David R HoggProfessional Profile

Publication type: Journal Paper

Publication type: Journal Paper

Professional isolation is a recurring issue in the delivery of rural and remote health care. However, collaboration is now more feasible with developments in technology and connectivity. At an international scale, collaboration offers clear opportunities for good ideas and great work to be shared across distances and boundaries that previously precluded this. This article reflects […]

Comments Off on The answers are out there! Developing an inclusive approach to collaboration

Publication type: Journal Paper

Context:  In Scotland 20% of the population live in a remote or rural area spread across 94% of the land mass that is defined as remote and rural. NHS Education for Scotland (NES), NHS Scotland’s training and education body, works in partnership with territorial health boards and medical schools to address rural recruitment and retention through […]

Comments Off on Scotland’s GP Rural Fellowship: an initiative that has impacted on rural recruitment and retention

Publication type: Journal Paper

Buying the equipment for your medical bag is an important—and potentially expensive—necessity for your career in general practice. In this article we outline some of the things to consider to ensure that your kit is reliable and cost-effective. Being prepared will enable you to react to the more common medical scenarios that you will face […]

Comments Off on The Medical Bag: a guide for GP registrars