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A patient’s guide to Outside Hospital

By surgeoninkicks, reposted from Hot Heels, Cool Kicks, & a Scalpel
Here at Outside Hospital (OSH), we are 100% committed to your satisfaction as a patient.  To this end, we have created this pamphlet, which contains some tips and advice to …

“How long will it take me to wake up from general anesthesia?

By Richard Novak, M.D. Reposted from The Anesthesia Consultant blog.
One of the most frequent questions I hear from patients before surgery is, “How long will it take me to wake up from general anesthesia?”

The answer is, “It depends.” It depends on:

What drugs …

Clinical War Games: Tactile Decision-Making

From ClinicalBrainTraning.com, the blog of Dr Jeff Young
This is the lecture I give to the medical students here. I usually have to run through it pretty quickly so I thought I’d post it here so you could look at it at …

Future Doctors for South Sudan

Dr. Ken Waxman discusses the non-profit organization he founded to support medical training for South Sudanese students. More about Future Doctors for South Sudan here.