Dont forget about the influenza

Influenza World Medical Card, digital medical journal, medical app

The seasonal influenza is coming Apart from Sars-CoV we should not forget about the seasonal influenza that might spread over the northern hemisphere during the next cold months, whereas on the southern hemisphere outbreaks are harder to predict. Seasonal influenza is an acute respiratory infection caused by influenza viruses which circulate in all parts of […]

Medication in turkish

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Problems on vacation in Turkey Medication in turkish can be a challenge! “That was worth it” A German friend of mine, 55 ys of age, just came back from his holidays in Turkey. He slippedon the stairs leading down to a beautiful sandy beach. He hit his head quite badly against thehandrail. His forehead was […]

Children and pulled elbow

children and pulled elbow Pulled elbow World Medical Card, digital medical journal, medical app

An article about children and pulled elbow Children and pulled elbow, what is that…. ? Have you ever heard of a “pulled” or “nursemaid `s elbow”? Especially, if you have children under the age of six, this might be relevant information: it is not uncommon that young children suddenly stop moving their arm without any history […]

Opportunity for travelling

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An article about the opportunity for travelling “Window of opportunity”The window of opportunity for travelling has opened again and I suppose many people will use this during the following months. However, certain safety strategies to avoid an infection with covid are still reasonable but other health issues associated with voyaging should be paid attention to, […]

On the flight

on the flight, World Medical Card, digital medical journal, medical app

An article about the challenges of people being on the flight in Europe Today, hundreds of thousands of people are on the flight in Europe. Some of them do not only cross one but several borders on their way to safety and rest. Some of them have chronical illnesses with the need of regular medication […]

Medical information revisited

Medical information World Medical Card, digital medisinsk journal, medisinsk app

An article about the importance of medical information 04.25 am, a 78 years old man sits on his bed when the prehospital medical emergency team arrives. He lives alone and on first sight generally seems to be in a good condition. He woke up 30 min. ago with shortness of breath that he first recognized […]

When time is of the essence

When time is of the essence world medical card

An article about when time is of the essence “…Thank you for your letter concerning the treatment of your mother in our Emergency Department (ED) after she fainted. It took so long as we were in trouble getting sufficient medical information about your mother. If we knew that there was a change in her medication […]

A digital solution

A digital solution World Medical Card, digital medisinsk journal, medisinsk app

An article about a digital solution Unfortunately , we did not know that this will be special…. A digital solution might hae made it easier…A 45 ys old man was brought to an Emergency Dpt. (ED) by the ambulance after being involved in a road traffic accident as a cyclist. He was hit by a […]

Another Pandemic Christmas

An article about Another Pandemic Christmas Pre- Christmas time and the ending of the year is a very busy and stressful time for many of us. This might be because of work but also because of the preparations of a Christmas feast that of course and independent from all the rough circumstances has to be […]

Infection rates

Infection rates, World Medical Card, digital medical journal, medical app

An article about rising infection rates Here we go again.In most developed countries infection rates with Sars-CoV2 are rising again as vaccination campaign stagnates and for children there is not yet arecommendation for vaccination in most countries. On top, protection of double-vaccinated people is dropping with the time and we do see them getting infections […]