Guest Post. Positive feedback

It seems almost every day that a negative healthcare story makes its way into the headlines; missed diagnoses; missed opportunities; repeated failings that suggest a lack of learning from previous serious incidents. While the issues raised by these stories may be significant, the articles rarely present a balanced account. The distorted information is presented for […]

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Don’t Forget the Bubbles – new paediatric website

Today saw the launch of Don’t Forget the Bubbles, a new paediatric website.  The aim of DFTB is to get more people involved in delivering high quality online education – it’s a collaborative, free, open access (FOAM) resource. The taster content available already gives you an idea of what’s to come.  There are useful quick […]

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Flying the nest

So, on a tangent from statistics and not relating to names, management or critical appraisal, I was wondering about transition of adolescents from paediatric care to adult specialities, and was filled with a sense of loss. There have been lots of people tell stories of how the move away from the managed care of community […]

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