Mar 27, 2023
Today's guest is Maha Al-Ghafry, a pediatric hematologist-oncologist who shares her experience with clinical rounds.
As health care professionals, we know the struggle of clinical rounds, where you receive patient handoffs, pre-round on EHR, physically pre-round on patients, and then move onto some form of "proper" rounds. You order medications, call consults, and try to avoid taking breaks even when you need to hydrate or use the bathroom.
Maha questions why they even call them rounds, as they often feel like you're going round and round in circles, and even as an attending, it's just as arduous. And then there's always that one relative who finds your group and begins screaming about the care of their loved one.
Join us as Maha shares her experience as a pediatric hematologist-oncologist and how she navigates through clinical rounds.
Maha Al-Ghafry is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist.
She shares her story and discusses her KevinMD article, "The merry-go-round of rounding."
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