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Writing a good response is a crucial part of successfully resolving a complaint.
Junior doctor Sophie Ashley explains how an interim placement role prepared her for life as an FY1.
Three fourth years enter a medical escape room. The door is locked behind them. How do they make it out – and what do they learn in the process?
An FY2 doctor asks the MDU for advice when they receive a complaint after failing to acknowledge a patient’s widow on the ward.
Dr Laura White offers advice on maximising your time on placement and considers how they've changed for students since the pandemic.
In the right circumstances, a DNACPR order helps ensure that a patient's death is dignified and peaceful.
A doctor's responsibility is to certify a deceased patient's cause of death by issuing a medical certificate of cause of death (MCCD).
Yes, but bear in mind the patient's medical condition could be a factor, so document your reasons...
To ensure proper patient care and treatment, clinical information may need to be shared with other healthcare workers in the team – but only on a need-to-know basis.