Archive for July, 2012

How Would You Treat This Cavity? – Angola Day 24

Friday, July 27th, 2012 |

  The photo above is the upper tibia of Ezekiel – the mature man with an open fracture of his upper tibia, now 6 weeks old. The black cavity is the space from where four days earlier we excised the necrotic bone of osteomyelitis. What’s left is a thin remnant of bone on the posterior […]

Are You Pursuing A Calling?

Sunday, July 1st, 2012 |

  You struggled for years through undergrad and graduate school. You muscled past hundreds of exams and shouldered enormous financial debt. You endured in spite of taunting from your peers and self-doubt from within. You crossed the finish line with a fine education and credentials both hard won and well deserved. What career track is […]