Medicine

Sep
22
A Comprehensive List of Investigations

A Comprehensive List of Investigations

Sometimes you just want to see a list of all the different investigations that exist so that you can remember that one test that you've forgotten to do. Well, here's that list.
1 min read
Sep
22
Discharge Summaries

Discharge Summaries

What may be the bane of a junior doctor's existence is actually quite important.
2 min read
Sep
22
Mental Status Examination (MSE)

Mental Status Examination (MSE)

Psychiatry doesn't have a traditional physical examination, instead, we are trying to objectively assess an individual's mental status.
4 min read
Sep
14
Obtaining Consults

Obtaining Consults

If you're ever struggling for what information should be included when you're asking for a consult from another team, then I've got a simple solution for you.
1 min read
Sep
14
Vancomycin Dosing

Vancomycin Dosing

You don't want to mess this up otherwise you might destroy someone's kidneys.
3 min read
Aug
31
Nasogastric Tubes

Nasogastric Tubes

These would be heinous uncomfortable.
4 min read
Aug
21
Which tubes for which blood tests?

Which tubes for which blood tests?

What tube do I need?!?
2 min read
Aug
09
Handover & ISBAR

Handover & ISBAR

A great structure for communicating clinical information to other clinical staff.
2 min read
Jul
27
My Review of the Joint Medical Program

My Review of the Joint Medical Program

Ever wondered what it's like to study Medicine at the University of Newcastle as part of the Joint Medical Program?
4 min read
Jun
26
Donning & Doffing

Donning & Doffing

A quick summary of the steps for donning and doffing.
1 min read