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By Brian J. Zink, MD
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  • Extensive oral history narrative from the leaders and founders of Emergency Medicine

  • Collection of photographs depicting the history of Emergency Medicine
  • "A wonderful picture of an important period in the practice of medicine in the United States." (from the Foreword by Peter Rosen, MD) Here is the very first book to comprehensively explore the evolution of the field of emergency medicine -- from its origins following World War II, through the sociopolitical changes of the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, to the present. First-hand narratives from more than 45 founders and pioneers of emergency medicine provide a vivid portrayal of the important events and viewpoints that have given rise to today's practice.

    Key Features
    • Represents the first comprehensive history of emergency medicine as a specialty.
    • Provides first-hand oral histories from more than 45 of the key figures who witnessed and helped to shape the developments chronicled in the book.
    • Offers keen insights into how the sociopolitical changes of the 1950s through 1970s influenced public health, health care delivery, and emergency medicine.
    • Includes many unique photographs of important leaders in emergency medicine.
    ISBN 9781560537106
    Author Informaiton By Brian J. Zink, MD
    Table of Content Chapter 1. Seeds of Emergency Care
    Chapter 2. Pioneers of Emergency Practice
    Chapter 3. "The Times They Are A-Changin'"
    Chapter 4. Emergency Medicine Gets Organized
    Chapter 5. Training Emergency Physicians
    Chapter 6. Becoming a Specialty
    Chapter 7. The Blooming of Emergency Medicine
    Chapter 8. Experiencing and Exploiting Success
    Chapter 9. Epilogue: Back to the Future
    References for Chapters
    Publication Date 01-09-2005
    Pages 344
    Trim 260 x 184 (7 1/4 x 10 1/4)
    Stock Status In Stock
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