This is a message to any medical doctor who is unhappy with their career. The individual reasons for this dissatisfaction will vary. Whatever the issue, it is important to ask, “Is the problem correctable?” If yes, then you must act and secure your happiness. If no, you must consider other options. One uncomplicated choice is to stay in medicine and practice somewhere else. However, you may also be unhappy in …
Post Author: Elijah Sadaphal, MD
Elijah Sadaphal is an emergency physician.
I remember the time (about one year ago) when I could only provide one COVID test for patients walking into urgent care: the PCR or polymerase chain reaction.
Back then, patients had no choice other than to get a nasal swab that was uncomfortable, irritating, and tended to bring them to tears. Now, there are many different types of COVID tests available, but you should be well-informed about what each test …
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