An Emergency Physician with a special interest in education and lifelong learning. When not drinking coffee and reading Batman comics he is playing with his children.

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Intersex – the medical management

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Most of us consider sex as a black or white issue. You are either male or female.  But the truth is not as simple as that. Sexual identity lies on a spectrum. The arbitrary terms of male or female are a human definition rather than a natural one. A person may be born appearing to…

Intersex – the background

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Most of us consider sex as a black or white issue. You are either male or female. But the truth is not as simple as that. The development of sexual characteristis lies on a spectrum. The arbitrary terms of male or female are a human definition rather than a natural one. A person may be born…

Happy 3rd Birthday!

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It was shortly after the first SMACC conference in Sydney that the idea for Don’t Forget The Bubbles was formed. Today is our third birthday! Since we have been going we have put out over 450 posts by more than 50 authors.  Without the support of our families and the wider community we would never…

Read all about it!

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Here at Don’t Forget The Bubbles we are huge proponents of FOAMed.  It is our raison d’etre. Information that is stuck  behind paywalls will inevitably take time to trickle down to the practitioner who has piles of plastic wrapped journals sitting in their in tray still waiting to be opened, let alone read.

Through the looking glass

As we head out winter in the southern hemisphere the northern hemisphere can see that ‘Winter is Coming’ and with it the scourge of the paediatric emergency departments – bronchiolitis.  It’s one of those diseases that the we should all be able to spot but the real challenge is picking up those that present as…