Tehmeena Khan has replaced Sanjay Krishnamoorthy as a Trainee Representative for SAM. We would like to thank Sanjay for all his hard work and contribution during his tenure as Rep. Tehmeena is a

SAM Cardiff

The SAM Cardiff meeting at the Mercure Hotel was well attended and it was great to catch up with many AIM trainees.

Our spring conference this year heads to Cardiff. Ex SAM trainee representative and new acute medicine consultant Nerys Conway will be hosting us on May 4th and 5th 2017 at a conference entitled ‘Together

The autumn international conference was jointly hosted with the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh last September which allowed our speciality to reach a wider audience. The Conference was

New Trainee Representative

After providing years of sterling representation, Nick Smallwood will be moving on to a consultant job. Neil Patel takes his place formally at SAMEdinburgh. Neil is an ST5

Discussion

There is no ‘gold standard’ non-invasive test to diagnose myocarditis. It is a clinico-histopathological diagnosis.1 Clinical manifestations include: heart failure, chest pain (from either

Case report

A 28 year old gentleman presented after an episode of collapse with loss of consciousness.

He gave a history of non-specific malaise and myalgia over the previous 7 days, with fever, a generalised