Books tagged: hospitals

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How They Broke Baxter
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A consultant surgeon tells the story of his appointment, his successful years in his hospital, and then the coming of changes which led at last to his sad resignation. The managers had arrived, amalgamations ordered, wards were closed, discord amongst colleagues raged, and personal antagonisms worsened as their worlds collapsed.
Ainsley: Reflections on Her Final Journey
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
The story is about the death of a beautiful young woman named Ainsley from melanoma. Throughout the book, Ainsley words are an integral part of each chapter, creating a dialogue between her and the history of her final years on Earth. She writes about how it feels to have cancer, then about almost dying after a serious emergency operation and finally how it feels to know she is going to die.
The Bankrupt Australian Health System
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
For those wishing to bankrupt their country’s economy, they need look no further than the structure of the australian medicare system. This national health system was generated entirely from political ambition and alienated many of those working in the field. Its inefficiency is a monumental waste of resources and a drain on the country’s economy with nobody having the courage to correct it.
A Surgeon With Big Ears
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“A Surgeon with Big Ears” describes the turmoil caused by Ross Steingard, an oversexed surgical resident on his cardiac surgery rotation at a big city hospital. His constant hitting on the operating room nurses and other disruptive behavior brings about a surprising revenge.
Faith's Cat Coloring Book
Series: Faith's Cat Coloring Book Series, Hospital Edition. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Faith's Cat Coloring Book is a coloring book designed to help ward off boredom for children in hospitals for free locally, nationally, and world-wide.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A compilation of posts from the popular 'Illusions of Autonomy' blog on medical ethics PART 1: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF DOCTORS PART 2: COMPASSIONATE CARE PART 3: AT THE COALFACE PART 4: ASSISTED DYING PART 5: MEDICAL ERROR PART 6: CARE TOWARDS THE END OF LIFE AND RESUSCITATION PART 7: QUICK, TOPICAL MEDICAL ETHICS OVERVIEWS PART 8: THE LIVERPOOL CARE PATHWAY CONTROVERSY
Dorotea and Friends Visit the Hospital
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Daily Activities
Dorotea is a tiny angel with a special mission. Along with her trustworthy friends Bianco and Bella, she flies all over the world helping children with their problems. No child is alone when Dorotea is on the job! In this first book of the series, Dorotea comforts a little girl in the hospital that suffers from asthma attacks.
Long Days, Last Days . . . a down-to-earth guide for those at the bedside
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Called to the side of someone critically or chronically ill, what can you do, what will you say? With short alphabetical entries on 200 topics (Checklists, Mutual Peril, Sex, Waiting), LDLD advises on emergency and perplexity, noise and loss. Treating the full ecology of the bedside--its calendar and ethics, its terrain and emotional climate--LDLD empowers all caregivers in days tedious or trying.
Medical History Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
I had taken a emergency ride to the hospital by ambulance. I was so incoherent of the medical questions the EMT was asking. My niece handed him my journal and he was amazed how it answered for me, the EMT said " it would be nice if everyone had their information like this". The doctors treated me with no incident and I was sent home. Because of my journal, the doctors knew exactly what to do.
The Judge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Weeks before retirement, Frank survives a brutal home invasion that claims his wife's and daughters's lives. Recovered, he finds a gift from his wife; a Taurus Judge revolver. The police tell him the trail has gone cold. Frank goes hunting.