Holiday Reading

SIR, Please consider two manoeuvres which I have developed in my brief clinical training. It is felt that they have significant potential utilities: 1)      Behind the curtain test – The clinician is to observe the patient with minimal disturbance of the system in accordance with Heisenberg’s uncertainty principals. The clinician will approach the patient with

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The winter blues

So let’s take a look at where we are at in the year now, hmmm? Days getting shorter, check. Temperature dropping, check. Clerkship dragging on, check. CaRMS application milestones, and interview anxiety, check. Perpetual tide of exams rolling out, check. Between all that, and having to deal with things like always waking up in the

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Welcome to Microcosm

Welcome to Microcosm, where we bring biological concepts to life! I never thought that I would be the one. When I met her for the first time, that nanosecond, I thought of the mantra taught to us in training camp. To use that intensely personal weapon, unique to each of us, against a future enemy who would challenge

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