101 Reflective Lessons from a Year with Sydney HEMS. Part One: Education.

St.Emlyn's - Emergency Medicine #FOAMed

  I had never really had an urge to work in the prehospital environment, I’ll be honest. As someone scared of flying the idea of helicopters did not appeal and on the whole I was quite happy in my temperate,...
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JC: Does every appendicitis need admission? St.Emlyn’s

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In recent years there have been great efforts amongst researchers in improving the diagnosis of appendicitis in the ED. A range of clinical risk scores, biomarkers and imaging techniques have been tested to improve our ability to make the diagnosis1....
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JC: Clots in Pots gets Top Spot. Thromboprophylaxis at St.Emlyn’s

St.Emlyn's - Emergency Medicine #FOAMed

Every so often, a paper comes along that contradicts your gut feeling and/or current practice and makes you really think hard. That happened to me this weekend. You may have previously seen or heard us in Virchester espouse the virtue...
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