Abstract The Society for Acute Medicine’s Benchmarking Audit (SAMBA) was undertaken for the 5th time in June 2016. For the first time, data on telephone triage calls prior to admission to Acute Medical

Acute Medicine remains high on the agenda at all levels of organisation and planning in Healthcare provision and training in the UK. In March 2006, an RCP report to the Health Committee Inquiry…

For this year’s spring meeting, the Society for Acute Medicine took us to Bournemouth on the sunny south coast of England. The Marsham Court Hotel served as an excellent venue for this, the ninth