Art of Medicine, The by Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong,Michael Posner

By Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong,Michael Posner

A attention-grabbing and instructive trip into the guts of recent clinical practice

In The paintings of drugs, Toronto Western Hospital’s mythical internist Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong attracts on his massive file of private circumstances and 5 many years as a clinician, to ascertain the center rules of a patient-centred method of analysis and therapy. whereas HPK, as he's fondly recognized, acknowledges and applauds the various beneficial options in scientific know-how, as illness and its administration develop more and more complicated, he insists that physicians needs to discover ways to strengthen an arsenal of extra simple abilities, actively utilizing the humanities of seeing, listening to, palpation, empathy, and advocacy to supply a extra humane and holistic kind of care. aimed toward scientific practitioners, trainees, aspiring medical professionals and laymen, the e-book additionally includes interviews with greater than a dozen of HPK’s sufferers, in addition to brief essays that discover the contemplating a few 15 of his specialist colleagues at the paintings of medicine.

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A desirable and instructive trip into the center of contemporary clinical practiceIn The artwork of medication, Toronto Western Hospital’s mythical internist Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong attracts on his large file of private situations and 5 many years as a clinician, to ascertain the center ideas of a patient-centred method of prognosis and therapy.

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