Sep 23, 2019
Have you visited any of your past patients or their families in their homes?
Would this be difficult?
What might you learn?
Medicine is mostly a series of stories of people’s lives. This is a privilege we often overlook. In Intensive Care we usually only have a glimpse into each life, an almost unrecognisable flash...
Aug 29, 2019
What do you do for your patients around their dying experience?
Do you celebrate their lives and support those left behind in grief?
Could you bring more humanity to your ICU?
Whilst you and your ICU colleagues likely act with kindness much of the time, I suspect listening to this podcast will have you wondering...
Jul 22, 2019
Today’s guest is Scott Weingart, the pioneer podcaster in the intensive care field through his EMCrit podcast.
Scott is an ED Intensivist from New York, where he is Chief of the Division of Emergency Critical Care at Stony Brook Hospital and a Professor of Emergency Medicine at Stony Brook Medicine. Scott has devoted...
May 24, 2019
To help raise awareness about #CrazySocks4Docs this episode’s guest is Dr Geoff Toogood.
Geoff is a Cardiologist at Peninsula Health and in Private Practice in Melbourne, Australia. He is also a Board Member of South West Health Care, Ambassador for Beyond Blue and Ambassador for Masters Swimming Victoria. He is both...
May 12, 2019
On International Nurses Day, please listen to Jo Stewart, the Clinical Nurse Unit Manager at the ICU in which I work - Frankston Hospital.
On May 12th, the date that commemorates the birthdate of Florence Nightingale, we celebrate every single one of the many nurses who support and care for us when we are sick. Pretty...