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Doctors Anonymous

Welcome to Doctors Anonymous. Each episode an anonymous health care professional shares their most memorable stories – from the highs to the lows. To maintain patient-doctor confidentiality, we have disguised the identities of patients and altered the details, while still remaining true to the spirit of each story.

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Welcome to Doctors Anonymous. Each episode an anonymous health care professional shares their most memorable stories – from the highs to the lows. To maintain patient-doctor confidentiality, we have disguised the identities of patients and altered the details, while still remaining true to the spirit of each story.

Episode 5: The Doctor Becomes The Patient

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A doctor describes her experience of being a patient in a large tertiary hospital and the problems with "broken telephones"

Jul 10 2020

20mins

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Episode 4: Anchor Up, Set Sail

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The power of cognitive biases in Medicine and the power of that "gut feeling"

Jun 16 2020

40mins

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Episode 3: To Treat Or Not To Treat

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A medical registrar discusses profound themes from two intriguing cases - end of life care, withdrawing care, pursuing active investigations and the interaction of culture and ethics in our medical decision making

Jun 09 2020

42mins

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Episode 2: Gotta Catch 'Em All!

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A pharmacist from a large tertiary hospital explains why we need to Catch 'Em All! What do I mean? Have a listen.

Jun 02 2020

28mins

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Episode 1: Death and Kittens

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A resident medical officer presents two interesting cases that revolve around the themes of death and interestingly enough... kittens.

May 26 2020

29mins

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