Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-149).
|LC Classifications||R725.56 .P66 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 149 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||149|
|LC Control Number||92082673|
When We Do Harm book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Patients enter the medical system with faith that they will receive /5. The and More ™ Book, eBook, and Web Site are all CONCORDANCES which display passages from the Big Book Alcoholics Anonymous, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, and the A.A. Grapevine (A.A. Preamble only). Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the and More concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or . A doctor examines the causes behind medical errors and how to minimize them. Ofri is a clinical professor at NYU School of Medicine who has also treated patients at Bellevue Hospital for more than 20 years, and her popular books about medicine and the doctor-patient relationship include What Doctors Feel and What Patients Say, What Doctors her latest, she combines Author: Danielle Ofri. Truth matters. Support your local newsroom. See subscription options. Just $ per week for unlimited DIGITAL access A subscription is required after exceeding complementary (3) content limit. The Sidney Herald Print Subscribers.
How We Do Harm dazzles with a wealth of scientific insight, but its genius lies in the authors recounting of individual patient stories that illuminate the dark underbelly of medicines missteps. Brawley does not shrink from revealing medicines warts, butthis book offers much more. Big Book, p paragraph 3 “We have listed the people we have hurt by our conduct, and are willing to straighten out the past if we can.” Who Did I Harm? What did I do - or fail to do? Which part of self caused the harm? What is the nature of my wrongs, faults, mistakes, defects?File Size: 7KB. NY Journal of Books “Not just for medical personnel, “When We Do Harm” is accessible for anyone who is or has ever been a patient. It’s neutral, thoughtful, insightful, it reads like a thriller that’s narrated, and that’s pretty wonderful.” Bookworm Sez. Jeremiah New International Version (NIV) 11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. 12 Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. 13 You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.
By Angela Wall, PhD., BCAction Communications Manager How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America by Otis Webb Brawley, M.D., with Paul Goldberg. There’s a lot to like about this book: it’s an easy-to-read chronicle of Dr. How We Do Harm exposes the underbelly of healthcare today—the overtreatment of the rich, the under treatment of the poor, the financial conflicts of interest that determine the care that physicians' provide, insurance companies that don't demand the best (or even the least expensive) care, and pharmaceutical companies concerned with selling drugs, regardless of 4/5(7). How We Do Harm exposes the underbelly of healthcare today—the overtreatment of the rich, the under treatment of the poor, the financial conflicts of interest that determine the care that physicians' provide, insurance companies that don't demand the best (or even the least expensive) care, and pharmaceutical companies concerned with selling drugs, regardless of . In When We Do Harm, practicing physician and acclaimed author Danielle Ofri places the issues of medical error and patient safety front and center in our national healthcare conversation.