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Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, share a behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine, from how hospitalists navigate through the hospital, handle burnout and hospital food, and deal with patients.

The hospital labyrinth

cafeteria labyrinth

A behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine. Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, tackle a variety of stressors, successes and everyday occurrences seen on hospital wards. See all Progress Notes here.

Published in the March 2019 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

Opiates and the media

Published in the July 2017 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

opiates progress notes

How do YOU plan 
to spend your holiday?

Published in the December 2017 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

Pre- and post-covid couture

hospitalist-fashion-dolls

A behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine. Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, tackle a variety of stressors, successes and everyday occurrences seen on hospital wards. See all Progress Notes here.

pre-post-covid-fashion

Published in the September 2020 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

Burnout and its solutions

Published in the August 2018 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

New Year’s Eve in the hospital

What do you call a hospitalist

A behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine. Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, tackle a variety of stressors, successes and everyday occurrences seen on hospital wards. See all Progress Notes here.

Bringing in the New Year in the hospital

Published in the December 2019 issue of Today’s Hospitalist 

Stuck between “then” and “now”

comic preview

A behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine. Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, tackle a variety of stressors, successes and everyday occurrences seen on hospital wards. See all Progress Notes here.

stuck between here an

Published in the May 2020 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

A capital idea

hospital patients

Published in the October 2018 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

Take a look at some other Progress Notes: these cartoon commentaries written by a hospitalist take a unique look at sources of frustration in hospital medicine, from burnout and observation status to interactions with other specialties.

The illusion of observation status

Published in the April 2017 issue of Today’s Hospitalist 

Progress notes - april 2017

The parade of disability

cartoon highlighting medical help and parade of disability

Published in the July 2019 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

Are some patients who need disability going without?

Leo Motter, MD, and Dan Langsdale, BA, share a behind-the-scenes artistic view of hospital medicine. See all Progress Notes here.

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