... doctors are hampered by the same cognitive limitations that affect all types of human information processing.
— Steven Schwartz, Timothy Griffin

I am a clinical nephrologist working at the Kantonsspital Aarau, a tertiary care hospital in switzerland.

I am certified in Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Ultrasound by the Swiss Medical Association (FMH) and the Swiss Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (SGUM/SSUM).


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(For this disclaimer I borrowed heavily from Steve Caroll's blog "How to write a medical blog/podcast disclaimer" on EM BASIC www.embasic.org)