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Dave Etler and the Students of the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Recess Rehash: Liver Bits, Cold Glocks, and Cancer of the Cancer
56 minutes Posted Dec 17, 2020 at 2:00 am.
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[Last week’s show encountered some technical difficulties. So enjoy this rerun instead. We promise it’s cool.]



“He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.”



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Co-hosts Nathen Spitz, Brandon Bacalzo, Mariam Mansour, and Greta Becker rehash their recent microbiology exam which they say kicked their butts, and how they deal with that nasty feeling. Dave discusses what Naegleria Fowleri means to him. Nathen and Mariam reminisce on their experiences with patient instructors and standardized patients.



And the gang practices giving bad news to their patients, using made-up diseases with names created by neural networks and assisted by their attending “Dr. Etler.”



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