Dr Edwin Leap

Dr Edwin Leap

Dr Leap is a US-based emergency doctor.

He writes at edwinleap.com.

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COVID-19 — I’m so tired of typing that.  Tired of talking about it and seeing it on the news.  Tired of that big, red,…
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I saw a patient recently who was in her 80s. She was a very active and healthy woman who enjoys the outdoors. I asked her, …
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There is a popular trope going around suggesting that somehow doctors lack the compassion of our nursing colleagues. We see…
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There are a lot of unhappy physicians in a lot of bad situations. I know because I write for them, and they write to me. …
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I was working a few days ago and pulled a tooth. Mind you, it’s not something I do with any regularity. However, it was a…
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My friends and family used to say that I was born 30 years old. I get it. From the time I was young, I was controlled, risk…
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There’s an ugly undercurrent that sometimes shows up in the emergency department; indeed all over the world of medicine. I…
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