stroke

The future of stroke treatment

Until recently stroke was a non-treatable disease – the management consisted of rehabilitation and prevention. Reversibility of this dreadful event was wishful thinking. But much has been happening over the …

benefits of lifelong learning

Benefits of Lifelong Learning

What do we mean when we talk about Lifelong Learning? If I had to attempt a definition: Lifelong Learning is a voluntary commitment to engage in active training outside the …

medical translations

What is a STEMI in German?

Even though the German doctors talk of EKG instead of ECG, and are proud to see this shortening being used across the Atlantic too, the more modern nomenclature concerning the heart tracing, …