Medical Student Communiqué Episode #1: Medical protocols
00:00 Introduction Guest Editor Dalyia Abu-Ghazaleh
01:12 Case report
05:00 What is a medical protocol? Vox pop
06:05 Purpose of medical protocols
07:15 Origins of protocols: aviation industry
08:20 Protocols are not an absolute
09:30 Better use and questioning of protocols
Based on our October 2016 issue of the Future Leaders Communiqué Volume(1) Issue(1) guest edited by Dr Nick Lonergan. This podcast hosted by medical student, Dalyia Abu-Ghazaleh (Griffith University), explores how unquestioning adherence to medical protocols could lead to patient harm.
Read the print edition for the detailed case report of the death of a patient that occurred in part, due to the strict adherence of local protocols and provides three expert commentaries about the benefits and potential dangers of medical protocols.
Writer, narrator, producer, and director: Dalyia Abu-Ghazaleh
Editor: Mia Gvozdic
Producer: Dr Erica Musgrove
Executive Producers: Dr Nicola Cunningham, Prof Joseph Ibrahim, Dr Brendan Morrissey