The Resource Poetry in medicine : an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing, edited, with an introduction by Michael Salcman ; foreword by Michael Collier

Poetry in medicine : an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing, edited, with an introduction by Michael Salcman ; foreword by Michael Collier

Label
Poetry in medicine : an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing
Title
Poetry in medicine
Title remainder
an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing
Statement of responsibility
edited, with an introduction by Michael Salcman ; foreword by Michael Collier
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Poetry in Medicine is anthology of poems written from antiquity through today about the medical experience. The book is divided into fourteen thematic sections, which present various facets of the world of medicine, doctors, and treatment. The sections include: anatomy & physiology; Contagions, Infections & Fevers; Blindness, Pain & Other Ailments; Pills, Powders & Other Remedies; Tumors, Trauma, & Tumult; From the Children's Ward; Looking Inside: Procedures, Diagnostic & Surgical; Doctors and Other Healers; Patients; The Wounded Mind: Depression & Dementia; The Final Journey: Death & Dying; The View from the Other Side of the Bed: Loved Ones of the Sick; Places of Healing; and Convalescence. It also includes a preface and introduction from anthologist, Dr. Michael Salcman, a neurosurgeon, and a foreword by poet and educator Michael Collier" --
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.81/93561
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6110.M3
LC item number
P64 2015
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Salcman, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Sick
  • Patients
  • Physicians
  • Healing
  • Death
  • Death
  • Healing
  • Medicine
  • Patients
  • Physicians
  • Sick
Label
Poetry in medicine : an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing, edited, with an introduction by Michael Salcman ; foreword by Michael Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Karen & Michael Braziller book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 371 pages
Isbn
9780892554492
Lccn
2014023504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881207922
  • 836052
  • (OCoLC)ocn881207922
  • 836052
Label
Poetry in medicine : an anthology of poems about doctors, patients, illness, and healing, edited, with an introduction by Michael Salcman ; foreword by Michael Collier
Publication
Note
"A Karen & Michael Braziller book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 371 pages
Isbn
9780892554492
Lccn
2014023504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881207922
  • 836052
  • (OCoLC)ocn881207922
  • 836052

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