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everyday at Sassoon Hospital...

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Part A The exprience...

"Please help me, Its paining...& I can't walk.."were the cries of a 35 plus female, in the medicine ward of Sassoon hopsital...I, with two of my seniors,one intern & one batchmate,were there to treat her... it was my 5th day at Sassoon Government Hospital, Pune..

"Take her case history"...ordered one of my seniors to me & my batchmate.....well obviously, we have to act obedient in front of our seniors, so we quietly obliged, & started asking her things,which doctors need to know, so as to begin assessment...by the way there's a particular format, & we must comply with it....or else we are termed "stupid" & the information we have collected is termed as "incomplete"...
Anyway, as we tried to make her stop crying and start answering out questions, I wondered whether it was right to manipulate a person like this so as to make him or her listen to our commands & demands...I brushed aside that …