Life & Limb: In Rural E.R., Exams Include the Obvious Questions, Like ‘Did You Get a Turkey?’

Besides serving as the one-stop shop for regular medical emergencies large and small, the rural E.R. also tackles problems unique to rural: bear-related hypertension, copperhead bites, tree-stand mishaps, plus a lack of specialized care and equipment. The Yonder’s newest columnist, Dr. Edwin Leap, will see you now.