Saturday, January 28, 2012
Having Pride in one's work
I was getting ready to do a very complex neuroanesthesia case the other day. It involved providing care to a patient with severe cerebrovascular disease. Patient and anesthesia plan were discussed the night before surgery. I arrived in the morning and saw the picture on the right showing the drips needed for the case. Not bad I said to myself; the resident set up the stuff as I discussed with him but we can do better. Results are in the second picture. We should have pride in the work we do. A neat and organized anesthesia work area/equipment will lead us to provide better care to our ever increasing complex patients.