While in medical school we take an Ethics class but we definitely don’t think we ever have to put it into practice. I feel terrible for my colleagues in Italy who were put against a wall. They had to choose who to intubate because there was only one ventilator left. The 23 year old med student or the 52 year old professor? Who would you choose and why?
This pandemic has put so many rules in place that seem to go against the Hippocratic oath we took upon graduation. Continue reading “What would you do?”