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Back to Hospital

Yesterday M and I had been married for a whole year! To celebrate, we ate out at Frankie and Benny’s and had a game of ten-pin bowling whilst A stayed at my parents house for a few hours. 183 more words


Stuffed Red Peppers with Balsamic Glaze...

I’ve always grown and cooked with fresh herbs but never appreciated them the way they deserved prior to dissecting. I simply can’t afford to cook with salt. 325 more words

Aorta Healthy

Distinguish Aorta vs IVC: walls, spine, branches, location. #pocus #foamed #foamus #meded

Trying to evaluate for volume status or AAA in the long axis?  Probe should be just subxiphoid with the indicator pointed to the patient’s head.  For the IVC rock back and point the probe a bit towards the patient head.   129 more words


A's Second Op.

A had woken up at around 1:00 am. He was taken off the ventilator shortly after he woke, so by the time M and I went to see him in PICU (Intensive Care) he had one less tube hooked up to him. 199 more words


A's Op.

At 8:30 am A was prepped for his operation.

My 4 day old baby boy was having major surgery.

M and I walked alongside A who was being pushed in his cot by the nurses at Glenfield Hospital away from Ward 30 and towards the theatres. 201 more words