The Real Grey's Anatomy A Behind-the-Scenes Look at thte Real Lives of Surgical Residents

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  • Copyright: 2010-01-05
  • Publisher: Berkley Trade
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The author of "The Medical Science of House, M.D." offers this behind-the-scenes look at the real lives of surgical residents as they tackle long hours, fascinating procedures, and the emotional ups and downs that comprise the life of a student of surgery.

Author Biography

Mari Mancusi works as a television producer for the nationally syndicated women's lifestyle show, Better TV.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
The First Dayp. 5
The First Cutp. 12
Some Backgroundp. 17
Codes and Traumap. 20
Unexpectedp. 29
Flame Onp. 32
Hospitals Never Closep. 35
Holidaysp. 51
Truth in a Bottlep. 59
Match Dayp. 61
Bad Newsp. 72
Amputationp. 85
Communicationp. 90
Treating Bad Peoplep. 110
Deathp. 118
The Personality of Surgeryp. 139
Institutions Have Personalities, Toop. 177
Extracurricular Activitiesp. 184
Familyp. 190
Hospital Romanp. 197
Hierarchyp. 200
Taking Care of Yourselfp. 207
Transplantp. 217
Mementop. 222
Strange Memoriesp. 228
Evidencep. 232
Researchp. 237
Generationsp. 242
This M&M Isn't Sweetp. 257
The Pause That Protectsp. 262
Twenty-First-Century Chartsp. 268
Get Me off the Websitep. 277
Practice Makes Perfectp. 279
A Dischargep. 283
The Billp. 285
Planning for the Worstp. 293
Reputationsp. 301
Indexp. 307
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