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When should I stop smoking before surgery? Every Day Counts
October 2019

Every Day Counts

How should we be tackling smoking around the time of an operation?

Jade Loughran, Elise Johanson and Dafydd Loughran
By Jade Loughran, Elise Johanson and Dafydd Loughran
September 2019

What Hippocrates didn’t tell us

We took a little time to look backwards and what we found was unexpected…

Jade Loughran
By Jade Loughran
Gavel and block - Consent for surgery
July 2019

Conversations on consent

Consent is changing, and for the better, but we are still a long way from perfection.

Edward St John
By Edward St John
Value Based Healthcare and the technology revolution
June 2019

Value-based healthcare - a medical student’s perspective

Initial explorations into the field of value-based healthcare reveals hidden complexity, and lots of opportunities…

Arwel Poacher
By Arwel Poacher
George Sheldrake at Tramshed Tech
June 2019

Designing Concentric

We’ve been busy at Concentric designing. Which for me is the fun part! Here’s what we’ve been up to…

George Sheldrake
By George Sheldrake
Patient journey through surgery
May 2019

How and why do we make decisions about treatment?

What I learnt from discussing the consent process with individuals from a number of different perspectives…

Elise Johanson
By Elise Johanson