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Sue Baier - Bed Number Ten - 9780849342707 - V9780849342707
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Bed Number Ten

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Description for Bed Number Ten Paperback. Takes readers through the psychological and physical pain of an eleven-month hospital stay. This book is suitable for hands-on health care givers, those in medical and nursing schools, medical institution administrators, as well as the general public who may experience this situation from one or more perspectives at some time during their life. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: MQC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 136 x 210 x 22. Weight in Grams: 382.

A patient's personal view of long term care.

Seen through the eyes of a patient totally paralyzed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, this moving book takes you through the psychological and physical pain of an eleven month hospital stay. BED NUMBER TEN reads like a compelling novel, but is entirely factual.

You will meet:

The ICU staff who learned to communicate with the paralyzed woman - and those who did not bother.

The physicians whose visits left her baffled about her own case.

The staff and physicians who spoke to her and others who did not recognize ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Inc United States
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
Number of Pages
304
Place of Publication
Bosa Roca, United States
ISBN
9780849342707
SKU
V9780849342707
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 4 to 8 working days
Ref
99-2

About Sue Baier
Baier, Sue; Schomaker, Mary Zimmeth

Reviews for Bed Number Ten
"...offers invaluable messages for anyone dealing with dependency, suffering, loneliness, helplessness, or acute or chronic debilitating diseases - in short, for anyone taking care of others. No one reading this book will ever again regard the helpless or incommunicative patient the same way."- New England Journal of Medicine "...offers invaluable messages for anyone dealing with dependency, suffering, loneliness, helplessness, or ... Read more

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