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THERE ARE NO MORE SURGEONS...

“There are no more surgeons, urologists, orthopaedists — we are only doctors who suddenly become part of a single team to face this tsunami that has overwhelmed us.” - Dr Daniele Macchini, Bergamo, Italy


A pandemic diary of an Intensive Care Consultant at the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough

 
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Reflection

Saturday 20th June 2020 Figures for 19th June UK COVID Deaths 173 / Total 42,461 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 251 All COVID...

Lucky

Thursday 18th June 2020 Figures for 17th June UK COVID Deaths 184 / Total 42,153 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 251 All COVID...

Drinking More Than Your Doctor?

Wednesday 17th June 2020 Figures for 16th June UK COVID Deaths 233 / Total 41,969 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 250 All...

Good News

Tuesday 16th June 2020 Figures for 15th June UK COVID Deaths 38 / Total 41,736 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 250 Two pieces...

And Relax….

Sunday 14th June 2020 Figures for 13th June UK COVID Deaths 181 / Total 41,662 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 248 All COVID...

Immortalised in Wool

Friday 12th June 2020 Figures for 11th June UK COVID Deaths 151 / Total 41,279 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 248 All COVID...

Loss & Gain

Wednesday 10th June 2020 Figures for 9th June UK COVID Deaths 286 / Total 40,883 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 246 All COVID...

Ruling the Roost

Tuesday 9th June 2020 Figures for 8th June UK COVID Deaths 55 / Total 40,597 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 245 All COVID...

Always Room for Improvement

Monday 8th June 2020 Figures for 7th June UK COVID Deaths 77 / Total 40,542 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 241 I am enjoying...

Private Patient

Figures for 4th June UK COVID Deaths 357 / Total 40,261 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 241 All COVID cases within South Tees...

First Steps

Thursday 4th June 2020 Figures for 3rd June UK COVID Deaths 359 / Total 39,728 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 238 All COVID...

Test & Trace

Tuesday 2nd June 2020 Figures for 1st June UK COVID Deaths 111 / Total 39,095 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 237 All COVID...

Cruel

Saturday 30th May 2020 Figures for 29th May UK COVID Deaths 324 / Total 38,161 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 231 All COVID...

One of Our Own

Friday 29th May 2020 Figures for 28th May UK COVID Deaths 377 / Total 37,837 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 229 All COVID...

Blunderbuss

Thursday 28th May 2020 Figures for 27th May UK COVID Deaths 412 / Total 37,460 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 228 All COVID...

Plateau

Wednesday 27th May 2020 Figures for 26th May UK COVID Deaths 134 / Total 37,048 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 226 All COVID...

The Q Word

Tuesday 26th May 2020 Figures for 25th May UK COVID Deaths 121 / Total 36,914 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 223 All COVID...

Cummings & Goings

A late night for me last night. After finishing writing last night's post I made the mistake of watching Dominic Cummings’ media...

Hope

Bank Holiday Monday 25th May 2020 Figures for 24rd May UK COVID Deaths 116 / Total 36,793 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 223...

The Incredible Shrinking ICU

Sunday 24th May 2020 Figures for 23rd May UK COVID Deaths 282 / Total 36,675 James Cook Hospital – Total COVID deaths – 223 All COVID...

 
 

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