7 Annoying Distractions in the Operating Room, and How It’s Detrimental to Patient Care

People used to joke that in the 1970s and 1980s, only doctors and drug dealers had pagers. Drug dealers have moved on to more sophisticated technology, and doctors are probably the only profession using pagers. In our academic institution, residents still use pagers for consults and emergencies.   I’m reminded of this every time I’m […]