A day in the life of trauma surgeon Dr. George Velmahos.

A Day in the Life

07/Nov/2008

At 8:30 on a Tuesday morning, the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) on Ellison 4 is quiet except for the beep of heart monitors and the gush of respirators. At the end of the hallway, a small cluster of clinicians in turquoise scrubs and white coats moves from one patient room to the next, waiting while a tall doctor with short curly hair and glasses enters each one, spends several minutes and returns.

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