Pecha-kucha SMACC 2013

Well my three ‘pecha kucha’ talks have been uploaded to the SMACC website at http://smacc.net.au/category/pk-talk Quite a novel format – only 20 slides, 20 secs each – 400 sec only for each talk Better than ‘death by powerpoint’ @ffolliet would be proud. SMACC2013 looks to be fun as well as bringing together critical care enthusiasts. …

“Smoking the Blue Cigar”

Two great things this week – first up, a new display arrived for my KingVision VL courtesy of the Australian distributors. Thanks guys – second, Dr Jamie Doube (former KI doc, often-time Antarctica medico and errant GP-surgeon) was back on KI for a few days before heading off on another Antarctic foray Did a quick …

Airway Audit

It’s a funny thing, working as a private practitioner but on contract to a hospital for anaesthetic and emergency services.¬†For one, there’s a constant tension between demands of running own business and the need to be available to the Hospital when required. Effective triage is key to this. Clarity over what is and what is …