Staff Neurosurgeon, Emory Clinic;
CNN Chief Medical Correspondent; Exec Prod/Writer of TNT's medical drama Monday Mornings
2180 days ago
doctor performed many hip replacement on 3 sisters in 80's. some say too much. others say denying = rationing. hear him ac360 tonight.
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The world of medicine has very interesting medical topics. It is better than watching t.v. and we get to learn too.
If they pay, why not!
If taxpayers have to pay, be sensible about making that choice. Money is not unlimited; there are a lot of sick people in need.
Were all sisters overweight, or some hereditary degenerative joint dz?
Well, they say that practice makes perfect. Theory is– the more you think like a surgeon, the more you become like one, the better you get at remaining neutral, clinical, cut, suture, close - the harder it becomes to turn it off. To stop thinking like a s
you lost weight! keep spine straight, though. TADASANA , please (and yuou'll look even younger and better
In a stressed society, the role of doctors would be heal people with the goal of increasing overall productivity. Thankfully, non-stressed societies can afford to be more generous.
Because we can do procedures doesn't mean we should do them The promise is not to cure you but to do nothing that will harm you
At who's expense?
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