Have you heard the one about the doctor who fainted at the sight of blood?

Out In The Open

Before entering medical school, Dr. Phil Berry spent a night volunteering in an emergency room. Faced with the sight of a doctor pulling a splinter out of a woman's finger... he fainted. Phil tells Piya how that response continued through med school, how he overcame it, and why he thinks we need to be more open about the toll crisis after crisis takes on medical professionals.

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