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28 Hour Days

Geocentric 24-hour days are no match for residency.Continue reading28 Hour Days

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The Coolest Pediatricians

UCSD Pediatrics residents show off how cool they are in a video, and I make an appearance.Continue readingThe Coolest Pediatricians

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Healthcare Workers During COVID-19

I spent a lot of time trying to find the original source for this drawing to give appropriate credit. The artist signed it but I wasn’t able to read the name well enough at this…Continue readingHealthcare Workers During COVID-19

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Altered Timescale

All of my time estimates need to be corrected by a factor of two. Continue readingAltered Timescale

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New Ontology

After a week or so of orientations and Neurology crash courses, disorienting orientations, collecting badges to four different hospitals, and panicked texts to our chief residents, Adam and I started our lives as Neurology residents…Continue readingNew Ontology

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An End and A Beginning

One week ago, I walked away from my last ever ED shift, and with it, my time as a Pediatrics resident. From here onward, I’m exclusively a Neurology resident: No more well child checks, runny…Continue readingAn End and A Beginning

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Energy

Burnout

There is a tiredness that seeps into the soul. Not a lack of sleep or some physical exhaustion; No, this weariness originates in the mind, From which it stretches forth, Penetrating the deepest recesses of…Continue readingBurnout

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Incision and Drainage

Descriptions within not recommended for sensitive stomachs. Continue readingIncision and Drainage