Quote Originally Posted by Tina_R View Post
Once for fun I typed "arrogant s" into google and one of the first things google filled in was "arrogant surgeon". Many of them are arrogant and some to the point where I think they are unbalanced. Don't think I don't respect their immense talents, but this is the truth.
There can be stress, not so much on the procedure, but with self criticism upon failures. Self analysis on human nature and balancing risk.

Mr Henry Marsh, a pioneering senior neurologist addresses these sorts of things after 35 years in the field.....Brain surgeries can have devastating failures..... He admits that surgeons are tempermental....

"On Making Mistakes"

If you do not want to watch the whole video above, watch from 27:40....