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Elective Programme and Life Experience at Oxford University
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Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Elective Program at Oxford has been a truly incredible experience, and I thank the University especially the Elective Coordinator (Carolyn Cook) for this Excellent Opportunity. The internship has allowed me to learn, expand my skills, and revise my future career goals. I know the experience that has been provided will affect me for years to come. Thank you again for this invaluable opportunity
Cartagena! a hidden gem guide to surgical tourism
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you know where to go if you are having chest pain? What's the best emergency room? What if you need surgery? Do they speak English? Will they take insurance? This is the essential guide for anyone traveling, living, vacationing or working in Cartagena, Colombia
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume I
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
General Themes and Subjects Relating to Health Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
Three Scars - J.D. Cutler and Michael Angel
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Scars can be markers. Markers of various kinds of sins that go before a fall. Let me tell you about three of my markers. Pride left the first mark. Envy the next. Vanity the deepest one. In the process of getting those scars, I’d tasted failure. I’d eaten crow. Between the two, I’d take the crow, which at least tastes like chicken. I can’t say that I mind.
Surgery on conscious patients by Dr Naga of Burma
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Surgery under local anaesthesia, Dr Naga (Thein Llaing) performed surgery in the Nagaland hills using only a local anaesthetic. He operated on his patients while they were conscious and obtained feedback from them during the operation. He would ask his patients to sing or speak while he operated, both to help them and to assist his surgery.
Disease Beyond My Practice--Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one can survive a bi-polar universe without a healthy dose of madness. An infectious disease doctor falls in love with a dope addict/real-estate agent. A paranoid schizophrenic decides he must render himself sterile. A meth freak tries to destroy his surgeon with a stolen tank. In these stories, set in today's crazed world, the only way to acquit oneself may be through the insanity defense.
Brain Surgeons Don't Do Facelifts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After receiving the shocking news at age 36 of being diagnosed with a brain tumor, Dafi Shlanger shares her experiences of facing brain surgery with a husband and three children, ages 4 through 9, dependent on her at home.
The Recurring Bandit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A traditional western adventure with a science fiction twist.
Mammograms, Mastectomies, and Mom's Apple Pie: My Recipe for Handling Breast Cancer and Returning to a Healthy Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
An engaging and educational how-to book for breast cancer survival through first-hand stories, humorous observations, and hands-on health care tips and tools. Author Vickie Jenkins blends her talent as a writer and journalist, improv comedy performer, and cancer survivor to serve up her personal recipe for surviving a health crisis. Filled with inspiration and helpful info that's easy to digest.
Certain Stars Shot Madly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,750. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Rick Justin, a burned-out, Vietnam-era ex-corpsman, gets an education on friendship from his first day in a California medical school, when he meets his three anatomy partners. Majoring in surfing, he and his trio of pals, Aaron, Jody, and Natalie, learn about the human body-and mind-the hard way. When Rick becomes a patient himself, he finds he must battle his friends' demons, as well as his own.