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Posts from the ‘Rural medicine’ Category

Snake bite!

We’ve had a spate of snake bites on Kangaroo Island over the holiday period. So I thought it would be worth reviewing snake bite management. Not least because I’ve had some sensible suggestions from my colleagues at Raptor Domain / KI Birds of Prey who run South Australias only ‘in-flight’ bird display AND offer a…

via Snake Bite in Rural Hospital — KI Doc

The Collingrove agreement

Realities of Outback flying

A new career in the sky and Outback in 2018? Why not?

Remote nurse does self thrombolysis for STEMI!

Rheumatic Heart Disease

This talk was recorded live on the second day at DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself at Josh is a paediatric infectious disease specialist from Darwin in the…

via Rheumatic Heart Disease at DFTB17 — Don’t Forget the Bubbles

A perfect Airway Storm up North

This episode I reflect upon a really tough airway case. I have asked a number of airway gurus from the FOAMed community to comment on the logistics and plan to manage this case. Thanks to Tim Leeuwenburg, Rich Levitan, Roger Harris and Dr Richard Lewis of their contributions. The patient 50 year old woman with…

via Clinical Case 143: a Perfect Airway Storm — Broome Docs

Commando Doc joins ranks of rural generalists in Oz

PHARM Podcast 184 Bush Doctors


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PHARM Podcast 183 When to intubate the Hulk

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50 yrs since Australian Referendum by Dr Louis Peachey

Why role models matter

ACRRM-RDAA Rural registrar of 2017!

Flying out to help rural communities

PHARM Podcast 182 Prehospital Ketamine for Profound Agitation

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