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Writing a complaint response

How do you write a response to a complaint from a patient? Our medico-legal advisers explain all in the MDU podcast.

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Why writing makes us better medics

Tanya Drobnis, UCL medical student and co-editor of the university’s student medical journal Rums Review shares her love of writing and medical journalism.

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Speaking up for patient safety

More and more members are contacting the MDU for advice on raising concerns about patient safety.

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Guide

How to respond to a complaint

Writing a good response is a crucial part of successfully resolving a complaint.

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My elective in photos Zambia and South Africa

Medical student Alice Gwyn-Jones reports back on her elective after unforgettable experiences in southern Africa.

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Why I decided to become... a neurosurgeon

Mr Jerard Ross was torn between two subjects at university. He describes what led him to pursue medicine and a career in a surgical specialty.

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Speaking up for patient safety

It’s not always easy but doctors have a professional duty to raise concerns when patient safety is being put at risk. Dr Kathryn Leask highlights resources that can help prepare you to speak up.

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Cautionary Tales 2019

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Teddies to the rescue: life inside a Teddy Bear Hospital society

Teddy Bear Hospital president Issy Soans tells us why she loves supporting schools local to her university in Keele.

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Speaking up about your superior

A student observes inappropriate behaviour by their supervisor on a ward. What should they do next?

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Why I built the revision app Synap while doing my medical degree

MDU student members can access free MCQs from the Oxford Assess and Progress series on Synap. James Gupta, Synap founder, talks about what inspired him to create a revision app while completing his medical degree at Leeds University.

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