SHOPPING CART $0.00
free shipping on orders over $35*
BUYBACK CART Buyback Cart Total Buyback Cart Total
free shipping on buybacks!
loading

    Wonder and the Mystery 10 Years of Reflections from the Annals of Family Medicine

    ISBN-10: 1846199824
    ISBN-13: 9781846199820
    Author(s): Robin S. Gotler, Rachel Naomi Remen
    Description: Contents: Foreword; About the editor; List of contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section 1: Primary care at work Nasruddin and the coin; One last question: opening Pandora's box? A headache at the end of the day; The joy of family  More...
    List price: $49.95
    Buy it from: $47.61

    Order within the next: to receive same day shipping!

    Loading
    Customers Also Bought

    List Price: $49.95
    Publisher: Hudson Hills Press LLC
    Binding: Paperback
    Pages: 280
    Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
    Weight: 1.188
    Language: English

    Contents: Foreword; About the editor; List of contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section 1: Primary care at work Nasruddin and the coin; One last question: opening Pandora's box? A headache at the end of the day; The joy of family practice; Success, regret, and the struggle for balance; The company we keep: why physicians should refuse to see pharmaceutical representatives; Doctors' work: eulogy for my vocation. Section 2: Patient care and caring; Pounds; The old duffers' club; Home care: a key to the future of family medicine?; Boy scouts for henry; Lessons from my left foot. Section 3: Wounds and healing; Suffering, meaning, and healing: challenges of contemporary medicine; Letting the news; Losing touch in the era of superbugs? The decade dance; The face of cancer. Section 4: Connections; A change will do you good; Linking Ruth to her past; On this day of mothers and sons; Jazz and the 'art' of medicine: improvisation in the medical encounter; Gazing at the future. Section 5: Knowledge; General medical practitioners need to be aware of the theories on which our work depend; The irreverent nature of evidence; Bag of worms; The impotence of being important - reflections on leadership 'Be gentle and be sincere about it': a story about community-based primary care research; The dark bridal canopy; Making time to write. Section 6: Who we are and where we're going; A public celebration of a personal doctor; Health care becomes an industry; The dream of home ownership; The myth of the lone physician: towards a collaborative alternative; Dinosaurs, hospital ecosystems, and the future of family. Section 7: Medicine, society, the world; The island Si, Doctora; Stuck in the mud; Indication; The break-even point: when medical advances are less important than improving the fidelity with which they are delivered; Ecological change and the future of the human species: can physicians make a difference? A journey to someplace better; Index.

    Buy it from $47.61

    Please choose a buying option

    Your Price:
    You save:
    Buy It Now
    what's this?
    Rush Rewards U
    Members Receive:
    coins
    coins
    You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
    ×
    Free shipping on orders over $35*

    *A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

    Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

    ×