It is our responsibility, as always, to protect our patients from things that would harm them. Therefore, as physicians, it is our duty to refuse to perform a medical procedure that is not medically indicated. Any medical procedure. Whatever the pseudo-justification.
It’s time for a little old-fashioned civil disobedience.
Not quite absolution for the medical profession, and not a decisive battle in the War on Women, but every little bit helps.
Just so we know the whole Excited States hasn’t gone utterly bugfuck.