Still a long way to go…

Readers of the KIDocs.org blog and the RuralDoctors.Net site will be in no doubt that I am a firm convert to the FOAMEd or free open access medical education concept. Much of the FOAMed material out there has been heavily biased towards resuscitation themes – such as airway management, massive haemorrhage, inotropes etc. Why is …

Who needs checklists?

“Good evening ladies and gentleman, this is your Captain speaking. We’re just getting ready for take off. My name is Captain Courageous and the First Officer today is Mr Jones. We’ve never actually worked together before but you’ll be pleased to know that we’ve nodded briefly at each other as we boarded the aircraft – …