Eyes Wide Open - To Cornea, to Medical School, to Life
Keywords:Corneal harvesting, Medical student, Ethical dilemmas, Organ donation
Sharing memories of a medical student who is also a corneal harvester for transplantation. The text will describe and share stories and experiences he went through and what lessons he learned
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