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Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital

Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital

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by Eric Manheimer  
Language: English
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In the spirit of Oliver Sacks "Awakenings" and the TV series "House, " Dr. Eric Manheimer's TWELVE PATIENTS is a memoir from the Medical Director of Bellevue Hospital that uses the plights of twelve very different patients-from dignitaries at the nearby UN, to supermax prisoners from Riker's Island, to illegal immigrants, and Wall Street tycoons-to illustrate larger societal issues. Manheimer is not only the medical director of the country's oldest public hospital, but he is also a patient. As the book unfolds, the narrator is diagnosed with cancer, and he is forced to wrestle with the end of his own life even as he struggles to save the lives of others.

In the spirit of Oliver Sacks' "Awakenings" and the TV series "House," this memoir from the Medical Director of Bellevue Hospital uses the plights of 12 diverse patients--from dignitaries at the nearby U.N. to supermax prisoners from Riker's Island to illegal immigrants, and Wall Street tycoons--to illustrate larger societal issues.

 

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Book: Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital
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ISBN: 1455503886
ISBN-13: 9781455503889
Binding: Hardbound
Publishing Date: 2012-07-10
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Number of Pages: 272
Language: English
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