What is learning in med ed?

I’ve just enrolled in the University of Dundee distance PGCert in MedEd. It’s a little daunting at first. Moodle is a visual cacophony. The first activity is to ask ourselves…

Go to the goitre

  Giselle Oyter is a 49 year old woman who complains of sweaty palms, hot flushes and anxiety for the past 2 months. Her periods have been a bit irregular…

Brain no functioning

Based on Year 3 Imperial, Week One teaching at Hillingdon A 29 year old man (Mo Tourist) is BIBA (brought in by ambulance) following a motor cycle accident. His helmet…

Hay Fever vs GCSEs

A 16 year old boy has his GCSEs coming up and feels his hayfever is stopping him from concentrating. He has tried antihistamines before with some success, but he is…

The seven month itch

A 7 month old boy has suffered with eczema for at least three months. It was all over his body, including the trunk, all four limbs and face. There was…