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I Applaud Doctors and Nurses For All They Put Up With

Frantic patients, diseases, saving lives, long days, etc. 82 People

    Especially In The E R

    If you're visiting the ER as a patient, it's a good bet you're feeling pretty rotten.  Same goes when you're in an ER because someone you care for is sick.  I've been in both roles, and both are rotten.That is not an excuse to snap at the staff.I've seen patients berate and...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Sep 1, 2011

    They Battle For Good Against Evil. God Bless Them

    Even though it's at times heart wrenching, what you do plays a vital role in the battle against evil. Props to you all. Those in med school are divine soldiers in training. They will one day be on the battle front pushing back against chaos.
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    Oct 13, 2012

    The Other Side...

    I used to be in psychiatry quite a while...whenever I find a psychological/medical question here on EP that has not been answered I gladly give advice...but reading those threads also reminded me of many clichés, demands and misconceptions -or plain thoughtlessness- patients and...
    HanSolo1978 HanSolo1978
    36-40, M
    4 Responses May 14, 2013

    All They Put Up With

    I may not have attended hospitals lots in my life or seen doctors other then when I was ill.  I have never gone for stupidities.  I really need being ill or in pain to complain and ask for help, other than that I don't bother. I may have had bad experiences which is why I...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Sep 1, 2011

    If You Want To Die...For ****'s Sake...Do It Right...

    This is Dr. House again. Sorry, but I just HAVE to get this off my chest... If you're the one who gets me out of bed after a 72-hour shift and then present yourself with self-inflected injury whining about how much you want to die and the cuts on your forearms clearly show you...
    HanSolo1978 HanSolo1978
    36-40, M
    Oct 19, 2013

    I think all doctors and nurses should be paid

    more for the hours and people they got to put up with
    Joanne181 Joanne181
    18-21, F
    Feb 3, 2016

    My Personal Definition Of "Mindfuck"

    Excuse the expletive, but I have no other word to describe this phenomenon... Had a rather bad week...four people gone...I'll spare you the details... My definition of "mindf*ck": Youre a shrink....10.00 am: group therapy with the depressed juveniles and adolescents...they're in...
    HanSolo1978 HanSolo1978
    36-40, M
    1 Response May 27, 2013
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