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Author Davis, Sampson.

Title Living and dying in Brick City : an E.R. doctor returns home / Sampson Davis with Lisa Frazier Page.

Publication Info. New York : Spiegel & Grau, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  610.92 DAVIS    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, McMahon Wintonbury Library - Adult Department  BIOG. DAVIS, S.    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  610.92 DAV    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  610.92 DAV    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 DAVIS, SAM    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B DAVIS    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  610.92 DA    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 241 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [239]-241).
Contents Brothers -- Hiding in plain sight -- Brick City -- Love hurts -- Dying for love -- Baby love -- Clubbing -- The fear factor -- The fish bowl -- Russian roulette -- No air -- Killing us softly -- Reaching out -- Unexpected twists.
Summary Presents a narrative exploration of the health-care crisis in inner-city communities as drawn from the author's experiences as an emergency room resident in the Newark community where he grew up, in an account that illuminates the complicated human realities behind the statistics.
Subject Davis, Sampson.
African American physicians -- New Jersey -- Biography.
Emergency physicians -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Biography.
Emergency medicine -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Case studies.
Medicine -- Study and teaching (Internship)
Urban health -- United States.
Minorities -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Davis, Sampson.
Physicians -- New Jersey -- Personal Narratives.
Emergency Medicine -- New Jersey.
Internship and Residency -- New Jersey.
Medically Underserved Area -- New Jersey.
Urban Health Services -- New Jersey.
Added Author Page, Lisa Frazier.
ISBN 9781400069941 (hbk. : acid-free paper) : $25.00
1400069947 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
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