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RCGP annual conference

At the recent Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Annual Conference the results of a poll on public preferences of GP services were presented. The poll, of 1,022 people in Scotland, found that most people value continuity of care and would rather see the same GP each time they attend the practice. 19 more words

Scottish Health & Social Care

How Did I End Up Here?

Y’all.

I’m in the middle of a crisis right now.

I’m not entirely sure what I want to do with my future anymore.

Never in a million years did I ever think that I would be reconsidering my “definite” decision of pursuing Ophthalmology as a career. 1,055 more words

Black Man M.D.

Things I Learned (or remembered Learning) This Week...

  1. Over the last several years, hospitals have cut down on distributing formula goodie bags to parents.   Why?  They were finding that this among other factors, was contributing to decreased rates of ESTABLISHING breastfeeding in the early days of life for mom and baby.
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Medicine

VA Ambulatory Report - Polyarthritis and Drug Induced Lupus

Case Summary: Thank you Alicia for presenting your clinic patient a 20 yo F with refractory epilepsy presenting with subacute migratory polyarthritis after starting Oxcarbazepine concerning for Drug-Induced Lupus on top of SLE. 385 more words

Morning Report

Healthcare & Volatility

Working At Scale

General Practice / Primary Care has been around for a long time in the UK (since 1911).  It is currently going through a massive transition due to funding cuts by the government, the pressures of having to deal with today’s needy patients and the increased work load being transferred from Secondary Care to Primary Care. 1,547 more words

Medicine

Diamond Physicians for Best Health Insurance Plan for Individuals

Diamond physicians present one of the most beneficial and advantageous Texas health insurance plans for individuals. There are so many reasons which amplify the advantages of choosing these trust concierge doctors in Texas over others. 438 more words

Healthcare Doctors

VA Ambulatory Report 10.4.17 - Nephrotic Syndrome

Thanks to Akshai for presenting an interesting case of a 41 yo F with subacute bilateral leg swelling found to have nephrotic syndrome in the process of being evaluated for the underlying cause. 444 more words

Morning Report