Sunday September 7, 2008

Scott’s Spiel

The blog of a Glasgow medical student, St Andrew’s first aider, Mactard and slacking web developer.


Simple things

With 4 and a bit days to go till my exams start today I finished my final PBL scenario of the year (alcoholic liver disease).…

In: Geeky, Uni on June 4, 2008 at 3:38 pm

Tick tock

Two weeks this very day I will have finished the first paper of year two. I have jumped my revision into what I’d describe as…

In: General, Uni on May 26, 2008 at 7:08 pm

Stressful time

With just over 20 days left to go till the exam week things are beginning to get a bit stressful. In comparison, however, I’m a…

In: General on May 17, 2008 at 10:28 am

Voluntary services in...

I’m a regular reader of The Paramedic’s Diary and couldn’t help but notice the new poll question - Should the voluntary services support the ambulance service…

In: First aid on May 2, 2008 at 11:20 pm

Needed update

So I’ve been neglecting this of late and I’ve kept meaning to post an update

The competition which I was trying to submit to has been…

In: Uni on April 24, 2008 at 1:31 pm


6337 words, but it’s done!

I have no idea how many other people will submit something, but I’m guessing it probably won’t be more than about…

In: Medical on April 4, 2008 at 10:51 pm

Company, Attention!

We had our inspection this week as planned and, thankfully, a new inspecting officer had to be drafted in at the last minute. She hadn’t,…

In: First aid on March 29, 2008 at 7:34 pm

Pure gold

It’s so bad, it’s good.

In: Medical on March 29, 2008 at 6:26 pm

Fresh blood

So yesterday I was around for the Applicant’s day again. I think it was a bit busier than last year, but doesn’t really compare to…

In: General on March 19, 2008 at 11:19 pm

When is something “urgent”?

So there I was, dashing from shop to shop in the rain (although, thankfully, nothing like that’s been hitting our friends down south) when I…

In: First aid, Rant on March 12, 2008 at 7:47 pm