Related Books

Medical Readers' Theater
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Todd Lee Savitt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

We have all had experiences with sickness, care giving, physicians, medical emergencies, hospitals, and doctors' offices. Health concerns are not solely the domain of medical students, physicians, or nurses - we all deal with our personal well-being and the health of our loved ones on a daily basis. Sometimes these
Narrative in Health Care
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: John D Engel, Joseph Zarconi, Lura Pethtel, Sally Missimi
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-22 - Publisher: CRC Press

Narrative medicine has developed an identity already. Clinicians of many disciplines are being summoned to a practice that recognizes patients by receiving their accounts of self. Starting from different positions, the four authors have converged in a strong and shared commitment to narrative health care. They conceptualize narrative health care
Health Humanities in Postgraduate Medical Education
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Allan D. Peterkin, Anna Skorzewska
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Most medical schools in the US, Canada and UK now incorporate some form of arts and humanities-based teaching into their curricula. What happens in residency is another story. Most postgraduate programs do not continue the thread of such teaching although many residents would like to deepen their understanding of the
Elizabeth Blackwell Reader's Theater Script and Lesson
Language: en
Pages: 7
Authors: Gail Skroback Hennessey
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Improve reading fluency while providing fun and purposeful practice for performance. Motivate students with this reader's theater script and build students' knowledge through grade-level content. Included graphic organizer helps visual learners.
Literature and Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Ronald Schleifer, Jerry B. Vannatta
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-09 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Literature and Medicine: A Practical and Pedagogical Guide is designed to introduce narrative medicine in medical humanities courses aimed at pre-medicine undergraduates and medical and healthcare students. With excerpts from short stories, novels, memoirs, and poems, the book guides students on the basic methods and concepts of the study of