By understanding the secret of how lizards regenerate their tails, researchers may be able to develop ways to stimulate the regeneration of limbs in humans. Now, a team of researchers from Arizona Sta
Cool, just like axolotls!
It’s been an exceptionally long time since I’ve shared one of my “vignettes” from the emergency department. Over the summer, I have had many exciting moments in the ED, but this is by far the most memorable.
One particularly busy night, we get a call from EMS that they’re…
Oh my god, this reminds me of a volunteer session I had last year in the ER of Scripps Mercy Chula Vista, CA. The whole ER was in an uproar. The description of the events pulled such an emotional response from my memory. The doctor tried to explain everything to me back then but besides the technical aspects, I appreciated the last paragraph the most. You don’t get clear cut victories/losses in the ER. Bravo!
After doctors refused to treat a seventeen-year-old boy, he returned with a knife and stabbed the first doctor he saw. Christopher Beam reports on a health-care system in crisis.
This is a good insight into what will happen if the healthcare system fails to do its duty.