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posted by hubie on Tuesday July 18 2023, @10:59AM   Printer-friendly
from the hold-my-beer dept.

https://arstechnica.com/health/2023/07/ohio-bans-doctor-after-botched-surgeries-on-tiktok-threaten-patients-lives/

Yesterday, an Ohio plastic surgeon, Katharine Grawe—who accumulated nearly 15 million likes by livestreaming operations on TikTok as "Doctor Roxy"—was permanently banned from practicing medicine and surgery in Ohio.

The decision came following a November 2022 suspension temporarily barring Grawe from seeing patients after the State Medical Board of Ohio reviewed "clear and convincing evidence" from multiple patients who were harmed during Grawe's livestreamed surgeries. The board decided to suspend Grawe's license, saying that her "continued practice presents a danger of immediate and serious harm to the public."

Related: (Don't do dumb things while operating. Sure doesn't help, if you screw things up and it's all on video either.)
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  • (Score: 2) by Tork on Thursday July 20 2023, @03:39AM (1 child)

    by Tork (3914) on Thursday July 20 2023, @03:39AM (#1316933)

    WHOA! Just whoa, right there. What ever gave you the idea that I want to do "nothing" about crime and violence?

    "6. Just eliminate all the laws that prevent law-abiding citizens from acquiring and carrying their weapon of choice. Again, the laws don't work, because violent criminals and gang bangers still get THEIR weapons."

    ^^ You said more than you had intended to, here. Your entire angle is about keeping your guns, all other concerns are secondary. Your uneven zeal to protect the lives of children is hurting you.

    ...help me understand why being murdered by bludgeoning is any more humane than being shot.

    Okay. If being whacked is exactly the same then the good news is there are a variety of alternative weapons you can defend your home with! They never jam and there's no ammo to buy!

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  • (Score: 1) by Runaway1956 on Thursday July 20 2023, @11:04AM

    by Runaway1956 (2926) Subscriber Badge on Thursday July 20 2023, @11:04AM (#1316976) Homepage Journal

    Your entire angle is about keeping your guns,

    No, the entire angle is about ending senseless violence. And, if there is to be violence, I want to tilt the odds in favor of the innocent. Seriously, if someone is going to die today, it really ought to be the violent criminal, not the person the criminal intends to victimize.

    That is something the Eloi just can't understand.

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