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Posts from the ‘Rural medicine’ Category

Taking ultrasound to remote communities

She doesnt want a Nespresso for Christmas

The End of the Road — Adventure Medic

Dr Anne Brants / Emergency Physician, Netherlands Dr Isla Madeleine Wormald / ACCS Trainee, UK This article is a brilliant reminder of why expeditions are such a challenging and interesting setting in which to practice medicine. Anna and Isla have done a great job of summarising the lessons to be learned, many of which will ring true to first-time and…

via The End of the Road — Adventure Medic

A message for all rural people as climate warms


Embodying the Three Rs in Fiji


The Remote Bad Stuff — The Collective

Last time Jodie Martin, Flight Nurse extraordinaire dropped by she shared one of our most popular posts ever. Jodie returns with a little on the Top End experience of sepsis. Time for a look at some remote medicine again. CareFlight provides the aeromedical service for the top half of the Northern Territory (NT) in Australia. […]

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Want to Become an Sono Star? — Broome Docs

I have some great news for you all – well those of you who live in Australia anyway. The use of bedside ultrasound has revolutionised the way I practice over the last 10 years. Sonography allows us to provide faster, safer and more timely care. This is especially true in remote and rural locations where…

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PHARM Podcast 143 Now you’re in Tofino with Andrea McGowan

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Queensland Rural Generalist Pathway training

For those interested in Rural Generalist Training but who are not already part of the pathway. Please note that positions in Cairns cannot be guaranteed at present. RGT Postgraduate Entry

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Rural Generalist Profile

Name Merrilee Frankish Speciality Rural Generalist, Procedural Obstetrics, General Practitioner How did you get to where you are? After completing high school in a small western town, I graduated 30 years ago from Queensland University and was bonded for five years. I had completed a bachelor of medical science in Papua New Guinea.…

via Dr Merrilee Frankish – Rural Generalist, Procedural Obstetrics, General Practitioner — C-Foam

Building Community Resilience with Careflight — KI Doc

Rural trauma – a high-speed vehicle roll over, a farming accident with a chainsaw, a gas BBQ explosion at the family picnic. These are all scenarios that may affect individuals & families…and the rural community. Occasionally a multi-agency event such as a bushfire, extreme weather event or other natural disaster will cause traumatic injuries and…

via Building Community Resilience with Careflight — KI Doc

Work for Royal Flying Doctor Service in tropical Cairns!




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#ICEM2016 EM in Africa – is the cart before the horse? by Dr Olive Kobusinge

#ICEM2016 Big skies and wide open spaces: reinventing rural EM – Dr Anne Smith

AVALANCHE! – Daniel Kornhall — Intensive Care Network

Kornhall's discusses the cause of an avalanche, the Avalanche Survival Curve and what this means in relation to reducing avalanche deaths, current statistics and avalanche pre-hospital medicine. The post AVALANCHE! – Daniel Kornhall appeared first on Intensive Care Network.

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Implementing Effective Safety Solutions

Emergency Medicine Literature of Note

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Medical education in the tropics

Rural General Practice

Thoughts and experiences on the journey to enlightenment



EM in Focus

time to get focused on your patients.


The ACEM Fellowship Exam Resource

Dr. Smith's ECG Blog

In memory of Dr John Hinds


"Live as if you will die tomorrow; Learn as if you will live forever"

Songs or Stories

Sharing the Science and Art of Paediatric Anaesthesia


In memory of Dr John Hinds

Liz Crowe

Wellbeing Counsellor and Educator


In memory of Dr John Hinds

EM Basic

Your Boot Camp Guide to Emergency Medicine

Medical Admission Note

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Ramblings from a gasdoc with interests in #anaesthesia, #intensivecare, #echo, #PHEM and #FOAM

pulmcrit – EMCrit

In memory of Dr John Hinds

Miss Chardy

Laughter in the Outback

The Collective

A Hive Mind for Prehospital and Retrieval Med

Bits & Bumps

Obstetrics and Gynaecology Podcast


A Free Open Access Medical Education Emergency Medicine Core Content Mash Up

Adventure Medic

Just another site


Or "How I'm Learning to Stop Worrying and Love Emergency Medicine"


A great site

Genevieve's anthology

Writings to amuse, teach, inspire and entertain.

JR Paramedic

In memory of Dr John Hinds

Monash Anaesthesia

In memory of Dr John Hinds


A topnotch site


Bringing the boring to emergency medicine


Navigating resuscitation

Doctor's bag

by Dr Edwin Kruys

EM nerd

In memory of Dr John Hinds

The Chart Review

In memory of Dr John Hinds

ETM Course

Emergency Trauma Management Course

The Doctor's Dilemma

Modern Medical Musings from Dr Marlene Pearce

Sim and Choppers

A blog combining medical education, simulation and helicopter retrieval medicine


Reflections of a Rural GP

Auckland HEMS

Unofficial site for prehospital care providers of the Auckland HEMS service

Rural Doctors Net

useful resources for rural clinicians

expensive care

end of life, ethics and communication in critical care

Nomadic GP

Adventures of a Rural Locum


Free Open Access Medical Education for Paramedics

Not just a GP

Why GP is the greatest job in the world

the short coat

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Bringing the Boring to EM