Dr Anna Singleton, Emergency Medicine Advanced Trainee WHO defines burnout as a ‘state of vital exhaustion’ Burnout amongst doctors is as high as 50% Associated with negative outcomes for patients, institutions and the physician In some studies, >50% physicians reported … Continue reading
EATING DISORDERS As summer approaches, we all want to have a great beach body, but for some, it can be a life-threatening obsession. Today’s TED explored Eating Disorders and we were lucky enough to have Dr Warren Ward, Director of … Continue reading
EATING DISORDERS – What to know and expert update. features on DEMTEd.
(aka Social Media in medical education) As we start a new registrar term at the RBH, DEMTEd takes a look back at the final session of 2013.2. Does a Glass Full of #FOAM help the medicine go down? from Tranattack … Continue reading
This week DEMTEd took a look at troponins and chest pain workup using ‘accelerated diagnostic protocols’. Chest pain assessment and troponin testing: the status quo As of 2011, our guidelines in working up patients with possible acute coronary syndromes rely … Continue reading
Abdominal trauma session today in the emergency Thursday Ed video conference – and with the sort of resuscitation we can see in any facility, not just a trauma centre…… A 24 yr old footballer arrives by private transport after being injured in … Continue reading