At The End of The Day
I’ve been having back to back toxic admitting duties here at IM. It really sucks and it’s a bit unfair since the other services with less deserving people have really benign duties. My first duty as JAPOD “blessed” me with 28 admissions bringing my service’s patients to 34 from 6. Fuck. The service did its best to discharge as much patients in time for the next...
In medicine, before you think of zebras, think of horses.
Social media and networking makes you realize how cooler other people’s lives are compared to yours. They seem to be living more where I am stuck inside the hospital dying slowly to make people live. The fuckin irony of things.
Time For Some Change
Ive gained so much fat my pants dont fit anymore. I can only blame the amount of cooking ive been doing for my “personal growth”, however, i cant gather the strength to say that i wont eat anymore which is why ill be changing what i will be cooking from now on. Save the good and fatty stuff for the special-flat-tummy days.
Its been a while since I studied my ass off for something academic. Yesterday I got decked 2 patients that had diagnoses that contained the following topics: 1. Hypertension 2. Ischemic Heart Disease 3. Diabetes with Hyper Osmolar State 4. Acute and Chronic Kidney Disease 5. Upper GI Bleeding 6. Pneumonia 7. Septic Shock I was forced to read up on all of these topics in one night, while on...
Things I Want To Do After I Graduate (but can...
1. Travel and get in touch with my artistic side once again. (photography, sketching and whatever) 2. Race around in a budget sports car with unlimited tire supply and endless suspension configurations 3. Cook like a boss for friends and family for 365 days 4. Eat Oreo’s dunked in full-cream milk all day 5. Spend the rest of my wakeful moments playing video games
STEAK STARVING SAILOR + LIBERTEA + FREEDOM FRIES + UBE SHAKE.– Obesity is upon me.
Its actually where one internalizes and ingrains in ones mind/life the medical career. That is why it is the only department that uses the word Medicine in its name because it pretty is what it is. (Well there is traditional medicine and alternative medicine but those really aren’t departments…) If one doesn’t like IM to a point that he would not bother or care about it at all,...
Even though people around me and the people I ask advice from have suggestions that contradict my vision of my set, I still want to push through with what I think is right. I say, fuck the hell flush movement.