I still remember my internship days in 2009 at Mayo Hospital: a 2400-bed hospital with high bad occupancy in Lahore, Pakistan. I visualize my senior teaching me intubation in the emergency room, saying “the patient is deteriorating, put in the laryngoscope, visualize vocal cords and intubate quickly.” Unfortunately, my first attempt at intubation on the patient failed and my senior had to reintubate the patient.
Mistakes happen from everyone. It’s what we learn and how we move on from them that defines us. Maybe for your parents their 19-year-old smoking was so alarming that they didn’t know what to do and sent you to the rehabilitation center.
DHADING, Oct 4: Normally, it would only take around one-and-a-half to two hours to reach Kalanki of Kathmandu from Simle of Dhading. Of late, however, the travel time has significantly increased. It now takes at least eight to 12 hours to travel the same distance.
KATHMANDU, September 6: The controversially stranded Kathmandu National Medical College premises were found empty upon arrival of the inspection committee at 7:45 AM this morning. The members of the committee stated to not find any authorized personnel to leave the official letters
BIRATNAGAR, Nov 21: Saroj Dulal, a teacher at Inaruwa Municipality-9 in Sunsari district, who has been suffering from bone marrow problem since 2014, is facing a dire situation due to financial crisis for his treatment.
KATHMANDU, Sept 6: A renal patient, who was undergoing dialysis at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) reportedly committed suicide by jumping off the third floor of the hospital on Monday night.
KATHMANDU, Aug 23: The Basundhara-based Ishan Children and Women's Hospital in Kathmandu remained tensed on Tuesday, following vandalism by the relatives and parents of a child who died in the course of treatment today morning.