New on the bookshelf: Recent releases by DMS faculty authors
100 Questions and Answers about Prostate Cancer. By Pamela Ellsworth, M.D.; John Heaney, M.D., a professor of urology at DMS; and Cliff Gill; Jones and Bartlett Publishers; 2003. This guide offers practical answers to questions about prostate cancer treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, and sources of support. It includes a step-by-step discussion of the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, and commentary from a prostate cancer survivor offers real-life understanding of what these steps mean.
A Life in Medicine: A Literary Anthology. By Robert Coles, M.D., et al., including Joseph O'Donnell, M.D., a professor of medicine at DMS; New Press; 2002. This anthology includes stories, essays, and poems that touch on the moral and ethical lives of physicians and nurses. Its contributors including some well-known writers plus doctors, nurses, other healthcare practitioners, patients, and a couple of Dartmouth medical studentsaddress listening, responding, and the importance of caring in medicine.
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