Tragically, this reflex impulse to dive in and help without thinking, can get us killed - especially here in the Covid19 Pandemic.
We tend to dive in where the need is the greatest, never questioning our “the patient comes first” programming.
So for instance,
- as a health care worker
- if you see somebody down
- who's not breathing and they don't have a heartbeat
- you're gonna probably jump on them and resuscitate them.
- It is a reflex action
- We don’t even think about it under normal circumstances.
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