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The best medical and surgical writing on the internet

… can be found at http://other-things-amanzi.blogspot.com Specifically, the last post, titled “thumbs up“. Although still early in my PGY-1 year, I have already pronounced a dozen or two patients, called the coroner and talked to families. I’m not really sure … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to My Patient

An Open Letter to My Patient. You fell asleep, stone drunk, while driving. We let you wake up after the surgeries and the skin grafts and the breathing tubes. You might remember me, but if not, I won’t be offended. … Continue reading

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