New PDF release: Cook County ICU: 30 Years of Unforgettable Patients and Odd

By Cory Franklin MD

An inside of examine one of many nation’s most renowned public hospitals as obvious in the course of the eyes of its longtime director of in depth care
 
packed with tales of wierd scientific circumstances and unforgettable sufferers culled from a 30-year profession in drugs, Cook County ICU bargains readers a peek into the internal workings of a medical institution. writer Dr. Cory Franklin, who headed the hospital’s in depth care unit from the Seventies throughout the Nineties, stocks his most unusual and weird reports, together with the lethal Chicago heatwave of 1995, treating the 1st AIDS sufferers within the kingdom prior to the ailment used to be clinically determined, the nurse with infrequent Muchausen syndrome, the single surviving ricin sufferer, and the professor with Alzheimer’s hiding the consequences of the inaccurate medicine. excellent, darkly funny, heartwarming, and occasionally tragic, those tales supply a big-picture examine how the perform of medication has replaced through the years, making it an relaxing learn for sufferers, medical professionals, and someone with an curiosity in medicine.

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