“Contradictory to the Anzac spirit”: Perth anaesthetist Dr Divya Sharma hits out at “small-minded thinking” in India travel ban – Mornings – ABC Radio

Dr Divya Sharma, an anaesthetist, has penned a withering open letter, describing the threat of penalties for Australians trying to return from India as “racist and inhumane” and accusing the Government of “woeful inadequacies”. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/radio/perth/programs/mornings/dr-divya-sharma-india-travel-ban/13330500

Occupation violence in health care – one nurses’ story of creating change

@wrapemtweet talks with advocacy superstar and nurse Lita Olsson about the tricky and sometime harrowing topic of occupation violence in health care.… Occupation violence in health care – one nurses’ story of creating change

Emergency tracheostomy management cognitive aid – Jonathan M Graham, Caleb M Fisher, Tanis S Cameron, Trevor G Streader, Stephen J Warrillow, Caroline Chao, Christine Knee Chong, Louise Ellard, Jerome L Hamoline, Kristy A McMurray, Damien J Phillips, Jacqueline M Ross, Quevy Vu, 2021

Emergency tracheostomy management cognitive aid – Jonathan M Graham, Caleb M Fisher, Tanis S Cameron, Trevor G Streader, Stephen J Warrillow, Caroline Chao, Christine Knee Chong, Louise Ellard, Jerome L Hamoline, Kristy A McMurray, Damien J Phillips, Jacqueline M Ross, Quevy Vu, 2021 — Read on journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0310057X21989722

Emergency Airway Management in Patients with COVID-19: A Prospective International Multicenter Cohort Study | Anesthesiology | American Society of Anesthesiologists

Emergency Airway Management in Patients with COVID-19: A Prospective International Multicenter Cohort Study | Anesthesiology | American Society of Anesthesiologists — Read on pubs.asahq.org/anesthesiology/article/doi/10.1097/ALN.0000000000003791/115613/Emergency-Airway-Management-in-Patients-with-COVID

3 Batteries in the Multiverse — Songs or Stories

It is the longest time since a post. Because of reasons of course. All of the boring reasons. And I would like to pretend that this post heralds the resumption of really regular posts. It does not. This site is a great location after doing a talk though because I can easily put up all […]Continue reading “3 Batteries in the Multiverse — Songs or Stories”

Asthma drug budesonide shortens recovery time in non-hospitalised patients with COVID-19 — PRINCIPLE Trial

Inhaled budesonide, a common corticosteroid, is the first widely available, inexpensive drug found to shorten recovery times in COVID-19 patients aged over 50 who are treated at home and in other community settings, reports the PRINCIPLE trial in 1,779 participants. — Read on http://www.principletrial.org/news/asthma-drug-budesonide-shortens-recovery-time-in-non-hospitalised-patients-with-covid-19/

Emergency cricothyroidotomy and conversion tracheostomy in a patient with COVID-19: a case report | HKMJ

Hong Kong Med J 2021;27:Epub 7 Apr 2021 https://doi.org/10.12809/hkmj209062 Hong Kong Academy of Medicine. — Read on http://www.hkmj.org/earlyrelease/hkmj209062.htm

Why I had a COVID-19 vaccine when my turn came | InSight+

One of the most significant individual contributions that most of us can make to the lives and security of all the members of our community is to get vaccinated against COVID-19, writes Will Cairns — Read on insightplus.mja.com.au/2021/12/why-i-had-a-covid-19-vaccine-when-my-turn-came/