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Former Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh staff on colleagues

Excerpt from interview with former painter and decorator Jim Hill, and his son Gordon Hill, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Nursing and Community Health, at Glasgow Caledonian University. Gordon…

From  Louise Neilson on December 4th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Trolley Race at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Excerpt from interview with a retired nurse who discusses an annual trolley race which took place during parties held by the Residents of the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

From  Louise Neilson on December 4th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Clinical Examination of the Rabbit

***This examination should only be performed by Veterinary Professionals*** Used with permision from the Dick Vet Rabbit and Exotic Practice. Jenna Richardson

From  Brian Mather on January 16th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert Part of the College's inaugural lecture series.Recorded 12 November 2018.Abstract: It was only 350 years ago that the…

From  Peter Crooks on November 13th, 2018 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Working in partnership to support community recovery and reduce readmission risk after Intensive Care

People requiring admission to an intensive care unit following a critical illness often leave hospital with multiple health and social care needs and many, around 25%, have an unplanned hospital…

From  Duncan Paxton on March 16th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Life After Cardiac Arrest - Promo

This resource is from the Life After Cardiac Arrest website - https://lifeaftercardiacarrest.org This website provides support and information for those who have experienced an out of hospital…

From  Stuart Brett on November 22nd, 2017 1 likes 11 plays 0  

PTSD: What to do

In this film, Gill tells us what to do if someone has PTSD. She stresses that it is normal to be upset after an event, and that we need time to process what has happened. PTSD happens when this…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

How to recognise PTSD

The warning signs that someone may be suffering from PTSD are presented in this film. These include changes in behaviour, such as the person becoming irritable, jumpy or being unable to sleep. They…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Who gets PTSD?

This film looks at who can get PTSD. The answer to this question is anybody who has been in a situation where they were exposed to threat or danger and where they thought they might die. Most people…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0  

What is PTSD?

In this film, Gill describes the various reactions that can lead to PTSD. PTSD is where a person re-lives the traumatic experience, causing bad memories to come flooding back. One of the reactions…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Lynne's advice

In this short film, Lynne shares her advice for those who might find themselves going through the same experience. She regrets not asking more questions at the time, to help her understand why her…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0  

After Lynne's father died

Lynne finds it difficult to express in words what it felt like when her father died. The family gathered at the flat and Lynne got a lot of support from her husband. She describes this time as being…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Lynne's story

In this film, Lynne talks about what happened when her father had an OHCA and died. He had recently been in hospital and had undergone some tests on his heart but Lynne did not know what these were…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Keith's advice

Since his OHCA Keith’s motto has become ‘live life to the full without going to any excess’. He now recognises the importance of listening to his body and realises there are…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Keith: From hospital to home

In this film, Keith and Katie reflect on what it was like when Keith came home from hospital. Keith felt very safe in hospital and worried about having another OHCA once home. He did suffer from…

From  Jacqueline Aim on November 14th, 2017 0 likes 1 plays 0