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Starting with medical students from around the world, AISM is committed to giving space to the thoughts and ideas of a new generation of medical thinkers. Our social media team will be approaching the best and brightest thought leaders in the field of medicine whose voices deserve the widest audience possible. AISM is in the forefront of medical technology and the sharing of ideas. So we invite you to read what our contributors have to say and if you think you could be a contributor or know someone who you would recommend then please contact elizabeth@aism.edu.

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When is a stroke not a stroke?
March 19, 2020

When is a stroke not a stroke?

Last week I attended a lecture at Newcastle University where 3 pHD students presented their research projects which had won a prestigious competition within their faculty at the university. One...

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Antibiotic resistance
March 19, 2020

Antibiotic resistance

When discovered in the 20th century, antibiotics were described as a turning point in human history by restricting the growth of and killing bacteria, thereby preventing an uncontrolled outbreak that...

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Are mobile phones the new cigarette?
March 19, 2020

Are mobile phones the new cigarette?

Around 60 years ago, smoking was considered the norm by many people who did not yet understand the damage smoking cigarettes can cause to their health. It wasn’t until many...

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VR Treatment for Vertigo
March 19, 2020

VR Treatment for Vertigo

When we think of vertigo many of us believe this to be a fear of heights or a feeling of dizziness when looking down from a high place e.g sitting...

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Why Vaping Definatly is not cool
March 19, 2020

Why Vaping Definatly is not cool

In 2016 it was revealed that Britain is leaving the EU after the controversial referendum. Having been busy revising for my mock examinations, I had not taken much consideration into...

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Osteoarthritis
March 19, 2020

Osteoarthritis

Description: During placement I had the pleasure and privilege to meet MW, a 76 year old lady. She suffers from Osteoarthritis in both knees, and this was diagnosed by her...

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Inner Health, what is it?
March 19, 2020

Inner Health, what is it?

Health. What does it mean to you? We see health as a noun, but I want you to see being healthy as a verb, as something you choose to do...

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Dr. IBM Watson
March 19, 2020

Dr. IBM Watson

Data in today’s world is scattered across various sources. Take our A level syllabus for example. We use different resources – textbooks, online notes, revision material, video lessons and most...

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What is Consent?
March 19, 2020

What is Consent?

This is probably one of the most fundamental laws involved with medicine, stating that no treatment can be carried without the consent of that patient. It means that before any...

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