Boxing, and Facial Injuries

Last April saw the England Boxing National Amateur Championships held in Nottingham. As a member of the England Boxing Medical Committee I was invited to sit ringside for the tournament as the Ringsid…

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Decompression Illness

Diving-related problems can present in many ways and their appropriate and timely management is essential for good outcomes and patient safety.…

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Trauma ibook – an introduction

This iBook is structured according to the ATLS 10th edition chapters. Why have we done this when ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) is often considered “archaic” and not to be recommended…

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Interact 2

In the management of acute haemorrhagic stroke, does the intensive management of hypertension in the first 6 hours improve outcomes?…

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Coma

Coma is a common presentation to the Emergency Department. However there are many different causes of coma and it is essential that the ED physician is able to quickly and reliably differentiate betwe…

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