Read this. I found it fascinating.
I'll never forget standing on line in a lab one day patiently waiting my turn when Dr. Jeffrey Nestler shot to the front of the line and demanded that he be cared for immediately. He became increasingly agitated and exasperated. Finally, I caught his eye and said "now you know what your patients go through." I don't think he stopped and thought for a second.
I don't wish anybody ill, but I don't think it's an entirely bad thing for doctors to have to be patients once in awhile. Jennifer