Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
The ER: One Good Thing a Day
Foyalty 160

The ER: One Good Thing a Day (Hardback)

£52.95
Unavailable. Withdrawn from sale by publisher.
Unavailable

Synopsis

To most of us the emergency room (ER) can be a foreboding place, but to the team who work here, it's home. At times, it is just like what you see on television_hours of mundane activity interspersed with moments of terror involving life-changing, visceral emergencies. It is the never-ending struggle of life and death, and the balance can shift ever so slightly in the day-to-day. But more than that, within the walls, there are the people. The patients, who in an unknown circumstance without their normal mechanisms for control available to them, are still mostly optimistic and hopeful. The physicians continually strive toward flawless technical excellence, while attempting to maintain a human touch in the interaction. The nurses are caring, kind, and perform the proverbial acts of mercy. The ancillary staff_registration, technicians, aids, and housekeepers_are the cohesive group that gets the hard jobs done. This is their story.

BiographyBiography: generalBiography: science, medicine, technology & engineeringMedical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issuesMedical profession Publisher: University Press of America Publication Date: 28/01/2008 ISBN-13: 9780761839767  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Unavailable. Withdrawn from sale by publisher.  

Rade B. Vukmir M.D., J.D. is president of Critical Care Medicine Associates, a medical service and consulting enterprise. He is trained in emergency medicine and critical care medicine, and has a legal degree with a specialization in health law. This company has been a medical consulting enterprise for seventeen years providing a wide variety of clinical medical activity, education, and medicolegal and business consultation services. Dr. Vukmir has written over forty journal articles. He is the author of five books including The Mill (University Press of America, 1999); Lessons Learned (University Press of America, 2003); and The ER: A Year in the Life (Hamilton Books, 2005).

More books by Rade B. Vukmir

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Flight Risk: The Highs and Lows of...
(Hardback)
Stephanie Green
 
 
£18.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close