Most common surgeries in the US: dilation and curettage, hysterectomy, tonsillectomy, hernia repair, oopherectomy, cholecystectomy. Surprising then that most surgeons are male.
This is a medical weblog--a collection of thoughts about medicine, medical training, and health policy--written by a fifth-year medical student.
I recently stopped blogging, as I graduated from medical school and I'm now a physician in my residency training in New York City. But feel free to read and enjoy!
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