[E–book] Bedside Manners One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer

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  • Bedside Manners One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer
  • David Watts
  • English
  • 08 November 2020
  • 9781400080526

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Bedside Manners One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Summary Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ David Watts David Watts ☆ 5 Read Have you ever wondered what life is like on the other side of the stethoscopeCombining the grace and precision of a poet with a down to earth compassionate manner physician and NPR commentator David Watts reveals what it’s really like to be. The author an internist and poet writes brief vignettes about a variety of patients the resigned the anxious the pathologically neurotic the demanding and blustering With the longest at around ten pages and most of them no than four these are brief scenes ruminations on what a patient s words or actions may actually be saying about their inner feelingsThe last word in the subtitle healer is aptly chosen as Dr Watts attends to not only his patients colons and esophagi but their fears and hopes and memories Using as his precept So you re a doctor but don t go around acting like one he does a masterful job of checking his ego putting himself in his patients shoes allowing them their moments of fear or bravado As the kind of doctor who sees himself as a healer listener counselor and fount of compassion he also has a few rather pointed and amusing things to say about insurance companies and red tape As a poet he is a talented storyteller with a gift for evoking a scene of high emotion in a few lines and ending it on the perfect ambiguous moving or wryly humorous note I did not like the way in which he eschewed all uotation marks Watts may be a poet but this is not poetry and it was a distracting affectation The Courtship of Izzy McCree you ever wondered what life is like on the other side of the stethoscopeCombining the grace and precision of a poet with a down to earth compassionate manner physician and NPR commentator David Watts reveals what it’s really like to be. The author an internist and poet writes brief vignettes about a variety of patients the resigned the anxious the pathologically neurotic the demanding and blustering With the longest at around ten pages and most of them no than four these are brief scenes ruminations on what a patient s words or actions may actually be saying about their inner feelingsThe last word in the subtitle healer is aptly chosen as Dr Watts attends to not only his patients colons and esophagi but their fears and hopes and memories Using as his precept So Stay Close to Me you re a doctor but don t go around acting like one he does a masterful job of checking his ego putting himself in his patients shoes allowing them their moments of fear or bravado As the kind of doctor who sees himself as a healer listener counselor and fount of compassion he also has a few rather pointed and amusing things to say about insurance companies and red tape As a poet he is a talented storyteller with a gift for evoking a scene of high emotion in a few lines and ending it on the perfect ambiguous moving or wryly humorous note I did not like the way in which he eschewed all uotation marks Watts may be a poet but this is not poetry and it was a distracting affectation

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Bedside Manners One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Summary Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ David Watts David Watts ☆ 5 Read Tor patient relationshipWatts’s warmhearted and understanding attitude toward his patients and their foibles is evident on every page of this surprising poignant and intimate look inside the life of a doctor who could very easily be your own. Glorious book though you can tell he s a poet from his dreamy distraction I was expecting for this to be another patronizing feel bad book for doctors to be when it was actually funny uplifting and very thoughtfully composed Casca Collectors Series V your own. Glorious book though Die Wicca Religion Theologie Rituale Ethik you can tell he s a poet from his dreamy distraction I was expecting for this to be another patronizing feel bad book for doctors to be when it was actually funny uplifting and very thoughtfully composed

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Bedside Manners One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Summary Ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ David Watts David Watts ☆ 5 Read A doctor today From difficult diagnoses irreverent colleagues brave survivors and examining room embarrassments Watts uncovers the world of contemporary medicine and shares the emotional truths and practical realities at the heart of every doc. This book is a series of short stories by a good natured doctor who I grew to cherish by the end of this book He deals with absolutely ridiculous patients sometimes but seems to make very respectable decisions This while the rest of us are pulling our hair out It s a very sweet book about the relationships between doctor and patient and he does his best to share what he learned from these particular experiences