>1. A man comes into the ER and yells . . .’ My wife’s going to have her
baby in the cab !’ I grabbed my stuff, rushed out to the cab, Lifted the
lady’s dress and began to take off her underwear.
Suddenly I noticed that there were several cabs – – – and I was in the
Submitted by Dr. Mark Mac Donald,San Francisco
2. At the beginning of my shift I placed a stethoscope on an elderly
and slightly deaf female patient’s anterior chest wall. ‘ Big
breaths,’. I instructed. ‘ Yes, they used to be,’. . replied the
Submitted by Dr. Richard Byrnes, Seattle , WA
3. One day I had to be the bearer of bad news when I told a Wife that
her husband had died of a massivemyocardial infarct. Not more than five
minutes later, I heard her reporting to the rest
of the family that he had died of a ‘ massive internal fart.’
Submitted by Dr. Susan Steinberg
4. During a patient’s two week follow-up appointment with his
cardiologist, he informed me, his doctor, that he was having trouble
with one of his medications. ‘ Which one ?’. . . I asked.
‘The patch . . . the Nurse told me to put on a new one every six hours
and now I’m running out of places to put it! ‘I had him quickly undress
and discovered what I hoped I wouldn’t see.
Yes, the man had over fifty patches on his body! Now, the instructions
include removal of the old patch before applying a new one.
Submitted by Dr. Rebecca St. Clair,Norfolk , VA
5. While acquainting myself with a new elderly patient, I asked. ‘ How
long have you been bedridden ?’ After a look of complete confusion she
answered . . .’ Why, not for about
twenty years – when my husband was alive.’
Submitted by Dr. Steven Swanson, Corvallis , OR
6. I was performing rounds at the hospital one morning and while
checking up on a man I asked . . ..’ So how’s your breakfast this
morning?’ ‘ It’s very good except for the Kentucky Jelly.
I can’t seem to get used to the taste.’. . . Bob replied. I then asked
to see the jelly and Bob produced a foil packet labeled ‘KY Jelly.’
Submitted by Dr. LeonardKransdorf,Detroit , MI
7. A nurse was on duty in the Emergency Room when a young woman with
purple hair styled into a punk rocker Mohawk, sporting a variety of
tattoos, and wearing strange clothing, entered .
It was quickly determined that the patient had acute appendicitis, so
she was scheduled for immediate surgery. When she was completely
disrobed on the operating table, the staff noticed that
her pubic hair had been dyed green, and above it there was a tattoo
that read . . .’ Keep off the grass.’ Once the surgery was completed,
the surgeon wrote a short note on the patient’s dressing,
which said ‘ Sorry . . .had to mow the lawn.’
Submitted by RN no name
–Tatay emailed this to me. =_+