Current affiliation: University of DundeeSubject: Medicine And Medical SciencesPrimary location: United Kingdom
Published in:Annals of Pediatric CardiologyPublication date:2016-01-01
A case of a 14 year old boy who has a heart attack after smoking synthetic cannabis... not the first and unlikely to be the last unfortunately.
Published in:BMJ Quality Improvement ReportsPublication date:2015-01-01
Improving the management of potentially fatal sepsis in small hospitals with low cost simple interventions.
Simple, low-cost interventions to improve care for patients in smaller hospitals who have just been discharged from intensive care units.
Published in:Case Reports in SurgeryPublication date:2015-01-01
A case in which an aneurysm was discovered some 30 years after a motor vehicle accident caused it. Caught in the nick of time, it was operated on w...
Published in:ANZ Journal of SurgeryPublication date:2015-02-23
Whilst normally they do not cause problems, gastric lipomas are rare causes of bleeding from the stomach.
Published in:Journal of Surgical Case ReportsPublication date:2015-01-18
Jejunal diverticula leading to near fatal bleeding.
Published in:JMM Case ReportsPublication date:2014-06-01
A rare bug called Yersinia enterocolitica causing an infected aneurysm that was treated with antibiotics and a minimally invasive procedure.
Published in:BMJ Case ReportsPublication date:2014-02-20
Whilst bowel perforation is a known complication of chemotherapy treatment for lymphoma, as shown in this case, it is also a rare complication of t...
Published in:BMJ Case ReportsPublication date:2013-12-16
Many doctors are familiar with the main causes of pancreatitis. However, there are a number of rarer causes that clinicians should remain aware of....
Published in:BMJPublication date:2014-02-12
The shift of postgraduate medical education to tick-box competency based progression has grave implications for the training and clinical expertise...
Published in:Medical TeacherPublication date:2013-10-24
We need to find ways to inspire more trainees into thinking about a career in medical education.
Published in:Case Reports in PediatricsPublication date:2016-01-01
A perplexing case of a neonatal collapse at five minutes of age, having had good APGAR scores at 1 minute.
Published in:ACG Case Reports JournalPublication date:2016-04-15
A rare case of of a primary small cell carcinoma of the pancreas presenting fatally with likely paraneoplastic features.