What really happens in the operating theatre of a hospital? Dr. Paul Whang, anaesthetist, reveals all the facts, from operating room superstitions, the characteristics of a good surgeon and the patients that doctors fear. Operating Room Confidential shares these insider's truths with the reader - the strange, quirky, hidden rhythms and routines that occur inside and around the operating theatre. There are few books that give as much in-depth insider knowledge of this medical sanctum and Operating Room Confidential is insightful, funny and truly revealing.
Paul Whang, MD, is an anesthesiologist and a hospital consultant. A graduate of the University of Toronto, where he won the Thomas-Kendrick Gold Medal in pharmacology, and of the McMaster Medical School, he has been in practice for more than 15 years. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.