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Grace Under Pressure – Medicine in the Spotlight

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Last night, together with our students and some staff we read the play Grace under Pressure. This is a powerful verbatim theatre work by David Williams and Paul Dwyer,...
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Pearls of Wisdom From Four Women Who Have Lost a Physician...

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Enjoy this lovely article by Dr Michael Myers, a psychiatrist who specializes in physicians' health and has cared for doctors for many decades now. He brings his wealth of...

Nurturing Nature

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Yesterday I went out kayaking with my daughter. It was an experience that I have always found uplifting to the mood and joyful to my heart. We go to...

Compassion, empathy and sympathy – what do they truly mean?

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As a profession, medicine is beginning to be aware that we must care for the whole person, if we are to truly practise the art and science of our...

The responsibility of our role as medical educators: Cows, coffee and...

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I recently took part in a “rural taster”, an exercise in which medical educators and medical students spend time together in the country. Part of the role of the...

Can the healthcare system become a compassionate workplace?

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The idea of creating a “compassionate workplace” is currently popular and it is well worth us exploring in healthcare. The Huffington Post reporting on the subject recently cited a study...

Medical training is more stressful than the army

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A recent systematic literature review of physician suicide confirmed that doctors now have the highest suicide rate of any profession and stated that: "It's very surprising that the suicide rate among...
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Resilient Doctors – tough & strong or sensitive & caring?

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‘Resilience’ is the latest buzz word and ‘must have’ training for doctors. The General Medical Council in the UK wants ‘emotional resilience’ training for medical students so that tomorrow’s...
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Dealing with the tension of being on call

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I always found it really stressful to be on call for emergencies, until I learned a different way to deal with the tension of being on call. Working ridiculous hours We...
Photo by Alan Johnston for article by Dr Anne Malatt on Being Part of the System

Being part of the ‘system’

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We are all part of the ‘system’. In truth, we are part of several living systems, which form a complete and interconnected whole. As doctors, we have been trained to...

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