In the News: Doctors exhausted after battling 'infodemic' on top of pandemic
February 16, 2022
In an interview with Scripps national reporter Vanessa Misciagna, infectious disease physician Edward Leonard, II, MD and pulmonologist Radha Agrawal, MD, talk about their experiences as physicians during the COVID-19 pandemic.
From the story: "I've heard some people use the word that we've, in some ways, been villainized, I wouldn't say that. I would say that we've been forgotten," said Dr. Agrawal. "You see [patients] every day and you take care of them everyday and they become part of your family and it's hard to kind of hold a grudge in a sense."
"It would be very easy as a provider with our morale and fatigue to kind of snap back and that is the last thing we need to do," said Dr. Leonard.
Read the full story here.