The Unfeeling Wannabe Surgeon: A Med School Memoir
by Melissa Yuan-Innes
The hours are inhumane.
The people are insane.
But you literally hold someone's life in your hands.
And the one thing that nobody told me before I plunged hands-first into my surgical rotation, the thing I had to discover for myself, was that, compared to anything else in medicine,
every blood-spattered second of surgery is so much fun.