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Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Eli Meets Bernard

We were able to meet Bernard and his friend, Diana, today. He took us on a tour of the surgery center at LeBonheur. We were even able to tour the actual operating room used for heart surgeries. In OR #3, we put Bernard to sleep and were shown equipment used daily by actual members of the heart team. It was more than we expected and really interesting. Eli blocked it all out for the most part. Cade loved it!

Here are a few pictures...



Eli meeting Bernard and his friend, Diana



Getting into our scrubs


Taking Bernard into surgery



Dr. Cade prepped for surgery




Bernard's surgery

Dr. Eli's turn to prep for surgery



Six more days before it's Eli's turn. Thank you for your prayers!


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