Several years ago, while working nights in a one room ICU, we had an unusual night when all the patients were sleeping. We decided to get some practice time with the Rescusi-Annie. We hauled her up from the practice lab, unpacked her, and laid her in an empty bed. (more…)
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As a pre-med student, I had to take a difficult class in physics. One day our professor was discussing a particularly complicated concept when a student rudely interrupted to ask, “Why do we have to learn this stuff?”
“To save lives,” the professor responded quickly, and continued the lecture.
A few minutes later, the same student spoke up again. “So how does physics save lives?” he persisted.
The professor replied, “It usually keeps the idiots like you out of medical school!”