The health literacy of our patients is an important consideration in urgent care.
What are the red flags when we see a patient with torticollis?
SUFEs will often first present in primary care and are easily missed.
Not everything that comes through UC is urgent, but knowing a little about these out-of-scope topics is still necessary.
a news article from Whaikaha about data from the Ministry of Health – Manatū Hauora on COVID-19 on case rates, hospitalisations and mortality rates for people who receive Disability Support Services. There are links to the report
Thank you those who responded. This year a record 150 doctors replied to the workforce survey. Nine were General Practitioners, 73 were Fellows of the College and this year we divided registrars into senior (34 replies) and junior (16 replies). This represents about 3/8 of RNZCUC members but may not be directly comparable to last…
Looking for and identifying a hypopyon is an important part of the UC eye exam.
We should all know how to do Seidel’s test in urgent care.