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Dear Doctor - I get pains in my stomach, terrible headaches, feel nauseas, and just feel generally rotten. And itRead 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 apparentRead more.
Almostadoctor crashes due to high demand!
Firstly, sorry. Sorry we’ve been offline for a few days. It’s been literally driving me crazy. And we’ve been workingRead more.
A Quick Phone call
How not to present a patient over the phone.Read more.
Better Safe Than Sorry
Have you ever broken anyone's legs whilst doing CPR? I did.Read more.
What happens when you get a grilling about where your fingers have been from your consultant in the middle ofRead more.
Medical TV dramas aren’t actually very realistic [shock!]
In a research project that we all wish we could get funding for, medical student Matthew J Czarny has ‘systematicallyRead more.