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The Man Who Cried Orange: Stories from a Doctors Life Eric Anderson

The Man Who Cried Orange: Stories from a Doctors Life

Eric Anderson

Published August 22nd 2002
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Kindle Edition
344 pages
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 About the Book 

Patients bring many bits and pieces to their doctors visits. Health issues. Things theyve noticed. Worries about specific symptoms. Concerns that need reassurance. They also bring their personal stories though in the present high-tech assessmentMorePatients bring many bits and pieces to their doctors visits. Health issues. Things theyve noticed. Worries about specific symptoms. Concerns that need reassurance. They also bring their personal stories though in the present high-tech assessment of patients health, these are easily missed, and we are all the less for that loss today.Yesterdays doctors had the time to visit with their patients. We took delight in hearing what had been special in our patients lives. We learned about the particular events that made some patients so different from any others, made them what they are. Some intrigued us. Some charmed us. Some amused us. Some worried us. And some scared the pants off us. None bored us.Such personal knowledge of our patients helped to make us see them as individuals. Indeed, patients might be surprised to find how much we recall of those times they came to see us. This book, a collection of stories from patients lives, may show we remember them fondly.