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The Midnight Meal and Other Essays About Doctors, Patients and Medicine - Conversations in Medicine and Society (Paperback)
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The Midnight Meal and Other Essays About Doctors, Patients and Medicine - Conversations in Medicine and Society (Paperback)

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Paperback 140 Pages / Published: 30/04/2005
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With wisdom and compassion, Dr. Jerome Lowenstein tells stories about relationships between medical students and their teachers, physicians and their colleagues, and physicians and their patients. He reflects on what doctors learn from treating chronic illness; how they respond to patients' needs for reassurance; how they bear the burden of treating patients with life-threatening or degenerative disease; whether the distinction between traditional and "alternative" medical treatment is ultimately beneficial or destructive; and many other issues. Dr. Lowenstein's ruminations on humanistic approaches to learning and practicing medicine will be treasured by physicians, medical students, and patients alike.

Publisher: The University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472030842
Number of pages: 140
Weight: 218 g
Dimensions: 203 x 127 x 13 mm

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