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The soul of medicine : tales from the bedside / Sherwin B. Nuland.

Author/Creator:
Nuland, Sherwin B.
Publication:
New York : Kaplan Pub., c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 214 p. ; 21 cm.
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Subjects:
Medicine -- Anecdotes.
Medical subjects:
Medicine -- Personal Narratives.
Physicians -- Personal Narratives.
Summary:
The remarkable stories told in this book are filled with the lessons of humanity. They describe that sacrosanct connection between two people we call the doctor-patient relationship, and that other relationship between the mentor and student, so important to the perpetuation of medical knowledge, judgement, wisdom and character.
Contents:
The surgeon's tale
The family physician's tale
The dermatologist's tale
The gastroenterologist's tale
The obstetrician-gynecologist's tale
The ophthalmologist's tale
The cardiologist's tale
The pediatric cardiologist's tale
The anesthesiologist's tale
The neurosurgeon's tale(s)
The chest surgeon's tale(s)
The medical student's tale
The geriatrician's tale(s)
The bronchoscopist's tale
The internist's tale
The surgeon's second tale
The nephrologist's tale
The neurologist's tale(s)
The urologist's tale
The pediatrician's tale
The narrator's tale.
Notes:
Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781607140559 (alk. paper)
1607140551 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
269433051