1. Talking to people about that day, I was struck by how ready and almost rehearsed they were for this event. A decade earlier, nothing approaching their level of collaboration and efficiency would have occurred. We have, as one colleague put it to me, replaced our pre-9/11 naïveté with post-9/11 sobriety.

    — Atul Gawande, "Why Boston’s Hospitals Were Ready"

  2. Recommended Reading

    The New Yorker

    Atul Gawande

    Boston Marathon

    Why Boston's Hospitals Were Ready