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Posts from the ‘human-condition’ Category

Dr Bawa-Garba: Who’s to blame when a medical tragedy occurs?

Checklists #ugh

We recommend reading Atul Gawande’s book ‘The Checklist Manifesto’. It’s a well written, fascinating story about the introduction of the WHO Safer Surgery checklist and the impact it had. This link will take you straight to Amazon if you want to buy a copy (other internet retailers exist!!) To understand the how human factors failed […]

via Episode 27: Checklists — phemcast

The Intern Oath

PHARM Podcast 188 Being Awake with Mitochondrial Eve

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PHARM Podcast 187 After too many drinks By Mitochondrial Eve


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Human factors in preventing complications in anaesthesia: a systematic review 2018

Forget Critical Care and Look after a Colleague in 2018!

Here’s a New Years resolution for you!

A colleague struggling? Dont walk away!

A Colleague clearly not coping? Dont look the other way this time!



You CAN make a difference even if it is only online! Be nice to each other at least! Dont throw colleagues under the bus! Call out others who do!

Operating theatre nativity scene!

( Scene Done by Stuart Gosling. ODP at King’s College Hospital.)

A Christmas Fairytale

Older patients do better when treated by female doctors

The story behind Australia’s first Nobel Peace Prize

Trainee Morale Report 2017 : Royal College of Anaesthesia

PHARM Podcast 186 Measuring Time By Mitochondrial Eve


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