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Chasing the Bismarck

by Richard Pellatt
Prose - home visit to an elderly sailor, recollections of war experience inspiring a fictionalized account of this man's extraordinary life
Tags: written - prose - arts_in_education - multiple - general practice -

Abnormal

by Amy Crees
Prose about a patient with Lupus and her complicated relationship with her father
Tags: written - prose - bone_deep - systemic lupus erythematosis - rheumatology - mdemo -

Life in the Glasshouse

by Anona McAvoy
Prose about patient on ward connected to machinery, in fear
Tags: written - prose - bone_deep - cancer (pancreatic) - general surgery - medicine and surgery -

Face Value

by A Cunynghame
Prose about a young medic feeling he had connected with a patient and acquired insight into her situation yet finding her case-notes revealed a very different story
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift - asthma - respiratory - medicine and surgery -

Lady With Pink Hair

by Anon
Young mother tragically contracting severe neurological condition during clinical treatment and deteriorating rapidly to the size of child.
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift - neurology - medicine and surgery -

Why do I feel so guilty about this?

by Declan McDonnall
Medic on ward with dying man feeling unable to hold his hand
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift -

David

by Giles Coverdale
Difficult patient on ward
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift - dementia - care of the elderly - comp2 -

A Matter of Life or Death

by Miriam Segelman
Prose about medics making life or death decisions and the network of individuals involved in each case
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift -

A Special Meeting With A Special Girl

by Rishi Patel
Prose about a home visit, meeting a child with Downs Syndrome and the student's shift of perspective
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift - downs syndrome - paediatrics/learning disabilitie - comp1/psychiatry -

The Meeting That Made A Difference

by Sanjeevan Sriskandarajah
Home visit to elderly patient without larynx - medical student initially traumatized by the experience
Tags: written - prose - cut_adrift -