Emergency Room

Accident and Emergency in Need of Resuscitation

Simon Fairweather | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK
Simon Fairweather

I am a junior doctor. I love the siege-induced mentality of a busy department. I love the pressure of promptly assessing and treating patients in a li...

Home is Best

Elaine Benton | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elaine Benton

I've heard time and again about fellow Parkinson's sufferers experiencing devastating consequences from being hospitalised. From personal experience, I understand the severity and possible ramifications all too well after being hospitalised some months ago. Hospitalisation is something I try to avoid at all costs, but occasionally there is no choice.

Patient Knows Best...

Anna Bradley | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK
Anna Bradley

Whilst I am not absolving any of us of our part in clogging up waiting rooms unnecessarily or putting extra pressure on GPs by bothering them with our sniffles, changing our behaviour is clearly not just a matter of information and education.

Jessica Elgot

Don't Blame GPs For A&E Crisis, Says Burnham

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Politics

Shadow health minister Andy Burnham has admitted there were "problems" with the GP out-of-hours service reforms introduced by the Labour government, b...

Spirituality - Another Vital Sign on the Doctor's Checklist?

Tony Lobl | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

The machine, beeping steadily away in the background, reassuringly spells life. Suddenly it goes haywire. Something's wrong. The patient needs urgent...

The Olympic Grinch!

Labrinth | Posted 03.10.2012 | Home
Labrinth

I was lucky enough to carry the flame from Brent last Wednesday and I gotta say I've been on a bit of a high ever since.