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Anesthesiology Reflections from the Wood Library-Museum  |   March 2013
Wood-swinging Paul Wood, M.D.: “Tee or Tea?”
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  • Honorary Curator, ASA’s Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology, Park Ridge, Illinois, and Clinical Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. .
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Anesthesiology Reflections from the Wood Library-Museum
Anesthesiology Reflections from the Wood Library-Museum   |   March 2013
Wood-swinging Paul Wood, M.D.: “Tee or Tea?”
Anesthesiology 3 2013, Vol.118, 586. doi:10.1097/ALN.0b013e31828ac26e
Anesthesiology 3 2013, Vol.118, 586. doi:10.1097/ALN.0b013e31828ac26e
Like many of the relatively flat Midwestern states, Indiana hosts a large number of public and private golf courses. The cartoon (above) features the Hoosier founder of the Wood Library-Museum, Paul Wood, as an overly deliberate duffer whose shouldered golf club has become a bird’s perch near the golf course’s tea stand. Wood’s caddy appears to be falling asleep (anesthetized?) while carrying the anesthesiologist’s golf bag—a bag which is relaying a mythical patient’s vital signs from the operating room. Perhaps the cartoonist was encouraging Paul Wood to abandon the golf tee and to stick with sipping tea…. (Copyright © the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Inc.)
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