Lindsay came to the emergency room with a bad cough and shortness of breath. She also told the doctors she had a bad headache and nausea, and had a history of anxiety issues for which she took some medication. Four hours later, after X-rays and blood tests results came back, the doctors diagnosed bronchitis with anxiety and sent Lindsay home with a prescription for antibiotics. They advised her to follow up with her primary care doctor (she had none).
Doctors should engage in discussions around uncertainty in predictions.
A relative has a cardiac arrest. An emergency medical technician performs CPR and rushes your relative to the nearest emergency room. You provide some information at the front desk and then the ER nurse invites you to enter the cardiac arrest room so you can witness the resuscitation of your relative. The nurse assures you that you won’t be in the way, and your presence won’t negatively impact your relative’s care. You panic – do you join the doctors or not?
With a brisk finishing kick, the fundraising campaign to bring two impoverished but talented Kenyan runners to Sacramento to compete in the California International Marathon surpassed its monetary goal by noon Tuesday.
For cancer patients and survivors. Taught by Nandi Szabo, a registered dance-movement therapist and expressive-arts therapist.
Stigma, prejudice and bias have been themes in the news. Recently, commentators speculated about the Supreme Court decisions about affirmative action and gay marriage policies that seek to assure equal treatment under the law.
CONTINUING - Donate toys for Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California. Girl Scout Troop 1155 will be collecting toys, school supplies and craft supply donations
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