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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition

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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125840
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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $13.99

The inside word on medical school admissions.

Gaining admission to a top medical school requires more than "just" a stellar MCAT score and an excellent GPA. You'll also need to nail your personal statement. In this book, you’ll find the help you need to do just that:

• 45 real essays from future... Read more >
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The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2015 Edition
The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125451
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The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $22.99

Get the Inside Word on Medical Schools.

The Princeton Review's The Best 167 Medical Schools gives you the facts about admissions requirements and curricula at the top accredited U.S., Canadian, and Puerto Rican allopathic schools, as well as accredited osteopathic and naturopathic schools. This guidebook offers a wealth of the info you need to... Read more >
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 >
Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition
Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307945280
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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $11.99

Stand out from the med school application crowd with an essay that makes a statement. 

Gaining admission to a top medical school requires more than "just" a stellar MCAT score and an excellent GPA. You'll also need to nail your personal statement. In this book, you’ll find the help you need to... Read more >
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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition
Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition
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ISBN: 9780307945273
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Medical School Essays That Made a Difference, 4th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $13.99

Stand out from the med school application crowd with an essay that makes a statement.

Gaining admission to a top medical school requires more than "just" a stellar MCAT score and an excellent GPA. You'll also need to nail your personal statement. In this book, you’ll find the help you need... Read more >
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An Anthropologist on Mars
An Anthropologist on Mars
Written by Oliver Sacks
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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 >
Writer, M.D.
Writer, M.D.
Written by Leah Kaminsky
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ISBN: 9780307946874
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Writer, M.D.
The Best Contemporary Fiction and Nonfiction by Doctors
Written by Leah Kaminsky


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $13.99

From Chekhov to Maugham to William Carlos Williams, doctors have long given voice to their unique perspectives through literature. Writer, M.D. celebrates this rich tradition with a collection of fiction and nonfiction by today’s most beloved physician-writers, including,

• Abraham Verghese, on the lost art of the physical exam

• Pauline Chen, on...

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Writer, M.D.
Writer, M.D.
Written by Leah Kaminsky
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ISBN: 9780307946867
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Writer, M.D.
The Best Contemporary Fiction and Nonfiction by Doctors
Written by Leah Kaminsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $15.00

From Chekhov to Maugham to William Carlos Williams, doctors have long given voice to their unique perspectives through literature. Writer, M.D. celebrates this rich tradition with a collection of fiction and nonfiction by today’s most beloved physician-writers, including,

• Abraham Verghese, on the lost art of the physical exam

• Pauline Chen, on...

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A Final Arc of Sky
A Final Arc of Sky
Written by Jennifer Culkin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807073292
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A Final Arc of Sky
A Memoir of Critical Care
Written by Jennifer Culkin


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2010
Price: $16.00

A critical care and emergency flight nurse, Jennifer Culkin is no stranger to death and its dramas, or the urgency that accompanies them. Her memoir plunges us into the chaos of emergency medicine at all altitudes, masterfully reflecting on the most pivotal moments of our lives and the beautiful fragility of... Read more >
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 >
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The Placebo Chronicles
The Placebo Chronicles
Written by Douglas Farrago, M.D., Illustrated by Gordon W. Marshall
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ISBN: 9780307489593
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The Placebo Chronicles
Strange But True Tales From the Doctors' Lounge
Written by Douglas Farrago, M.D.
Illustrated by Gordon W. Marshall


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Doctors have a sick sense of humor. This is the deep, dark, and hilarious secret of the medical profession revealed by the irreverent Dr. Douglas Farrago in his popular satirical magazine, Placebo Journal—affectionately known by its thousands of fanatic readers as “Mad magazine for doctors” and called, by U.S. News.com, “raunchy... Read more >
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Singular Intimacies
Singular Intimacies
Written by Danielle Ofri
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ISBN: 9780807072516
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Singular Intimacies
Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $18.00

Singular Intimacies is the story of becoming a doctor by immersion at New York's Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in the country. When Danielle Ofri first enters the doors as a medical student, she is immediately plunged into the teeming world of urban medicine. It is here that Dr. Ofri... Read more >
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The Uncertain Art
The Uncertain Art
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland
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ISBN: 9781588367235
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The Uncertain Art
Thoughts on a Life in Medicine
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $12.99

“Life is short, and the Art so long; the occasion fleeting; experience fallacious; and judgment difficult. The physician must not only be prepared to do what is right himself, but also to make the patient, the attendants, and the externals, cooperate.”
–attributed to Hippocrates, c. 400 B.C.E.

The award-winning author of How We... Read more >
Kill as Few Patients as Possible
Kill as Few Patients as Possible
Written by Oscar London
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580089173
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Kill as Few Patients as Possible
And Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to Be the World's Best Doctor
Written by Oscar London


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $14.99

This oft-quoted all-time favorite of the medical community will gladden--and strengthen--the hearts of patients, doctors, and anyone entering medical study, internship, or practice. With unassailable logic and rapier wit, the sage Dr. Oscar London muses on the challenges and joys of doctoring, and imparts timeless truths, reality checks, and poignant insights... Read more >
Incidental Findings
Incidental Findings
Written by Danielle Ofri
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ISBN: 9780807072677
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Incidental Findings
Lessons from My Patients in the Art of Medicine
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2006
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. The... Read more >
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The Placebo Chronicles
The Placebo Chronicles
Written by Douglas Farrago, M.D., Illustrated by Gordon W. Marshall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919494
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The Placebo Chronicles
Strange But True Tales From the Doctors' Lounge
Written by Douglas Farrago, M.D.
Illustrated by Gordon W. Marshall


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2005
Price: $12.95


True Tales of the ridiculous, the silly, and the just plain weird cases doctors face—lampooning the medical bureaucracy that makes practicing medicine and getting medical care such a headache.

Doctors have a sick sense of humor. This is the deep, dark, and hilarious secret of the medical profession revealed by the irreverent... Read more >
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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 >
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