14 December 2008

Christmas presents you don't want

Very occasionally Dr Grumble sees a patient with gonococcal septicaemia. As it happens he saw one recently. Dr G was quick to spot it. The junior doctors were not. It was not in their differential. They have probably never seen a case before.

Alcohol and office parties mean that the season for this sort of thing is about to get into full swing. Below's a little ditty for the revellers.

You can also find it here. With thanks to NHS behind the headlines.

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