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  • 15th September 2020
  • Communication Skills

Avoid Using Medical Jargon

By Alicia Hassall

Recently my friends and I have realised that we are using medical jargon without even noticing. We are medical students and are continually learning.

Patient Story
  • 15th November 2019
  • Consequences

Part 2: Reflecting on bad news

By Lynn Furber

As I sit at home, reflecting on the bad news the doctors have given me, I feel a little embarrassed.

Patient Story
  • 15th November 2019
  • Consequences

Part 1. Receiving bad news

By Lynn Furber

So, how did I end up receiving bad news about cancer? Well, after a testing day of cycling, I ended up in the Emergency Department (ED) with a suspected broken back. What happened?