Books in category Medical – Physicians

  • Equal Partners

    Equal Partners
    Jody Heymann, M.D., M. D. Heymann

    Heymann's experiences as a patient convinced her to work toward a new, more compassionate spirit of medicine—one in which physicians and patients are equal partners.

  • Champion of Choice

    Champion of Choice
    Cathleen Miller

    This book is the first to examine Sadik’s contribution to history and the unconventional methods she has employed to go head-to-head with world leaders to improve millions of women’s lives.

  • Osler

    Charles S. Bryan

    This volume is based on the author's conviction that Osler was, above all, a motivator. He set high personal goals, achieved them, and inspired others to do the same.

  • Hooked

    Howard Brody

    This book explores the controversial relationship between physicians and the pharmaceutical industry, identifies the ethical tensions and controversies, and proposes numerous reforms both for medicine's own professional integrity and for …

  • White Coat Clenched Fist

    White Coat, Clenched Fist
    Fitzhugh Mullan

    This landmark book charts the state of medical school and practices in the 1960s and 70s. This new edition is updated with a preface in which Dr. Mullan reflects on the changes in the medical field over the last thirty-plus years.

  • American Doctors in Canton

    American Doctors in Canton
    Guangqiu Xu

    This book focuses on the changes American doctors brought to Canton, their implementation, what remains of their influence today, and how some of these transformations have spread across China.

  • Motivational Interviewing

    Motivational Interviewing
    Antoine Douaihy, Thomas M. Kelly, Melanie A. Gold

    Furthermore this book is endorsed by the pioneers of MI: William R. Miller & Stephen Rollnick.

  • Understanding Doctors Performance

    Understanding Doctors’ Performance
    Jim Cox

    Teenage pregnancy rates in the UK are among the highest in Western Europe. This book explains the issues surrounding pregnancy in the early teenage years and ties in with recent government initiatives.

  • William Carlos Williams

    William Carlos Williams
    Paul Mariani

    A finalist for the national Book Award and a New York Times Notable Book, William Carlos Williams: A New World Naked is a remarkable, rich blend of art and scholarship.

  • Something for the Pain Compassion and Burnout in the ER

    Something for the Pain: Compassion and Burnout in the ER
    Paul Austin

    An ER doctor's memoir describes the psychological impact of his profession, explaining how his daily exposure to critical illness, injury, and tragedy in the industrial setting of a modern hospital rendered him bitter and estranged from his …

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