No practicing on patients: Brand-new doctors in Chicago get boot camp first to freshen skills

  • by: LINDSEY TANNER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 7, 2014 - 12:25 AM

CHICAGO — First-day jitters come with any new job but when the work involves pushing needles into strangers' bellies, stitching up gaping wounds or even delivering babies, that debut can be especially nerve-wracking — for everyone involved.

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