Doctor punches patient for too many ER visits


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#2

Fortunately for this doctor, I DO believe the Hippocratic oath says,

"If a patient has annoyed you sufficiently, then assault that patient in a way that will not easily show to the public. Beyond that, do no harm."

#3

Typical of Japanese culture that the man apologized to the doctor who punched him…

“Deepest apologies, Sir. My torso did happen to impede your fist.”
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KANCHO!!!


#4

I think that’s actually not typical. More likely he just realized he deserved the punch.


#5

Well, it’s one way to do the Heimlich maneuver… or attempt to help constipation… or cure stupidity.


#6

This is what my older brother would have called TP - the holistic treatment of therapeutic pain.


#7

NOW you belong in the emergency room.


#8

This sounds like a variation on the parental admonishment “stop crying or I’ll give you something to cry about.”


#9

Mom, is that you?


#10

Hey, the treatment worked, I dont see why he had to be reprimanded :stuck_out_tongue:


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