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I’ve been a nurse over 25 years now.

TWENTY-FIVE PLUS YEARS. That is a helluva long time.

I’m an old nurse. I spent most of that time in the OR. Think Hot-Lips Houlihan — without The Sexy — I’m just mean.

That’s what I would tell the med students who came through my OR. Because they were there to learn to be doctors. And the first rule to being a really stellar doctor — listen to the…