The good doctor

Do you know what it takes to be a good doctor? The General Medical Council has some practical new advice for trainees


Taking the next step

Get ready to transition from F1 to F2 with these practical tips from the UK Foundation Programme Office


The art of reflection

All doctors have to do it, but what exactly does reflective practice entail? Dr Greg Dollman offers some insight


Patient-centric consent

The updated approach to consent means focusing on the specific needs of the patient


Career: Detecting disease

Histopathology involves more than peering down a microscope…


No longer a man's world

Nicola Stobbs offers an insight into her work as a surgeon and the initiative encouraging more women to follow in her footsteps


A step too far?

Maintaining appropriate boundaries with patients is key for doctors – but sometimes the right course of action is not so clear. Dr Naeem Nazem offers some advice

Case study

Surgical infection


Book review: A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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