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The tracheotomy

Michelle Paff  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA   The tracheotomy Michelle Paff Oil on canvas 20” x 15”     The transformation of a medical student into a physician is depicted in the short story, The Steel Windpipe (1925), by the Russian physician and author, Mikhail Bulgakov. A young practitioner is stationed alone at a rural hospital, […]