That is the EXACT reason why I chose radiology... ;)
sometimes . . . this is barely even an exaggeration!
You sure this isnt the pain clinic ???
How absolutely true. The difficulty is to stop the "flight of ideas" without sounding rude.
This is soooooo true!
This is why I am in anesthesia... just add propofol...
Critical care works too. Intubate + Versed/Fentanyl drips for all!
And she hadn't even gotten to review of systems...
I can never explain this frustration to My Other Friends without sounding like a total bitch.
Nice Simpsons reference!!
Woo hoo for primary care! I don't have to be nice, and my patients are generally in too much pain to start talk about onions (ew!).
So, so, so true. And they wonder why wait times are so long. The best part is when they finally get around to answering your question, and the answer is, "I really don't remember."
So true. So painfully true.
This happened to me *exactly* tonight! Except the pt was a 70-yr old lady trauma from an MVC. "Well, aren't you just LOVELY, I mean GORGEOUS, really! Oh, my sternal fracture? It hurts."
Yes yes and yes!!