Parkinson’s Disease

In this article, we will present several common scenarios involving Parkinson’s disease (PD) that F1 doctors might face on the ward or on call. We will no…

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Requesting scans

Requesting scans can be a scary daily occurrence for new doctors. It is one of few times where you liaise directly with a consultant.  When requesting…

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Dialysis Patients

Tips on Managing Dialysis Patients for Junior Doctors There is an increasing prevalence of end-stage kidney disease and it is therefore likely that you …

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Postnatal Patients

The management and review of postnatal women are usually straightforward. There are a few points specific to postnatal women that are important to conside…

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Microbiology Discussions

A lot of your time as an FY1 will be spent on the phone to various other specialities. You’ll come across patients with infections in all your rotations, …

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Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea is a very common complaint and may be the reason for a patient’s admission, or develop as a new problem during an inpatient stay. Diarrhoea rela…

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