“CLANGERS OF WELLBEING” DURING COVID TIMES

Lockdowns, social distancing and vaccinations have only just begun to curb this pandemic. This past year, wellbeing for many has suffered or fallen by the wayside. This is when we need nature’s 7 doctors to help and support our wellbeing which are: 1. Sunshine 2. Exercise 3. Air 4. Water 5. Rest 6. Diet 7. Laughter […]

Emergency Medicine in a changing world

Will we have a safer more responsive emergency care system when we come out the other side of Covid?  I have to believe we can, but it needs us to keep pushing. It is entirely possible that we will be in a third wave before the much-anticipated vaccine has any significant impact on our ability […]

Same Day Emergency Care (SDEC), a guest blog from Dr Cliff Mann, National Clinical Advisor, NHS E/I

For some years now clinical teams in the UK have been changing the paradigm of acute illness management. When  I was a young doctor all patients with a ‘serious’ illness would be admitted to hospital. A typical take  in medicine, paediatrics and O&G would include pneumonia, ?SAH, febrile convulsion, D&V, and early pregnancy bleeding. Nowadays, […]