• SDN Site Updates

    Hey everyone! The site will be down for approximately 2 hours on Thursday, August 5th for site updates.

asdasd12345

Membership Revoked
Removed
15+ Year Member
Mar 28, 2004
120
0
Status (Visible)
i rented the movie gross anatomy. it was pretty good. is this a fairly accurate depiction of medical school? do people really end up taking speed because the stress and pressure is so intense? what about the teachers coming around and grilling people randomly? can anyone else recommend any decent medical movies other than patch adams
 

PepperdineP-MED

Junior Member
10+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Apr 1, 2004
13
0
37
Status (Visible)
B00008L3U4.01.LZZZZZZZ.jpg



The Doctor is a good, albeit older, movie about a cocky surgeon who is diagnosed with cancer and then sees the workings modern medicine through the eyes of a patient. Definitely worth watching.
 

lilmo

Senior Member
7+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Mar 25, 2004
493
0
Status (Visible)
Gross Anatomy is an awesome movie! It's actually what got me started on the medical school path.
 
About the Ads

TheRussian

Life Size Mirror
7+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Mar 19, 2004
488
1
Boston, MA
Status (Visible)
How about Doctor Zhivago? That's got the WORD "doctor" in it.

Just giving a shout out to my Russian peeps.
 

JunkintheTrunk

Blondes are smrt
7+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Oct 29, 2003
2,502
0
39
The Mitten
Status (Visible)
  1. Resident [Any Field]
i hope being a doctor is like Scrubs, otherwise i don't want to be one ;) hehe, jk!
 

Rendar5

Full Member
15+ Year Member
Nov 12, 2003
7,030
708
Florida
Status (Visible)
  1. Attending Physician
today's med students are smarter. they take adderol instead of speed.
 

fullefect1

Senior Member
10+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Feb 23, 2003
790
0
36
Mass
Status (Visible)
Originally posted by Rendar5
today's med students are smarter. they take adderol instead of speed.

haha, yup that is very popular for undergrads to. I have many friends that take adderal almost like they are addicted to it, of course they are procrastinators.
 

TheFlash

Playtime Is Over
10+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
Oct 20, 2003
4,775
1
The City of Blinding Lights
Status (Visible)
Originally posted by Rendar5
today's med students are smarter. they take adderol instead of speed.

People who take this drug for anything other than (valid!) clinically diagnosed ADHD are sad. Rotations and residency are going to destroy them because they are incapable of learning without medication.
 

exmike

NOR * CAL
10+ Year Member
15+ Year Member
May 19, 2003
4,206
11
43
Bay Area
Status (Visible)
  1. Fellow [Any Field]
you know, before I volunteered at the ER in Berkeley, I thought working in the ER was like the TV show. (but not as extreme)

But after about two months at the ER, there had been no 500 car accidents in berkeley nor any 1000 gallon acid spills, and I sadly realized my days would be filled with pushing patients to radiology and wiping down gurneys punctuated by "emergency" drunk homeless people that needed several people's help to be restrained.
 
About the Ads
This thread is more than 17 years old.

Your message may be considered spam for the following reasons:

  1. Your new thread title is very short, and likely is unhelpful.
  2. Your reply is very short and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  3. Your reply is very long and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  4. It is very likely that it does not need any further discussion and thus bumping it serves no purpose.
  5. Your message is mostly quotes or spoilers.
  6. Your reply has occurred very quickly after a previous reply and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  7. This thread is locked.