Lecture no. 21 from the course: Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases
Taught by Professor Roy Benaroch | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Health,Fitness & Nutrition Courses
You’re on an expedition in Antarctica. You’re diagnosed with a problem that requires immediate emergency surgery, and there’s only one person who can perform it: you. Use this real-life scenario from the Soviet Union’s Sixth Antarctic Expedition in 1961 as an intriguing window into how doctors diagnose and treat this problem in less extreme, 21st-century circumstances.