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“As a nurse we have the opportunity to heal the mind, soul, heart, and body of our patients. Their families and ourselves. They may forget your name. 1,388 more words


20 Years: The MedFlight Mobile ICU Division

“It was 20 years ago today that I started as a Mobile ICU paramedic for MedFlight…they had just acquired the Riverside Methodist Hospital Critical Care Transport team where I had previously worked.   165 more words


Can we unload the knee with gait retraining?

Knee joint overloading is identified as a major risk factor for the development or progression of knee osteoarthritis (OA).  If you or your patients are having a hard time managing their mass and staying light on their feet, this can have consequences for the load on the lower extremity joints during weight-bearing activities. 917 more words


"Surgeons Are Red, Psychiatrists Are Blue"; I'm Voting Democrat, How About You?

My colleagues have been buzzing about this New York Times article reporting the political leanings of doctors. Researchers at Yale merged two databases: one of U.S. 248 more words



​Subdural #hematomia

Mostly cause due to trauma bike accident

Always use halimet

An acute subdural hematoma (SDH) is a clot of blood that develops between the surface of the brain and the dura mater, the brain’s tough outer covering, usually due to stretching and tearing of veins on the brain’s surface. 17 more words


Clinical Week 1

As promised, I’ll give you an overview of our first week in clinical. We started our first rotation in long term care on Thursday 10/13. We spend 2 days a week at our clinical facility, on the floor, providing patient care. 576 more words

#ANZSPM16 tweet chat: Medicinal cannabis and palliative care

In recent years scientific research into the effects of cannabinoids has been on the increase. Some would say that not-so-scientific research on the effects of cannabis has been underway for many hundreds of years, in many different countries and cultures. 932 more words