I teach my registrars to be aware how a consultation is making them feel: that can give valuable clues to the patient’s own emotional state.
Hospitals are no longer safe places for their staff, warns Simon Danczuk.
First responders are at serious risk of developing PTSD during events like the Paris attacks.
It takes a lot to make a doctor angry – by definition they must be calm under pressure. Yet the health secretary has managed it.
The first walk-out will begin on 1 December with another two dates marked out for later in the month.
An exception to this doctor’s no-dogs rule was Hector, a white miniature poodle belonging to Gordon and Irene Ives.
Better scheduling around school holidays, maternity and paternity cover, and leave to care for elderly parents should all be available to those who work in a modern, representative legislature.
I don’t want her help.
I worked 72 hours a week in the bad old days, and it was not compatible with patient safety or personal health.
In real terms, junior doctors will likely still be worse off.
In 2004, Britons drank more than at any other time in the past century, thanks in part to the habits of the children of the Eighties.
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