GMC Guidance on social media use by doctors. St.Emlyn’s


Firstly apologies for the slow updates of late. I am ‘away from the desk’ so to speak, having a lovely time and all, but there are certain restrictions on internet access! Anyway……..the GMC guidance has arrived. Most if not all doctors should have received an email from the GMC today regarding an update to General […]

‘Appy days’ – Medical apps at St.Emlyn’s


Smart phones and their associated stand-alone software applications, or apps, have become ubiquitous within the field of Medicine and perhaps, nowhere more so than the forward-thinking, technology embracing, occasionally geeky world of Emergency Medicine.  A survey in 2010 showed that 99% of medical staff had a mobile phone, and 81% of them used a ‘smart’ […]