Five Days At Memorial

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307718972
Size: 16.29 MB
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning doctor, reporter and author of War Hospital reconstructs five days at Memorial Medical Center after Hurricane Katrina destroyed its generators to reveal how caregivers were forced to make life-and-death decisions ...

Five Days At Memorial

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1782393765
Size: 80.12 MB
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In the tradition of the best writing on human behaviour and moral choices in the face of disaster, physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs five days at New Orleans' Memorial Medical Center during Hurricane Katrina and draws the ...

Five Days At Memorial

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307718980
Size: 59.35 MB
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Five Days at Memorial, the culmination of six years of reporting, unspools the mystery of what happened in those days, bringing the reader into a hospital fighting for its life and into a conversation about the most terrifying form of ...

War Hospital

Author: Sheri Fink
Publisher: Public Affairs
ISBN:
Size: 67.11 MB
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Recounts the story of a handful of young doctors who experienced war, death, camaraderie, rivalries, romance, and moral decisions while trapped in Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina in 1992.

Code Blue

Author: Richard E. Deichmann, M.D.
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1440110328
Size: 51.32 MB
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I was wrong. This book should serve as a warning about what can happen when basic modern conveniences such as power, running water, communications and safety are taken away. - Karen Blessey, MD

Flood Of Lies

Author: James A. Cobb
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781455617890
Size: 20.25 MB
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This book, written by the lawyer who defended them, reveals the gripping, true story behind the couple's heartrending decision not to evacuate and their persecution at the hands of the government sworn to protect them.

Leave No One Behind

Author: Bill Carey
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780972568036
Size: 46.85 MB
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This book also tells the story of how Tulanes staff and administration helped rescue around 50 patients from other New Orleans hospitals, in spite of having almost no communication with those hospitals along the way.

Nursing In The Storm

Author: Denise Danna, DNS, RN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826118387
Size: 38.62 MB
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In this book, nurses from Hurricane Katrina share what they did, how they coped, what they lost, and what they are doing now in a city and health care infrastructure still rebuilding, still in jeopardy.

1 Dead In Attic

Author: Chris Rose
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501125370
Size: 56.92 MB
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"The columns in this book were previously published in The Times-picayune"--Title page verso.

Charity

Author: Jim Carrier
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781523639786
Size: 21.34 MB
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This book traces a remarkable five-day transformation of an infirm institution, caught in a sea of death and indifference, into an island of care and tenderness.