Silly stories, words, and images in the life of a medical student and her friends


Aug 15, 2012
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More books recs!

Just got this great list from ninjatengu! Thank you so much! I’ll need to get my hands of some of these books, too.

To add to the list o’ books… :)

Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science by Dr. Atul Gawande

The Checklist Manifesto by Dr. Atul Gawande

The Mindful Medical Student by Dr. Jeremy Spiegel

Informed Consent: The U.S. Medical Education System Explained by Dr. Benjamin J. Brown

Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance by Dr. Atul Gawande

The Medical School Interview by Dr. Jeremiah Fleenor

Med School Confidential: A Complete Guide to the Medical School Experience by Dr. Robert H. Miller and Dr. Dan Bissell

The Medical School Admissions Guide: A Harvard MD’s Week-by-Week Admissions Handbook by Dr. Suzanne M. Miller

Kill as Few Patients as Possible: and Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to be the World’s Best Doctor by Dr. Oscar London, MD, WBD

Becoming a Physician: A Practical and Creative Guide to Planning a Career in Medicine by Dr. Jennifer Danek and Dr. Marita Danek

On Call: A Doctor’s Days and Nights in Residency by Dr. Emily Transue

Hot Lights, Cold Steel: Life, Death and Sleepless Nights in a Surgeon’s First Years by Dr. Michael J. Collins

Every Patient Tells a Story: Medical Mysteries and the Art of Diagnosis by Dr. Lisa Sanders

Doctors: The Biography of Medicine by Dr. Sherwin B. Nuland

Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder

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    mannn i’ve already read most of these….NEED ALL THE MEDICAL BOOKS
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    Must read all! I have only 3 done and they were all so good :)