Madam Doctor

Madam Doctor The incident “During my time as a medical student, I worked for a while as an intern at a large and busy hospital in Palermo. During an internship program at the urology ward of the hospital I was assisting a doctor in the urological and oncological...

Gratitude

Gratitude The incident “I was at the hospital in Catania, carrying out my internship. I was attending the internship program together with five other doctors. Some days earlier, we had dealt with the case of an old man whose leg we had to amputated.  After a few days...

Gloves

Gloves The incident “I was carrying out my internship at a hospital in the city centre of Palermo, where the patient group is very mixed in terms of ethnicity and social status. My internship took place at the department of gynaecology. I was with the main doctor and...