Dr Tamsin Lillie is a FRNZCUC currently in Malawi. We talk to her about her career in medicine, how she found Urgent Care and the charity work she is doing in Africa.
Why have I got swimmers ear, when I do not swim?
Torsion is a diagnosis not to miss. This is a good paper to review
In case you need some ideas for CPD, check out these ideas.
A good paper to read about antibiotic prescribing in children with LRTI and an opportunity to listen to the author of the paper
Professor Bruce Arroll tells us about his paper on the Emoqol 100 and how he uses it to screen for low mood.
Nostalgia used to be a medical condition.
Mastitis – with Dr Katie Fourie
Do you keep adequately hydrated during your shift? You should.
Read the paper – Hydration amongst nurses and doctors on call (the HANDS on prospective cohort study). El-Sharkawy A et al. Clin Nutr 2016 Aug;35(4):935-42 DOI: 10.1016/j.clnu.2015.07.007
Does a normal amylase/lipase rule out pancreatitis?