it could be. But I did wear some high heels the other day. read more
Diagnosis: Hilarious 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? read more
How Not to be a Doctor – The Top 5 ‘struck-off’ stories The latest GMC report on the state of Medical Education and Practice was released today, and it has become apparent that complaints against doctors have risen by 23% since 2010. Now I’m all… read more