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Title:
Osler : inspirations from a great physician
Author:
Bryan, Charles S.
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Publication Information:
New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Physical Description:
xiv, 253 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780195112511
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Book

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"Start at once a bedside library and spend the last half hour of the day in communion with the saints of humanity."--Sir William Osler


Author Notes

Charles Stone Bryant, M.D., is the Heyward Gibbes Distinguished Professor of Internal Medicine and Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He is a fellow and laureate of the American College of Physicians, a fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and a recipient of the William Osler Medal of the American Association for the History of Medicine.


Table of Contents

1 Manage Time Well: Day-Tight Compartments
2 Find a Calling: Being True to Certain Ideals
3 Find Mentors: The Young Person's Friend
4 Be Positive: Prince of Friends and Benefactors
5 Learn and Teach: Driving Plato's Horses
6 Care, Carefully: The Least Sentimental and the Most Helpful
7 Communicate: Secrets of the Heart
8 Seek Balance: A Simple and Temperate Life
9 (Epilogue) Osler on Character: Pursue Virtue Virtuously