All posts by Chris Wearmouth

Dr Chris Wearmouth is an emergency physician working in Manchester. He was recently working in South Africa to experience rural emergency medicine in a resource poor environment.

Stemlyns rural South Africa

Time in rural South Africa as a UK trainee. St Emlyn’s.

Imagine if you will, a hypotensive alcoholic with active haematemesis and melaena, something they taught us in medical school, earning its own place in OSCEs and even a page in the cheese and onion.1 In