Take A Deep Breath by MD David E. BurnsTake A Deep Breath by MD David E. Burns

Take A Deep Breath

byMD David E. Burns

Paperback | December 11, 2009

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Take A Deep Breath presents real stories from an Upstate New York doctor: how he succeeds after he leaves the farm and proceeds through professional training. The uncertainty from being a student is erased as he matures professionally during Residency-the doctor relates gritty descriptive accounts of the many people in need. Experience his acute clinical decisions-his own mother, critically ill, dying before his eyes as he advances a pacing-wire into her failing heart. Understand why his practice was so remote, far from the ivy towers of academics. He tells of exceptional events-gripping tales of numerous people in extremis-which were routine moments of his Practice. His words bring us near-compel us to smell the antiseptic, the acridity of burnt flesh as well as the pungency of fabric after a fire. Through his prose, one can taste the drama of resuscitation, the salty tears of failure, and the sweetness of success. From an ER to a lakeside drowning, from acute illness to crushing auto injuries, descriptions are up close and personal. All take us on a serious medical ride. David E. Burns MD <_takeadeep40_gmail.com>
Title:Take A Deep BreathFormat:PaperbackDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.63 inPublished:December 11, 2009Publisher:IuniverseLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1440190550

ISBN - 13:9781440190551

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