Tag: Medical Specialties

How MD anesthesiologists have become victims of their own excellence

Taken from  KevinMD.com’s blog: How MD anesthesiologists have become victims of their own excellence Comments below that tended to resonate with my thoughts. Med Nerd At Large January 22, 2011 at 6:20 pm It seems like the author is criticizing medical students and physicians for choosing certain specialties as opposed to primary care. While we do

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Putting #surgery patients at risk

Taken from the Denver Post: GUEST COMMENTARY Putting Surgery Patients at Risk By Daniel Janik The Denver Post POSTED: 09/09/2010 01:00:00 AM MDT There’s no relationship more intense than the one I have with my patients right before they undergo surgery. I carefully evaluate the patient to make sure they’re fit for anesthesia, then I render

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