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· The Phoenix Prescription

· Body Trauma - a writer's guide to wounds and injuries

· A Little Truth About Ermergency Rooms

· How do you choose a surgeon?

· When Patients and Doctors Don't Hear Each Other

· What if Your Characters Get Sick?

· Is Hastening Death Ever Right?

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Code Blue - a writer's guide to hospitals, including the ER, OR, and ICU
by David W. Page  Keith Wilson, MD 

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Publisher:  Writer's Digest Books ISBN-10:  0898799376


Copyright:  2000

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This reference book describes all of the major aspects of a modern hospital needed in writing both fiction and non-fiction.

Chapters include the following topics: origins of the modern hospital, the Emergency Center, admission to the  hospital, inside the operating room, the medical staff and personnel, Patient wards and critical care units, medical records, information systems and paging systems, mistakes, complications and accidents, exams, tests and procedures.

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Misery and suffering have always lingered in humankind’s
deepening shadows, a sordid background on the stage of human drama,
shifting in intensity across Homo sapiens time. Disease is never quite out
of sight for anyone, always edging the fringe of experience. Few
individuals even in the modern era travel through their lives without at
least once stumbling into injury or contracting an infectious illness.
Unexpectedly disease may leak joy from one’s existence, alter the
course of one’s intimate relationships. This is the stuff of real life. It also
ought to form a portion of the foundation of characterization as well as
offer plot (mis)direction.
Throughout history, illness, like its fellow tormentor, war, has
defined humankind’s folly. The hopeful protégé of this painful history, our
species remains a tortured learner. Limping through varied and
uncertain existences, we seem confused by the thorn in our heel.

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Books by
David W. Page

Body Trauma - a writer's guide to wounds and injuries

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Code Blue - a writer's guide to hospitals, including the ER, OR, and ICU

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The Phoenix Prescription

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Reference Books
  1. Matière à penser
  2. Writing the Cozy Mystery
  3. Custom Auto Electrickery
  4. Journey through the Power of the Rainbow:
  5. Dollars and Sense for Writers-2nd Edition

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