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This is my latest column in Emergency Medicine News.  Work in the daily struggles of the ED helps others, and there’s no doubt.  But it makes us better too.

 

(The painting is Rembrandt’s ‘Aristotle with Bust of Plato.’  Aristotle wrote about Eudaimonia, or flourishing; that is, living a full life.’)

 

https://journals.lww.com/em-news/Fulltext/2019/09000/Life_in_Emergistan__Practicing_EM_is_Part_of.13.a