What are the colored plastic strips above a doctors examining room for?

Answer Probably some sort of code to let them know that the patient is ready to be seen, has a contagious condition, whatever. I wouldn't be surprised if one of them meant "has crappy insurance" so that p... Read More »

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How long would you be willing to sit and wait in a doctor's examining room before walking out?

Depend on how bad I need to see the doctor really...if I scheduled the appointment because I think there is something seriously wrong with me, then I'll wait. If its just a routine check-up and I'v... Read More »

What are delivery room doctors called?

Delivery room doctors are called obstetricians. You may also meet there neonatologists - doctors who specialize in the care of newborn babies. Please see the related links for details.

How to Build With Plastic Rods, Strips & Sheets?

When you use basic plastic elements for building models from your own design, it is called "scratch building." When you are altering or adding elements to a model kit, the term used is "kitbashing.... Read More »

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