Westmead ‘ACE the OSCE’ Course

“ACE THE OSCE DAY” “A NEW INTENSIVE CRASH COURSE FOR THE OSCE EXAM” Register Interest in the Course Click Here Course Overview During the Crash course (intensive) 8-hour program, we will learn together using gaming (no ‘death by power-point’), trial OSCEs/Sims and coaching for deliberate practice.   OSCE facilitators will seek to model good behaviours in the 1.5 hours … More Westmead ‘ACE the OSCE’ Course

Practice “kindfulness”

Originally posted on Dr Nikki Stamp:
I met a delightful colleague recently who introduced me her term ‘kindfulness’ which I immediately fell in love with. Her idea that so much toxic culture and therefore toxic outcomes results from a failure of kindness, both towards ourselves and towards others. She advocates for the widespread, indiscriminate practice…

Resus @ the Park (Sydney): 26th – 28th October

Top Inspirational Emergency and Critical Care Speakers are coming to Sydney in October. Get your tickets now (early bird registrations are out but not long for this world) Dates – 26th (Workshops), 27th and 28th October 2016 Location – Luna Park, Sydney Registration and Details – CLICK HERE Thanks to Prof Paul Middleton for organising … More Resus @ the Park (Sydney): 26th – 28th October

Trauma Prevention

Real-life stories to shock school students ‘bstreetsmart event’ August 16 – 18 2016 Qudos Bank Arena, Homebush NSW high school students will hear confronting real-life stories from former hospital patients, who have survived a car crash but have been left with life-long spinal or brain injuries, as part of a three-day road safety education program. … More Trauma Prevention

Acute Hyperkalaemia Review

Background Over 95% of the total body potassium content is intracellular. The amount of potassium in the body is regulated by renal glomerular filtration and tubular potassium excretion. The steroid hormone aldosterone which enhances renal secretion of potassium. Other factors which can affect renal excretion of potassium include sodium excretion in the kidney, dietary potassium intake and … More Acute Hyperkalaemia Review