This is the final post in our series about handover. There are lots of good systems around. This isn’t necessarily… Read more You’re only as good as your handover part III: The system
I’ve given some pretty terrible handovers in my time. I’ve heard some pretty bad ones to. But I’ve also seen… Read more You’re only as good as your handover part II: Giving a good handover
It doesn’t matter how much your patient improved since you took them on. That you had to do some pretty… Read more You’re only as good as your handover part I
Very few people enjoy being evaluated. Most of those who say they do, are either liars or not receiving proper… Read more Hate being judged? Why we need evaluation
A student on placement recently asked us what the best things to do during intern year are and I thought… Read more Intern survival advice
The room was eerily quiet. The only thing breaking the silence was my patients raspy breathing. A woman in her… Read more What do you say to someone who’s been given 2 months?
The house wreaked of urine, faeces and body odour. We wound our way in stepping over dog poo and holes… Read more Not all want to be helped
We had been called to a meat skewer lodged in someone’s throat. We found on scene an autistic schizophrenic with… Read more 10 minutes.
Hey guys, feel free to check out my other blog. It’s mostly short quotes and comments from patient’s or colleagues… Read more New blog!
It’s just like pizza shops and coffee: despite your best attempts, you expect to stumble upon a couple of bad ones. Just move on, and make the most of the great ones. Read more……