Welcome to almost a doctor – the free medical encyclopaedia and other resources for medical students, doctors and healthcare professionals.
almostadoctor now available on android!
Ta daa! As promised – almostadoctor is now available on android, for phones and tablets. The app has all of
Should I be worried about Coronavirus?
An opinion piece by almostadoctor author, GP Registrar and Emergency doctor – Dr Tom Leach. For information about novel coronavirus
almostadoctor iPhone and iPad apps out now!
I am super excited to announce the new almostadoctor iPhone and iPad apps are now available for download in the
I can’t burp
For years, patients have suffered with an inability to burp. Now, a new syndrome has been described, including a cure!
Diagnose it yourself – DIY – The Baby That Can’t Breathe
Test yourself with the case of a 5 month old with respiratory distress - with MCQs!
Lightening Strikes Twice!
Lightening strikes are literally 1 per million events. So I was shocked (ahem) recently when I had two presentations in
Diagnose it Yourself – DIY – Bloaty
Have a go at diagnosing this patient with vague gastrointestinal symptoms. Quiz questions and real case based discussion included!