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Ten Things I Learned in the Operating Room: First as a Patient—Then as a Journalist Observer

Seven years ago, I entered the OR as a patient needing the first of six subsequent shoulder surgeries. After my third trip through those ominously swinging doors, I realized that while I was getting pretty experienced at moving through the paces of prepping and recovering from surgeries, I still had zero understanding at what was… Continue reading Ten Things I Learned in the Operating Room: First as a Patient—Then as a Journalist Observer