Category Archives: Humour

IMAGING CASE OF THE WEEK

Full post describing the study at gomerblog.com …jokes aside, there is actually a real study on “changes in anal sphincter tone at induction of anaesthesia” – but it was done on the patients, not the anaesthetists…

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QUOTE OF THE MONTH

I had the good fortune to visit the Museum of 1990s Trauma Care over the past two days. It's called #ATLS. Fascinating historic artifacts. — Bill Hinckley (@UCAirCareDoc) December 5, 2014

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ANYONE CAN LEARN CPR

ANYONE can learn CPR

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A LETTER TO THE EDITOR…

Anyone who knows the frustrations of submitting a paper to a review panel of a peer reviewed journal must read this letter to the editor. It quite accurately describes one’s feelings during the review process. As the letter says: “We … Continue reading

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TOO MUCH?

CPR teaching videos taken too far?

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OBSTETRIC EPIDURAL

From the Danish duo Wullfmorgenthaler. Being Danish, they’re not always SFW. And often just bizarre and weird. But sometimes very funnny. This one helps me get through my obstetric night shifts, with their commotio cerebri regimen pager calls (i.e., about … Continue reading

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LESSONS FROM EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTS

Ruralflyingdoc, aka Dr. Gerry Considine, has a post on his blog to lighten up your Friday. Listing “things I (and others) have learnt from working in Emergency Departments”. A lot of classics there. Continuously updated.

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RANDOM MEDICAL NEWS

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BEST VISUAL PAIN SCALE. EVER.

Allie Brosh at Hyperbole and a half made an emergency department visit with her sick boyfriend and wrote Boyfriend Doesn’t Have Ebola. Probably, which includes a great analysis of the current visual pain scale. She is also proposing an awesome … Continue reading

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BRUCE LEE ON AIRWAY MANAGEMENT

Not really, but this great piece came just in time for the weekend: Dr. Minh Le Cong writes on Airway Kung Fu – The Way of the Laryngoscope.

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