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By Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong,Michael Posner

A attention-grabbing and instructive trip into the guts of contemporary clinical practice

In The artwork of drugs, Toronto Western Hospital’s mythical internist Dr. Herbert Ho Ping Kong attracts on his colossal file of private instances and 5 many years as a clinician, to envision the center rules of a patient-centred method of analysis and remedy. whereas HPK, as he's fondly recognized, acknowledges and applauds the various worthy options in clinical know-how, as affliction and its administration develop more and more advanced, he insists that physicians needs to discover ways to boost an arsenal of extra simple abilities, actively utilizing the humanities of seeing, listening to, palpation, empathy, and advocacy to supply a extra humane and holistic kind of care. geared toward scientific practitioners, trainees, aspiring medical professionals and laymen, the booklet additionally comprises interviews with greater than a dozen of HPK’s sufferers, in addition to brief essays that discover the considering a few 15 of his specialist colleagues at the paintings of medicine.

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