When a Surgeon Grew to become a Covid-19 Affected person: ‘I Had By no means Confronted the Actuality of Demise’

A Surgeon Becomes a Covid Patient: 'I Had Never Faced the Reality of Death'

Pushing the limits in surgery Dr. Emond had Dr. Kato was lured away from the University of Miami in 2008 because of his rare expertise in intestinal transplants and so-called ex vivo cancer surgeries, in which the surgeon cuts out abdominal organs to get into hard-to-reach tumors and then sews the organs back in place. … Read more

A Surgeon Turns into a Covid Affected person: ‘I Had By no means Confronted the Actuality of Dying’

A Surgeon Becomes a Covid Patient: 'I Had Never Faced the Reality of Death'

“He brought his culture of innovation with him,” said Dr. Emond. “And his personal abilities, his ability to work long hours, never giving up, never giving up, no matter how difficult the situation is, performing operations that many consider impossible.” In his first year at Columbia, Dr. Kato and his team successfully successfully found a … Read more

How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer’s Affected person in a Nursing Dwelling

How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer's Patient in a Nursing Home

While the nurses came to change Peggy’s bedding, I spoke to her nurse in the hallway. When Peggy arrived at this facility about two weeks earlier, she had pressure ulcers on her heels and lower back. In Peggy’s room, her nurse changed her bandages and pointed out the wounds on her heels, which didn’t look … Read more