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SMACCUS : Feeling the FOAM love

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Writing this post from O’Hare Airport on my way back to Broome after SMACCUS.  40 hours in an aluminium tube….  [Kevin Fong has re-analysed the safety of air travel, so I’m feeling relatively safe… a bus would be safer!] Looking back on the conference of the year.  There were some great moments, some spectacular ideas […]

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Awesome Ultrasound Learning

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Hi All This is a quick post to let you know about a few great Ultrasound resources that are out there. Sure everyone knows about the Ultrasound Podcast – unless you are a subpetrous life form! But – there are a number of really nice, lesser known, well made educational Ultrasound sites out there.  So […]

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Emergency Trauma Management Course

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Are you a GP, maybe a locum who spends time moonlighting in ED?  Do you work in an area that has no dedicated trauma service – hence you may be it one day? Or are you a trainee – a young doctor wanting to go bush or into Emergency training? Have you done the EMST […]

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SMACC Chicago – it’s heating up

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Greetings readers I have been on a bit of R&R on the run into Xmas and trying to avoid the Internet for a few weeks! Today though I have come out of hibernation to remind you that the biggest and brightest conference is coming soon… in June 2015. That may seem like a long way […]

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The Birthday Bet

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I am working on a post about risk and decision-making and I need your help. I am trying to get a feel for the risk numeracy of the average doctor – I realise that none of my readers is “average” but please take the time to read the following scenario and give me an honest […]