Kill as Few Patients as Possible: And Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to Be the World's Best Doctor (Hardcover)

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    Kill as Few Patients as Possible: And Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to Be the World's Best Doctor (Hardcover)
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    This oft-quoted all-time favorite of the medical community will gladden--and strengthen--the hearts of patients, doctors, and anyone entering medical study, internship, or practice. With unassailable logic and rapier wit, the sage Dr. Oscar London muse...

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    OSCAR LONDON, MD, is the pseudonym of an internist who practiced in Berkeley, California, for 30 years His humorous essays appeared regularly in the San Francisco Chronicle.
    This oft-quoted all-time favorite of the medical community will gladden--and strengthen--the hearts of patients, doctors, and anyone entering medical study, internship, or practice. With unassailable logic and rapier wit, the sage Dr. Oscar London muses on the challenges and joys of doctoring, and imparts timeless truths, reality checks, and poignant insights gleaned from 30 years of general practice--while never taking himself (or his profession) too seriously.

    The classic book on the art and humor of practicing medicine, celebrating its 20th anniversary in a new gift edition with updates throughout. Previous editions have sold more than 200,000 copies. The perfect gift for med students and grads as well as new and practicing physicians. Approximately 17,000 students graduate from med school each spring in North America.

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    Dimensions 9.0x6.0x1.0
    ISBN 9781580089173
    Genre HUMOR / Topic / Business & Professional
    Format Hardcover
    Pages 109
    Publisher Date 2008-04-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Ten Speed Pr
    Copyright Year 2008
    Unit weight 0.5 lb
    Height 8.0 in
    Wdth 5.75 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Language English
    Subtitle And Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to Be the World's Best Doctor
    Audience General/trade
    Authors London, Oscar

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