“I've seen texting among people I'm supervising in the O.R. … It is not, unfortunately, uncommon to see them doing any number of things with that computer beyond patient care. … Amazon, Gmail, I've seen all sorts of shopping, I've seen eBay. You name it, I've seen it.”
—Dr. Stephen Luczycki, an anesthesiologist and medical director in one of the surgical intensive-care units at Yale-New Haven (Conn.) Hospital, in a New York Times story on medical personnel distracted by mobile technology.
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