The Bedside Manner of a Serial Killer

Harris, Michael J.
March 2012
Medical Device Daily;3/19/2012, Vol. 16 Issue 53, p3
A joke is presented by comparing the tools and procedures employed by the medical profession with that of serial killers.


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