CPR and First Aid TrainingPosted: October 25, 2010
All day today. Over at the community college. Learned among other things that stomach acid melts lung tissue like water on cotton candy. The dead tissue breeds infection which leads to pus and then a particularly nasty pneumonia with 80% mortality rate. Yikes. The whole thing was sort of seasonally appropriate. I wanted to steal props for Halloween decor but thought the better of it.
Oh, and Happy Birthday to my baby brother today! He’s a forth year medical student specializing in E.R.