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#7 – Is there a doctor on board?

An orthopedic surgeon, a collapsed lung and a bottle of cognac were all on a flight.. Today’s show may sound like a setup for a joke, but for Professor Angus Wallace this journey was no laughing matter, at least until now.

Professor Angus Wallace: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angus_Wallace

Article on incident: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2626355/

#4 – Battlefield trauma, lessons learned

Today’s guest is the example of calm under pressure, British Army trauma surgeon Mr Paul Parker. Mr Parker shares how he and his team have been able to draw on their experiences to develop patient care systems that improve the odds of success in even the most extreme of situations.

Mr Paul Parker: https://www.orthopaedic-clinic.co.uk/index.php

Paul’s publications: https://www.orthopaedic-clinic.co.uk/publication.php#1

and: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=(Parker%20PJ%5BAuthor%5D)%20AND%20trauma