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Medical Apartheid
Medical Apartheid
Written by Harriet A. Washington
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767929394
Our Price: $14.99
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Medical Apartheid
The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present
Written by Harriet A. Washington


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $14.99

National Book Critics Circle Award Winner (Nonfiction)
PEN/Oakland Award Winner
BCALA Nonfiction Award Winner
Gustavus Meyers Award Winner


From the era of slavery to the present day, the first full history of black America’s shocking mistreatment as unwilling and unwitting experimental subjects at the hands of the medical establishment.

Medical Apartheid is the first and only... Read more >
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Every Patient Tells a Story
Every Patient Tells a Story
Written by Lisa Sanders
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767931410
Our Price: $13.99
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Every Patient Tells a Story
Medical Mysteries and the Art of Diagnosis
Written by Lisa Sanders


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $13.99

A riveting exploration of the most difficult and important part of what doctors do, by Yale School of Medicine physician Dr. Lisa Sanders, author of the monthly New York Times Magazine column "Diagnosis," the inspiration for the hit Fox TV series House, M.D.

"The experience of being ill can be like... Read more >
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Intensive Care
A Doctor's Journey
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: eBook, 95 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $3.99

New York Times WellBlog regular contributor, Danielle Ofri has been praised for turning the triumphs and trials of medicine into riveting and compassionate stories. This e-book exclusive edition offers 98 pages of her best work.
 
This eBook original exhibits Danielle Ofri's range and skill as a storyteller as well as... Read more >
New Life, No Instructions
New Life, No Instructions
Written by Gail Caldwell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604426
Our Price: $11.99
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New Life, No Instructions
A Memoir
Written by Gail Caldwell


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $11.99

The Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author of Let’s Take the Long Way Home now gives us a stunning, exquisitely written memoir about a dramatic turning point in her life, which unexpectedly opened up a world of understanding, possibility, and connection. New Life, No Instructions is about the... Read more >
The Good Doctor
A Father, a Son, and the Evolution of Medical Ethics
Written by Barron H. Lerner


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $25.95

The story of two doctors, a father and son, who practiced in very different times and the evolution of the ethics that profoundly influence health care
 
As a practicing physician and longtime member of his hospital’s ethics committee, Dr. Barron Lerner thought he had heard it all. But in the mid-1990s, his... Read more >
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An Anthropologist on Mars
An Anthropologist on Mars
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345805881
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An Anthropologist on Mars
Seven Paradoxical Tales
Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

To these seven narratives of neurological disorder Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his bestsellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. These men, women, and one extraordinary child emerge as brilliantly adaptive personalities, whose conditions... Read more >
Born to Walk
Myofascial Efficiency and the Body in Movement
Written by James Earls
Foreword by Thomas Myers


Format: eBook, 216 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

The ability to walk upright on two legs is one of the major traits that define us as humans; yet, scientists still aren't sure why we evolved to walk as we do. In Born to Walk, author James Earls explores the mystery of our evolution by describing in depth the mechanisms... Read more >
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A Nurse's Story
A Nurse's Story
Written by Tilda Shalof
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551991412
Our Price: $13.99
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A Nurse's Story

Written by Tilda Shalof


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 5, 2010
Price: $13.99

The team of nurses that Tilda Shalof found herself working with in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a big-city hospital was known as “Laura’s Line.” They were a bit wild: smart, funny, disrespectful of authority, but also caring and incredibly committed to their jobs. Laura set the tone with her... Read more >
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The Blue Cotton Gown
A Midwife's Memoir
Written by Patricia Harman


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

A 2008 Indie Next Pick

Despite nurse-midwife Patsy Harman’s own financial and personal medical trials, including her private battle with uterine cancer, she devotes herself to her patients’ well-being in all aspects of their lives. They, in turn, tell her intimate stories both heartbreaking and uplifting. Read more >
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Migraine
Migraine
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307834102
Our Price: $11.99
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Migraine

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

The many manifestations of migraine can vary dramatically from one patient to another, even within the same patient at different times. Among the most compelling and perplexing of these symptoms are the strange visual hallucinations and distortions of space, time, and body image which migraineurs sometimes experience. Portrayals of these uncanny... Read more >
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