Practicing and Other Stories: A Memoir

Practicing and Other Stories: A Memoir

by Ralph G. Depalma MD Facs
     
 

This is the autobiography of a surgeon who began life in the Bronx, New York. His colorful memoirs describe his childhood and education, and critically analyze scientific contributions in vascular disease, shock and treatment of impotence. He describes what it was like do general practice in the Bronx along with experiences in New York City; in Seville, Spain as a

Overview

This is the autobiography of a surgeon who began life in the Bronx, New York. His colorful memoirs describe his childhood and education, and critically analyze scientific contributions in vascular disease, shock and treatment of impotence. He describes what it was like do general practice in the Bronx along with experiences in New York City; in Seville, Spain as a young Air Force Officer; residency and practice in Cleveland, Ohio; Reno, Nevada; and Washington DC. Dr. De Palma reflects upon life in rapidly changing times as well as responsibilities and uncertainties that exist in academic medicine and research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781450002837
Publisher:
Xlibris Corporation
Publication date:
12/30/2004
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
590 KB

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