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By Danielle Ofri

From a physician Oliver Sacks has known as a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of working towards medication at a fast moving city hospital
For 20 years, Dr. Danielle Ofri has cared for sufferers at Bellevue, the oldest public health center within the state and a crossroads for the world’s cultures. In Medicine in Translation she introduces us, in shiny, relocating snap shots, to her sufferers, who've braved language limitations, non secular and racial divides, and the emotional and sensible problems of exile in an effort to entry caliber health and wellbeing care. dwelling and death within the international state we name domestic, they've got a lot to educate us concerning the American approach, in ailment and in healthiness.

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