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This book goes over the science behind pressure and how to overcome its effects on one's work. Drawing on research from over 12,000 individuals, the text proposes 22 different strategies on how to excel even when experiencing a great amount of pressure.
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi; Abraham Verghese (Foreword by)
Call Number: WZ100 K14 2016 Only Available in PRINT: Ruth Lilly Medical Library
Publication Date: 2016-01-12
Paul Kalanithi, a neurosurgeon, decided to write this novel when he was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. This memoir reflects on what it means to be a doctor, what it means to be a patient, and the relationship that they share.
The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
Call Number: RA399.A1 G39 2011 Only Available in PRINT at IUPUI University Library
Publication Date: 2009-12-22
This book focuses on the ever-growing complexities medical professionals are tasked with due to compounding responsibilities. Due to these complexities, it is often difficult not to miss something important. Gawande suggests a checklist as a solution to these complexities.