See also medicine.

New Releases Tagged "Medical"

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
The Player (The Player, #1)
Dr. OB (St. Luke's Docuseries, #1)
An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back
Life's Work: A Moral Argument for Choice
Falling Hard
Close Enough to Touch
You Are Here: An Owner's Manual for Dangerous Minds
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America
Mercies in Disguise: A Story of Hope, a Family's Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them
The Family Gene: A Mission to Turn My Deadly Inheritance into a Hopeful Future
His Second Chance Omega (The Mountain Shifters, #5)
When Breath Becomes Air
Small Great Things
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
When I'm Gone
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
Not Quite Enough (Not Quite, #3)
Close Enough to Touch
Most Wanted
Chaos (Kay Scarpetta, #24)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory
What We Find (Sullivan's Crossing, #1)
Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery
Lucky Boy
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse AndersonWasted by Marya HornbacherUnbearable Lightness by Portia de RossiJust Listen by Sarah DessenThin by Lauren Greenfield
Best Eating Disorder Books
363 books — 778 voters

Stiff by Mary RoachThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootThe Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver SacksOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Medicine and Literature
1,257 books — 1,553 voters
Hospital Station by James WhiteStardoc by S.L. ViehlBreakpoint by Alison SinclairBio Rescue by S.L. ViehlHouse of Suns by Alastair Reynolds
Medicine in Space Opera books
5 books — 1 voter

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee ShetterlyGroundwork by Genna Rae McNeilUndoing Plessy by Gordon  AndrewsPercy Lavon Julian by Darlene R. StilleRalph Bunche by Brian Urquhart
Hidden Figures: African-Americans
10 books — 2 voters
Dances of Vice, Horror, and Ecstasy by Sebastian DrosteChampavert; seven bitter tales by Petrus BorelNeurotica by J.K. PotterWatchfiends and Rack Screams by Antonin ArtaudRed Laugh; Dedalus European Classics Paperback by Leonid Andreyev
Thee Ultra-Black Grave of Eternity
100 books — 2 voters

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
When Breath Becomes Air
The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus
Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
Cutting for Stone
Still Alice
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures
How Doctors Think
The House of God
Jodi Picoult
Jodi Picoult Handle with Care
This is such an amazing issue. It takes one of the big, knockdown, drag 'em out controversies in this country, which is abortion rights, and it takes it one step further. It's asking, beyond that, who gets to decide what makes a valuable life? To me, that is a really interesting question, and it just seemed like the biggest, hottest mess.
More Author Interviews…
Atul Gawande
The important question isn't how to keep bad physicians from harming patient; it's how to keep good physicians from harming patients. Medical malpractice suits are a remarkably ineffective remedy. (In reference to a Harvard Medical Practice Study)... fewer than 2 percent of the patients who had received substandard care ever filed suit. Conversely, only a small minority among patients who did sue had in fact been victims of negligent care. And a patient's likelihood of winning a suit depended pr ...more
Atul Gawande, Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

Robin Cook
Medical school had been a time for imaginary diseases and Martin had contracted almost all of them.
Robin Cook, Brain

More quotes...
Ask David Quammen - October 15, 2012 Join us on Monday, October 15, 2012 for a special discussion with science writer, David Quammen.…more

46 members, last active 4 years ago

Death Cafe Death Cafe is a continuation of the in person Death Cafe movement. Our mission is simple at the…more

9 members, last active one year ago

Based on the movie. I will explain it in the Explainations topic.

9 members, last active 4 years ago

Medical Reads A group for future, current & past medical students to share their textbooks, study guides, Q bo…more

64 members, last active one year ago

The End
1 chapters — updated May 22, 2016 11:30AM — 0 people liked it
1 chapters — updated May 13, 2015 06:35PM — 0 people liked it