COVID-19 visualised: One-hour challenge

Recently I have been coding much more thanks to my ongoing research. As such, I have been working extensively with data and R, an open-source programming language used for statistical analysis of big data and even machine learning. I first began working with big data sets and R about three years ago when I went … Continue reading COVID-19 visualised: One-hour challenge

Save lives by testing asymptomatic NHS staff for COVID

Greyfriars Kirk graveyard, Edinburgh Three weeks ago, there was an outbreak of COVID-19 on my ward leading to 14 members of members of staff becoming infected and subsequently being absent from work. The ward was closed for two days, with no new patient admissions allowed into the ward. This resulted in cancelled elective surgeries and … Continue reading Save lives by testing asymptomatic NHS staff for COVID