Characteristics of compassion : portraits of exemplary physicians / Helen Meldrum.

Author
Meldrum, Helen [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
Description
xvi, 277 p. ; 23 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-266) and index.
Contents
Introduction and overview -- The woman who answered more than one calling : Dr. Anne Brooks -- Supporting this small and sickly world : Dr. Michael VanRooyen -- Finding peace on the other side of trauma : Dr. Sylvia Campbell -- The doctor who flunked retirement : Dr. Jack McConnell -- A voice for the urban and rural poor : Dr. Bruce Gould -- Making common ground for faith and health : Dr. G. Scott Morris -- Listening to many truths : Dr. Colleen Kivlahan -- Inheriting a commitment to service : Dr. Mark Asperilla -- What's harder than brain surgery? Mobilizing the healthcare community : Dr. Gary VanderArk -- His Rx, spiritual healing : Dr. Gerald G. "Jerry" Jampolsky -- Living from missing to mission : Dr. Jeannette South-Paul -- Having an impact on health in the small town and leaving a bigger legacy : Dr. Leonard Morse -- Have compassionate care, will travel : Dr. Wendy Ring -- The kindest cut, surgery with soul : Dr. William Schecter, with Dr. Gisela Schecter -- A summation of what was shared.
ISBN
  • 9780763757335
  • 0763757330
LCCN
2008054197
OCLC
288983353
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