Effective communication: As a matter of fact, at the end of the day, it’s a foregone conclusion…

by Clare Gurton It’s easy to poke fun at street lingo; words such as “like”, “yeah”, “y’know” are completely over-used in most sentences. Yet we all have our favourite phrases, words or clichés that we repeat too often and don’t even notice. If you use these in a presentation, or worse still, a piece of…

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Watch your language

Troublesome triads Adjunctive therapy, adjuvant therapy, and neoadjuvant therapy. Adjunctive therapy is treatment used together with the primary treatment. Adjuvant therapy is treatment given after the primary treatment to increase the chances of a cure. Neoadjuvant therapy is treatment given before the primary treatment. (Thanks to Amy Rothman Schonfeld for this one.) Mean, median, average.…

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