“Stan, what’s the deal with negotiations…”

“Stan, If you don’t ask for what you want, don’t expect the Neurosurgeon, God or the Tooth Fairy (in that order) to do it for you…” Unfortunately no puntastic titles this time… I have had the fortune and privilege of working with doctors from different cultures and countries during my training in the NHS. The […]

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“Three little words…..”

As I wrote this, there was some very sad news that @docjohnhinds had died. So I am dedicating this post to him. He had inspired so many people in PHEM/EM community. Sorely missed but never forgotten…. Apologies, it’s been a while since I have posted anything primarily as I’ve been trying to get my head around […]

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“In Wenger we trust…”

This post is nod to my wife and the inlaws, who are big Arsenal FC fans…. What has Wenger got to do with medicine? Unfortunately I couldn’t find a tenuous link between Arsene and working in an ED, but Etienne Wenger does have a link. Jean Lave and Etienne Wenger are cognitive anthropologists who developed […]

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