Best Read [Rana Awdish] ë In Shock: How Nearly Dying Made Me a Better Intensive Care Doctor || [Romance Book] PDF ✓

By Rana Awdish | Comments: ( 965 ) | Date: ( Aug 25, 2019 )

An enthralling page turner Anyone whose life has been touched by illness will be transfixed by this deeply moving tale Rachel Clarke, author of Your Life in My Hands Urgent and supremely eloquent In Shock is a book to set alongside the likes of Being Mortal by Atul Gawande, Direct Red by Gabriel Weston and, of course, Paul Kalanithi s When Breath Becomes Air Ca An enthralling page turner Anyone whose life has been touched by illness will be transfixed by this deeply moving tale Rachel Clarke, author of Your Life in My Hands Urgent and supremely eloquent In Shock is a book to set alongside the likes of Being Mortal by Atul Gawande, Direct Red by Gabriel Weston and, of course, Paul Kalanithi s When Breath Becomes Air Caroline SandersonAt seven months pregnant, intensive care doctor Rana Awdish suffered a catastrophic medical event, haemorrhaging nearly all of her blood volume and losing her unborn first child She spent months fighting for her life in her own hospital, enduring a series of organ failures and multiple major surgeries.Every step of the way, Awdish was faced with something even unexpected and shocking than her battle to survive her fellow doctors inability to see and acknowledge the pain of loss and human suffering, the result of a self protective barrier hard wired in medical training.In Shock is Rana Awdish s searing account of her extraordinary journey from doctor to patient, during which she sees for the first time the dysfunction of her profession s disconnection from patients and the flaws in her own past practice as a doctor Shatteringly personal yet wholly universal, it is both a brave roadmap for anyone navigating illness and a call to arms for doctors to see each patient not as a diagnosis but as a human being.


  • Title: In Shock: How Nearly Dying Made Me a Better Intensive Care Doctor
  • Author: Rana Awdish
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 111
  • Format: Kindle Edition

About Author:

Rana Awdish

Rana Awdish, MD, FCCP is the author of In Shock, a memoir based on her own critical illness A critical care physician and faculty member of Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan, she completed her medical degree at Wayne State in 2002 where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society, her residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York, and her fellowship training at Henry Ford Hospital where she serves as the current Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program She was also recently named Medical Director of Care Experience for the entire Health System Dr Awdish s mandate is to improve the patient experience across the system and speak on patient advocacy at health care venues nationally After suffering a sudden critical illness herself, she has special interest in improving empathy through connection and communication She lectures to physicians, health care leaders and medical schools across the country She was awarded the Speak Up Hero award in 2014 for her work establishing a workshop based program called CLEAR Connect, Listen, Emphasize, Align, Respect , which trains faculty and trainees in relationship based communication skills utilizing improvisational actors She was named Henry Ford Hospital s Critical Care Teacher of the Year in 2016 She has been nominated for the Compassionate Caregiver of the Year award by her peers She has been interviewed for NPR, MedPage, Health Leaders Media and Beckers Hospital Review Her New England Journal of Medicine Perspectives article, A View from the Edge, went viral garnering over 100,000 views and is ranked in the 99th percentile for reach She lives in Michigan with her husband Randy, their son Walt, and a very old tabby cat named Lexy Her hobbies include Ashtanga yoga, cooking and oil painting.



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  • Best Read [Rana Awdish] ë In Shock: How Nearly Dying Made Me a Better Intensive Care Doctor || [Romance Book] PDF ✓
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