Summer cicadas—

Summer cicadas— strumming golden chords chugging like the metal trains above the rooftops speaking air into tongues— The interceding species prays like …

Delivery at sign-out

I was signing out to the night team and minutes away from going home, when suddenly a nurse called saying one of …

New ECG Cheat Sheet

The nature of residency is looking up the same information again and again until it sticks in your head. Reading ECGs takes practice and one …

V/Q Mismatch & Hypoxemia

V/Q Mismatch Confusion V/Q mismatch is a confusing subject because the terms “dead space” and “shunt” are not very intuitive definitions. Moreover, …