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First, do no harm

by Larry Karp

  • 262 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Poisoned Pen Press in Scottsdale, AZ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physicians,
  • Fiction,
  • Family relationships

  • About the Edition

    Martin Firestone"s acceptance to medical school triggers dark memories for his father, eccentric painter Leo Firestone, about the past and his own father, a gifted but ruthless doctor involved in such questionable activities as drug dealing, illegal abortions, black market babies, and murder, activities that could have profound reprecussions for the present.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLarry Karp
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.A683 F55 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p. ;
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24833208M
    ISBN 10159058130X, 1590581660
    ISBN 109781590581308, 9781590581667
    LC Control Number2004107499
    OCLC/WorldCa56510580

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    Well prepared to care for patients, Jack is woefully unprepared when he runs smack into Joe Polk, the medical staff and the hospital's administration. The strength of First Do No Harm lies in the authenticity of the medical setting and the struggles of patients and physicians. Joe Polk is a very different kind of villain. David Gibbs talked about his book First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia (Vanderbilt University Press; J ). He discusssed the U.S./NATO bombing of.

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First, Do No Harm: The Dramatic Story of Real Doctors and Patients Making Impossible Choices at a Big-City Hospital: Medicine & Health Science Books @ (60). First, Do No Harm Do no harm book Belkin Simon & Schuster, New York Citypp., $ Houston's Hermann Hospital, a tertiary care hospital that attracts the critically ill and injured, has limited funding for patients whose care is uncompensated.

Consequently, care providers in the hospital face many hard treatment decisions. But doctors do recommend these things within the bounds of ethical practice because the modern interpretation of “first, do no harm” is closer to this: doctors should help their patients as much as they can by recommending tests or treatments for which the potential benefits outweigh the risks of harm.

Even so, in reality, the principle of. Start studying First, Do No Harm Characters Summary. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. stars. The Goodreads description of Do No Harm talks about the books astonishing compassion and candor and says its it is a lesson in the need for hope when faced with life's most difficult decisions.

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The expression "first do no harm," which is a Latin phrase, is not part of the original or modern versions of the Hippocratic oath, which was originally written in Greek. The Hippocratic oath, written in the 5th century BCE, does contain language suggesting that the physician and his assistants should not cause physical or moral harm to a patient.

Do no Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery è un libro che, come anticipa il titolo, parla di storie vita e di morte legate alla neurochirurgia. E’ scritto in prima persona dal Dottor Henry Marsh, uno dei più eminenti neurochirurghi inglesi, che parola dopo parola disvela se stesso, la sua anima, il suo cuore e la sua mente/5(K).

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Top international reviews Jan LB. out of 5 stars Wonderful for anyone concerned about false accusation of child abuse/5(). Most people know the aphorism taught to medical students, attributed to the ancient Greek Hippocrates but timeless in its quiet sanity: "First, do no harm." But many medical treatments do cause.

The Paperback of the First, Do No Harm by Lisa Belkin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. First serial to the New York Times Magazine and Redbook. (Feb.) Publishers the patient alive" to "we must see our patients as individuals who deserve dignified deaths." As Belkin writes, "This book is about making choices--and living /5(6).

Primum non nocere (Classical Latin: [ˈpriːmũː noːn nɔˈkeːrɛ]) is a Latin phrase that means "first, do no harm."The phrase is sometimes recorded as primum nil nocere.

Non-maleficence, which is derived from the maxim, is one of the principal precepts of bioethics that all students in healthcare are taught in school and is a fundamental principle throughout the world.

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This Study Guide consists of approximately 34 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of First, Do No Harm. A year old boy, African-American boy with Ricschsprung's disease, a disorder where one is born without the.

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What level of medical care is appropriate for whom? These and other tough questions— too tough (or too hot) for one person to handle—are faced by ethics Read full reviewReviews: 1. Ms. Belkin discussed her book, First Do No Harm, published by Simon and Schuster, which focuses on the procedures of hospitals in dealing with ethical issues such as allowing patients to die.

Ms. Belkin spoke on her research for the book, which involved exploring the policy procedures of a modern hospital and the decision processes of contemporary .