Why ER medicine?

“When was the exact moment when you decided go into Emergency medicine?” Evan, a friend and former scribe in my ER posed this question to me recently. I remember it like it was yesterday… (insert flashback waves) There I was, strapped to a gurney screaming my head off. I writhed […]

What does that E stand for again?

Entitlement and YOLO 1

So I took care of this nice young woman the other day. She was pregnant and having pain. I did some tests and she and her baby were fine. Everything was going perfectly till her friend (I’m guessing 17 years old) started helping. I fully encourage the asking of questions. […]