A Life in Medicine collects stories, poems, and essays by and for those in the healing profession, who are struggling to keep up with the science while staying true to the humanitarian goals at the heart of their work. Organized around the central themes of altruism, knowledge, skill, and duty, the book includes contributions from well-known authors, doctors, nurses, practitioners, and patients. Provocative and moving pieces address what it means to care for a life in a century of unprecedented scientific advances, ...

A Life in Medicine: A Literary Anthology 2003, New Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781565848498

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A Life in Medicine: A Literary Anthology 2002, New Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781565847293