Superficial facial nerves medical illustration by Dr Ciléin Kearns (artibiotics)

The medically illustrated blog of Dr Ciléin Kearns.

I'm a medical illustrator & doctor drawing from a background in the video games industry.

My goal is to explain and entertain, making medicine more inclusive, one artibiotic at a time .

Next weeks prescription

Next weeks prescription

Emergency departments are for emergencies; misuse of them can delay care to seriously ill patients..

That said, it's recognised that poor investment in primary and social care pushes people to go to hospital just to see a doctor in a timely fashion. This is frustrating for patients and medical teams alike when care is compromised.

An introduction to brain aneurysms

An introduction to brain aneurysms

Efforts in vein

Efforts in vein