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Medicine In Translation

Pub Date : 2010-01-01 | Author : Danielle Ofri | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807073216
ISBN 13 : 0807073210

From a doctor Oliver Sacks has called a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of practicing medicine at a fast-paced urban hospital For two decades, Dr. Danielle Ofri has care..

What Doctors Feel

Pub Date : 2013-06-04 | Author : Danielle Ofri | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807073339
ISBN 13 : 0807073334

A look at the emotional side of medicine—the shame, fear, anger, anxiety, empathy, and even love that affect patient care Physicians are assumed to be objective, rational beings,..

Incidental Findings

Pub Date : 2006-04 | Author : Danielle Ofri | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 0807072672
ISBN 13 : 9780807072677

In Singular Intimacies, which the New England Journal of Medicine said captured the “essence of becoming and being a doctor,” Danielle Ofri led us into the hectic, constantly c..

Singular Intimacies

Pub Date : 2009-04-01 | Author : Danielle Ofri | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 0807072516
ISBN 13 : 9780807072516

A memoir of the author's ten years as a medical student, intern, and resident at New York's 250-year-old Bellevue Hospital...

What Patients Say What Doctors Hear

Pub Date : 2017 | Author : Danielle Ofri | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807062630
ISBN 13 : 0807062634

"Patients, anxious to convey their symptoms, feel an urgency to "make their case" to their doctors. Doctors, under pressure to be efficient, multitask while patients speak and ofte..

A History Of The Present Illness

Pub Date : 2013-01-22 | Author : Louise Aronson | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN 10 : 9781620400081
ISBN 13 : 1620400081

Sixteen "lovely, nuanced†? (The New York Times) linked stories from a potent new voice-a doctor with an M.D. from Harvard and an M.F.A. in fiction. A History of the Present Illne..

Fragile Beginnings

Pub Date : 2012-02-07 | Author : Adam Wolfberg, MD | Publisher : Beacon Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807095515
ISBN 13 : 0807095516

This is a gripping medical narrative that brings readers into the complex world of newborn intensive care, where brilliant but imperfect doctors do all they can to coax life into t..