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Chronic Heart Failure

I was scheduled to give a tutorial to our clinic’s registrars recently and was requested to talk about chronic heart failure. Uh-oh… didn’t they realise that internal medicine is NOT my forte?? Unfortunately I couldn’t talk them into a gynaecology topic, so CHF it was. But the beauty of teaching is that you always learn…

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Quick Start Contraception – It’s Contraception, STAT!

Originally posted on Bits & Bumps:
[audio http://traffic.libsyn.com/bitsandbumps/Quickstart.mp3 ] This week we discuss how to “Quick Start” contraception – on the day your patient requests it. Take home messages: Women are at unnecessary risk of pregnancy in the window between ASKING for contraception and STARTING contraception There are clear protocols for starting contraception at any time…