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TROT Line: Live and Direct From the Republic of Texas

Holt, Mark W. MD

Live From the Real World of Managed Care
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Dr Holt is in private practice at MD Pediatric Associates, Lewisville, Tex.

Note from editor: As usual, TROT Line exaggerates, embellishes, and goes way over the edge shamelessly and without the slightest drop of remorse. Any resemblance to a real person—living, dead, or on CPAP—is strictly semicoincidental and not (intentionally) on purpose. Humor represents the only mechanism that a journal editor has left to confront the absolute craziness that is occurring in today's medical marketplace. I would encourage readers to submit humor op-ed pieces on today's health care system.

© 2004 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.