26 September 2011

Don't let your imagination run wild

Lest the students out there get disillusioned, it is probably a good idea to be upfront about the reality of being a doctor:

Maybe it's not always this bad, but in the ER there is a real ring of truth to this.

From the marvelous Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal


Alison Cummins said...

You mean the thrill of draining pus wears off? How disappointing.

VinceRN said...

Nothing like a nice big gooey pus pocket. Especially when as a nurse I get to stand by and let you docs deal with it.

It's entirely possible that I have said "Take your time, that scrotum's not going anywhere" at some point in my career.