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Aortic Stenosis with A Fib and CHF

This case is written by Dr. Donika Orlich. She is a staff physician practising in the Greater Toronto Area. She completed her Emergency Medicine training at McMaster University along with a fellowship in Simulation and Medical Education. 329 more words

Resuscitation

Good Heart Goes Bad

April 23. It seems a lifetime ago. I’ll always remember it because it was the day after the wedding of my third daughter (which is a story in and of itself and I’m still trying to put words to paper about it). 994 more words

Family

Getting on the Bus

This post appeared in two parts on September 8 & 20, 2013.

The first night in a hotel room in Estoril, Portugal, my heart, flipping about in my chest, jolted me awake. 1,030 more words

Nursing Stories

Before thoughts

It’s shortly after midnight in West Tennessee and I’m awake. I’ve been watching TV, actually a movie I watch from time to time Whiskey, Tango, Foxtrot. 343 more words

Dogs

CMH

Columbia Memorial Health Care

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Flooded

A-fib grabs me by the chest

IV’s flooded in;

ER noises clang and pulse

Squealing through my head!

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Poetry