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Ah I like paediatrics, get to bandage the cuddly toys :)

Posted on 25 May 2016 by Abigail Britton

So, coming now to the end of my second year of ODP training. God knows where the time has gone. However, I can confirm that the energy has gone into the several weeks of full time placement and into presenting 3 case studies each for our end of year assessments, not to mention the several
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Coloured confetti flying through the air.

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Holy crap, I’m a second year!

Posted on 9 December 2015 by Abigail Britton

Ok, technically I’m only a second year even though this is my fifth year of uni. I am slowly losing the will to live. However, I know there’s only 18 months left and then we shall be qualified. Hoorah! Finally having a income will be lovely! 🙂 So we have been at uni in lectures
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Why do I draw up propofol like a moron??

Posted on 8 June 2015 by Abigail Britton

So since doing my scrub placement (which was a very long time ago now and I would not have the slightest idea on what to do again if the surgeon asked me for a mitchell osteotrimmer) we have been studying anaesthetics. You may ask, do you knock em out? Ummm… not personally no. However we
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The Queen of Tonsils

Posted on 1 February 2015 by Abigail Britton

Ok so I have scrubbed on nearly every single tonsillectomy in the hospital for the last four weeks. I have started to become a pro. My new nickname within the department is “The Queen of tonsils”. But hey, I need the practice! To be honest, scrubbing up makes me nervous. I doubt anyone else on
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