Artists and anatomy through history. Was Leonardo Da Vinci the first Anatomist?
24 hours in the Liverpool Royal Southern Hospital casualty department, blood and guts shift in 1975. Although the times, people and process have changed – some things stay the same.
I am a doctor who questions a lot of medical dogma. Perhaps my own, somewhat sad medical story at least in part explains this oppositional personality trait. Valendar F Turner FRACS FACEM In 1950, when I was five years old, I had a virulent dose of measles. I remember being very sick with blobs of […]
Walt Whitman’s poem sings the praises of life as a metaphor for the long and fascinating history of cardiopulmonary resuscitation…
Sir William Osler teaches us to treat the patient, not the disease. Even if the patient is difficult.
The art of observation is central to the art of medicine, and William Osler was its greatest teacher. Here are some more lessons from the master.
William Osler teaches us that a sense of humor and fun helps doctors fight off stress, connect with others, and stops them from taking themselves too seriously.
The Master Word for success in medicine, according to William Osler, is Work. But in the Generation Y era of lifestyle above all else, isn’t work a dirty word?