Respond to Emotion by Naming It. The NURSE acronym represents a series of well-studied skills for responding to emotion - a valuable toolkit for empathy.
Mindfulness and the emergency healthcare professional, Chapter 6: defining the terms and choosing the right tools for the job
Structure Difficult Conversations. Adding structure, and continually orienting yourself and your counterpart to that structure is so valuable in tough conversations
Carl Gunnar Engström (1912 – 1987) was a Swedish physician and engineer; inventor of the Engström universal respirator a positive pressure mechanical ventilator
Getting started in a difficult conversation, is at least half the battle. Here are the 3 most valuable strategies for navigating the back half of any difficult conversation.
October 2021 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Chest X-ray interpretation with Neha Ray, MD and Bradley Harris, MD
Mindfulness and the emergency healthcare professional, Chapter 5 - decision time - take the red pill, and down the rabbit hole
Ernst Ferdinand Sauerbruch (1875-1951) was a German thoracic surgeon. Eponyms: Sauerbruch chamber, Sauerbruch hand, Sauerbruch grip to name a few...
Guillaume Dupuytren (1777-1835) was a French Surgeon. Eponymously associated with Dupuytren's contracture (disease)
Mindfulness and the emergency healthcare professional, Chapter 4: neuroanatomical changes with meditation - what does the research say?
Often the hardest part of any difficult conversation is just getting started. In the time-pressured world of healthcare, embarking on a difficult conversation is a particularly daunting prospect.
Funtabulously Frivolous Friday Five 337 - Just when you thought your brain could unwind, enter the medical trivia of FFFF.