Treatment Kind and Fair: Letters to a Young Doctor

Treatment Kind and Fair: Letters to a Young Doctor

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by Perri Klass
     
 

New York Times contributor and beloved author Dr. Perri Klass offers a glimpse inside the doctor’s office for aspiring physicians, medical buffs, and anyone who’s ever been a patientSee more details below

Overview

New York Times contributor and beloved author Dr. Perri Klass offers a glimpse inside the doctor’s office for aspiring physicians, medical buffs, and anyone who’s ever been a patient

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465037773
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
06/15/2007
Series:
Art of Mentoring Series
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
Deciding to Be a Doctor-Choosing and Being Chosen, and Making Your Mother Proud     1
Asking Questions, Crossing Borders     23
Physical Findings: Appreciating a Mass     48
The State of Residency     74
Bugs, Drugs, and Data     104
Against Medical Advice     128
Making Mistakes     149
Knowing Stories and Keeping Secrets     172
Death and Dying and Presiding     189
Work and Life     205
Acknowledgments     225
Selected References     229

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