The occupation I chose before my epilepsy (complex partial petit mals) started was Ultrasound. The job included overtime, carrying a beeper, and knowing you were going to be called back sometime during the night. 458 more words
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The medical world is filled with bizarre, unusual (and sometimes not completely understood) phenomenon. Most people reading this post will be familiar with the various stories of individuals who fall victim to accident or injury, only to recover baring seemingly supernatural gifts. 660 more words
The operating rooms at the main University of New Mexico Hospital were built in 1954.
That was before there were C-arms (huge mobile fluoroscopy machines shaped like the letter) that hug a table and provide real-time images of what’s going on inside a patient. 181 more words