Scalpel's Edge

A surgeon's notes


Null hypotheses

October 31, 2008

A conclusion is simply the place where you got tired of thinking. via The purpose of the null hypothesis […]

No clean Feed, Senator Conroy

October 29, 2008

The Minister for Communications, Senator Conroy, supported by Mr Kevin Rudd, has decided that Australia needs an internet filter. The […]

Dear non-doctor person

October 29, 2008

When you ask for a corridor consultation for the third time about a medical condition, it is time to go […]

SurgeXperiences 209 at the Chloroform RAG

October 28, 2008

A newcomer to SurgeXperiences, Chloroform RAG, has posted this fortnights edition. It is a great round up of some interesting […]

Changing students lives

October 27, 2008

As a sixth (final) year medical student, I thought I was pretty tough.  I was doing a (Internal) Medicine rotation, […]

Significant results are lacking

October 23, 2008

This feels real to me right now…. From the fabulous PhD Comics: Significant results

Melbourne Uni technology Failure

October 21, 2008

I am a proud student at Melbourne University. I was even feeling clever, and decided to re-enrol as soon as […]

Summary of Australian medical training program

October 21, 2008

In the internet age, medical networking is now international. However, occupational nomenclature is dragging behind. So I am going to […]

Arson advice

October 17, 2008

If you are caught in your burning place of business, it can sometimes look suspicious, especially if you make a […]

Treating poverty

October 15, 2008

Modern healthcare is designed to contrast poverty with wealth. Most public patients are a vastly different class to us – […]

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