TITLE

You never forget

AUTHOR(S)
Cadesky, Eric
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p501
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the author experience of trying to revive a baby that is reported to be not breathing. He rushed to the hospital to find the child flaccid, unresponsive, apneic, asystolic. He felt that any residual cynicism from years of residency hardship is dissolved by the sorrow he felt from the families of the child. According to the author, he hopes that he will not forget the first time someone dies in his care.
ACCESSION #
24113486

 

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