Haiku from Work

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Abstract

To the Editor: On call Prematurely gray, A hospital afternoon Watched through the window. Hallway 3 An empty clinic Five-fifteen. Must this last guy Really need CT? Vigil Grown children standing By the bedside monitor Showing sinus tach. Late-night hits Small hours quiet. The warm bright nurse's station Seems pretty friendly. DNR They have grown old, now Alone. The intern wants a Workup, code and post. ER 'Mongst the splendrous Cacophony of his halitosis — Ethanol.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)991
Number of pages1
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume311
Issue number15
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 11 1984
Externally publishedYes

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Haiku from Work. / Finucane, Thomas.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 311, No. 15, 11.10.1984, p. 991.

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Finucane, Thomas. / Haiku from Work. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 1984 ; Vol. 311, No. 15. pp. 991.
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