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Medicine in Translation
Journeys with My Patients
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2010
Price: $24.95

From a doctor Oliver Sacks has called a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of practicing medicine at a fast-paced urban hospital
 
For two decades, Dr. Danielle Ofri has cared for patients at Bellevue, the oldest public hospital in the country and a crossroads for the world’s cultures. In Medicine in Translation... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Acupuncture and the Chakra Energy System
Treating the Cause of Disease
Written by John R. Cross
Foreword by Nadia Ellis and John Amaro


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $15.95

Acupuncture and the chakra energy system have both become increasingly mainstream in the West, but rarely have the two approaches been joined into one practice. Acupuncture and the Chakra Energy System: Treating the Cause of Disease does just that. By comparing the traditional approaches of Chinese medicine and modern Western acupuncture... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Fragile Beginnings
Discoveries and Triumphs in the Newborn ICU
Written by Adam Wolfberg, MD


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $24.95

This is a gripping medical narrative that brings readers into the complex world of newborn intensive care, where brilliant but imperfect doctors do all they can to coax life into their tiny, injured patients. Dr. Adam Wolfberg--journalist, physician specializing in high-risk pregnancies, and father to a child born weighing under two... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Bowen Unravelled
A Journey into the Fascial Understanding of the Bowen Technique
Written by Julian Baker


Format: eBook, 168 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $29.95

For Bowen technique therapists and any bodywork practitioners interested in using a gentle, nonintrusive pain-relief therapy, this book draws on myofascia and connective tissue dissection to explain how the Bowen technique initiates a body-wide signaling mechanism to start the process of healing and restore normal function.

With more than 100 full-color images... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Battlefield Angels
Saving Lives Under Enemy Fire From Valley Forge to Afghanistan
Written by Scott McGaugh


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $9.95

In Battlefield Angels historian Scott McGaugh pays homage to the thousands of medics, hospital corpsmen, and battlefield nurses, doctors, surgeons who have provided succor and healing to the more than 40 million warriors who have served in America’s armed forces since the nation’s founding.

McGaugh tells the story of Jonathan Letterman, a...

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Also available as a hardcover.
Healing through Trigger Point Therapy
A Guide to Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction
Written by Devin J. Starlanyl and John Sharkey
Illustrated by Amanda Williams


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

This book is about empowerment for chronic pain patients and care providers
alike. Every chronic pain condition has a treatable myofascial trigger point component, including fibromyalgia. Many of the localized symptoms now considered as fibromyalgia are actually due to trigger points. The central sensitization of fibromyalgia amplifies symptoms that trigger points... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Incidental Findings
Lessons from My Patients in the Art of Medicine
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2005
Price: $15.00

In Singular Intimacies, which the New England Journal of Medicine said captured the "essence of becoming and being a doctor," Danielle Ofri led us into the hectic, constantly challenging world of big-city medicine. In Incidental Findings, she's finished her training and is learning through practice to become a more rounded healer... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
White Coat, Black Hat
Adventures on the Dark Side of Medicine
Written by Carl Elliot


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 13, 2010
Price: $24.95

Over the last twenty-five years, medicine and consumerism have been on an unchecked collision course, but, until now, the fallout from their impact has yet to be fully uncovered. A writer for The New Yorker and The Atlantic Monthly, Carl Elliott ventures into the uncharted dark side of medicine, shining a light on the series... Read more >
One Hundred Days
One Hundred Days
Written by David Biro
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307427113
Our Price: $13.99
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One Hundred Days
My Unexpected Journey from Doctor to Patient
Written by David Biro


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

It is a situation we all fear and none of us can imagine: a life-threatening diagnosis. But what if the person receiving the diagnosis--young, physically fit, poised for a bright future--is himself a doctor?

At thirty-one David biro has just completed his residency and joined his father's successful dermatology practice. Struck with... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care
The Inside Story of a Century-Long Battle
Written by Stuart Altman


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $11.99

Essential reading for every American who must navigate the US health care system.

Why was the Obama health plan so controversial and difficult to understand? In this readable, entertaining, and substantive book, Stuart Altman—internationally recognized expert in health policy and adviser to five US presidents—and fellow health care specialist David Shactman explain... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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