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To Do No Harm

DES and the Dilemmas of Modern Medicine

by Roberta Apfel

  • 255 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Vagina,
  • Toxicology,
  • Public Health,
  • Safety,
  • Health & Fitness-Safety,
  • Medical / Public Health,
  • Diethylstilbestrol,
  • Cancer,
  • Physician and patient

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9576485M
    ISBN 100300036191
    ISBN 109780300036190
    OCLC/WorldCa13334070

      The expression "first do no harm," which is a Latin phrase, is not part of the original or modern versions of the Hippocratic oath, which was originally written in Greek. The Hippocratic oath, written in the 5th century BCE, does contain language suggesting that the physician and his assistants should not cause physical or moral harm to a patient.   Do no harm Loved the book. His honestly and sincerity come through. As a doctor myself I share his frustration and the joy of treating patients. Bravo!!! Lmhemp6, 01/17/ Incredible Incredible book with powerful insights. Henry Marsh tells of his career which is so wonderfully, beautifully tragic/5().

    The story "Do No Harm" tends to wander a bit during the first half but overall keeps the audiobook listener interested throughout. Scott Brick's narration . The Do No Harm Dog Training™ Manual was designed as my own personal guide for teaching basic manners classes, and evolved into a reference manual for my private behavior consultations. Created as a practical guide for either or both training formats, it is also helpful for pet parents who want an inside look at dog training and behavior, as well as for those who /5(40).

      DO NO HARM offers an unforgettable insight into the highs and lows of a life dedicated to operating on the human brain, in all its exquisite complexity. With astonishing candour and compassion, Henry Marsh reveals the exhilarating drama of surgery, the chaos and confusion of a busy modern hospital, and above all the need for hope when faced /5(K). This book exists only because tens of thousands of people have taken up and contributed to the concepts, ideas, techniques, and tools of Do No Harm. Do No Harm has been circulating around the NGO and international communities for 20 years. The changes in practice and policy from the early days are immense.


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Im thinking whoever wrote that only read half the book. English neurosurgeon Henry Marsh does write beautifully about brain surgery/5. I do believe this is the first time I have actively considered the end rating as I was reading but this was the kind of book that required such thinking.

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Nettled by several errors in Heavner’s analysis, and even more by her willingness to share the gory details at a press conference, Tempe launches her own investigation, which Author: Max Allan Collins. Do No Harm provides unforgettable insight into the countless human dramas that take place in a busy modern hospital.

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The book reads like a novel, but author and New York Times writer Lisa Belkin maintains that every event in the book is true.

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Do No Harm is an American medical drama television series that aired on NBC from January 31 through September 7, The network placed a series order in May On NovemNBC reduced its episode order for the series from 13 to 12 episodes, due to scheduling conflicts (13 episodes were produced and eventually aired).

On February 8,it was No. of episodes: 13 (list of episodes). The Barnes & Noble Review Gregg Andrew Hurwitz's first two novels, The Tower and Minutes to Burn, established him as a rising star among thriller Do No Harm, Hurwitz makes an impressive entry into the crowded field of medical suspense, delivering a fast-paced, often frightening story that will appeal to fans of Robin Cook, Michael Palmer, and Tess Gerritsen.

Do No Harm offers an unforgettable insight into the highs and lows of a life dedicated to operating on the human brain, in all its exquisite complexity. With astonishing candour and compassion, Henry Marsh reveals the exhilarating drama of surgery, the chaos and confusion of a busy modern hospital, and above all the need for hope when faced 5/5(14).

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In Do No Harm, Dr. Marsh takes the reader into deep into a world of life, death, and everything in /5(5).Do No Harm provides interesting, educational, terrifying, and honest insights into neurosurgery, the patients that undergo the surgery, Britain's National Health Service, and the author himself.

Each chapter deals with a different condition - pineocytoma, meningioma, anaesthesia dolorosa, hubris - in which Mr.

Marsh recounts his successes.