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OMSG Skills Day

August 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Are you doing your GCSEs or A-levels and thinking about applying for medicine? Want to find out what it’s like? OMSG is running a Medical Skills Day on Saturday 17 [...]

Junior Doctor Contract Crisis Deepens

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Junior doctors railed against planned contract changes at a large protest in London last night. Over one thousand trainees marched on Downing Street following the decision [...]

Renal Cancer Revolution

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Encouraging clinical trial results unveiled this week at the European Congress for Cancer suggest that kidney cancer patients may benefit significantly from two new [...]

Hangovers – Prevention Better Than Cure

September 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

A study presented at a recent meeting of the European College of Neuropharmacology suggests that water is relatively ineffective at alleviating hangovers. A group of [...]

Anaesthetic Acoustics

August 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

A study published in The Lancet this week has revealed that ambient music during surgery reduces post-operative pain and anxiety, even for patients under general anaesthetic. [...]

Ebola Vaccine Shows Remarkable Promise

August 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

A critical clinical trial, recently published in The Lancet, has shown a new vaccine against the Ebola virus to be 100% effective. While experts have urged caution, [...]

Human Subjects Hear Inaudible Sound

July 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

We tend to define sound simply as what we can hear – anything in the range of 20 to 20,000 Hertz (Hz). However, our ears are capable of detecting frequencies well outside [...]
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