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    • How Doctors Think

    • By: Jerome Groopman M.D.
    • Narrated by: Michael Prichard
    • Length: 10 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 593
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 272
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 272

    On average, a physician will interrupt a patient describing her symptoms within 12 seconds. In that short time, many doctors decide on the likely diagnosis and best treatment. Often, decisions made this way are correct, but at crucial moments they can also be wrong: with catastrophic consequences. In this myth-shattering book, Jerome Groopman pinpoints the forces and thought processes behind the decisions doctors make.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Audiophile on 05-13-07

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Anatomy of Hope

    • How People Prevail in the Face of Illness
    • By: Jerome Groopman M.D.
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    The search for hope is most urgent at the patient's bedside. The Anatomy of Hope takes us there, bringing us into the lives of people at pivotal moments when they reach for and find hope, or when it eludes their grasp. Through these intimate portraits, we learn how to distinguish true hope from false, why some people feel they are undeserving of it, and whether we should ever abandon our search.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An elegant treatise on the power of hope

    • By S. Marie on 02-10-04

    Regular price: $19.93

    • The Anatomy of Hope

    • How People Prevail in the Face of Illness
    • By: Jerome Groopman M.D.
    • Narrated by: Jerome Groopman
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    The search for hope is most urgent at the patient's bedside. The Anatomy of Hope takes us there, bringing us into the lives of people at pivotal moments when they reach for and find hope - or when it eludes their grasp. Through these intimate portraits, we learn how to distinguish true hope from false, why some people feel they are undeserving of it, and whether we should ever abandon our search.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT!!!!!!!!!!

    • By Nicholas Grimaldi on 03-25-07

    Regular price: $19.93