Darlington Medical Journal
 
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(Print) ISSN 1757-7330
(Online) ISSN 1757-7349

Darlington and County Durham Medical Journal
Summer 2009 - Volume 3: Issue 1
1. Editorial
Peter Cook
Page 3
2. Touching Ethiopia (or a month at the Motera)
Peter Trewby
Page 5
3. Cancer Epidemiology 10
Anthony Swerdlow
Page 10
4. A tibial tuberosity fracture in an adolescent boy
W. S. Borland, S. Borland
Page 12
5. University Hospital of North Durham staff awareness of Trust policy for
handling & transporting high risk blood specimens
Davina Wilbraham, Fiona Day
Page 15
6. Interview with Professor Rudy Bilous
Page 20
7. Iron deficiency anaemia – an analysis of positive diagnosis and usefulness
as a “red flag” for GI cancers
Helen Cooper, Joanne Topping, Anjan Dhar
Page 26
8. A case of paediatric hypertension
Dr Ahmet Fuat
Page 33
9. Summer book review
Tom Marsh
Page 37
10 Non-progressive pulmonary fibrosis as a result of aluminium phosphide poisoning
Arunesh Kumar
Page 39
11. Atrial fibrillation with situs inversus
David Paul Ripley, Sergio Cordon, Richard Graham
Page 41

12. The future of medical education and training
Richard Prescott
Page 43

13. Dilated cardiomyopathy and sudden loss of vision
R. Singh, S. Singh
Page 48
14. An unusual case of floaters
S. Kolb, S. Thomas
Page 51
15. History of the development of the obstetric forceps
Louise Wiblin
Page 52
16. Multiple sclerosis with ulcerative colitis- chance association or cause and effect?
V.L. Parris, P.N. Trewby
Page 56
17. Decompressive surgery following malignant middle cerebral artery syndrome
S.R. Kummaraganti, Bernard Esisi
Page 59
18. Current and novel treatment modalities for chronic idiopathic constipation
Usman Khan, Deborah Rowley-Conwy, Yan Yiannakou
Page 63
19. A unique solution to obesity hypoventilation in a patient with Noonan’s syndrome
A. Satgunarajah, B. Russel, J. Newman, M. K. Bresland, A. P. Foden
Page 68
20. Dilemmas with Donation
D. Willis
Page 70
21 Thoughts
Helmy Haja Mydin
Page 72