Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R.

Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R.

A riveting personal exploration of the healthcare crisis facing inner-city communities, written by an emergency room physician who grew up in the very neighborhood he is now serving   Sampson Davis is best known as one of three friends from inner-city Newark who made a pact in high school to become doctors. Their book The Pact and their work through the Three Doctors Foundation have inspired countless young men and women to strive for goals they otherwise would not have dreamed they could attain. In this book, Dr. Davis looks at the healthcare crisis in the inner city from a rare perspective: as a doctor who works on the front line of emergency medical care in the community where he grew up, and as a member of that community who has faced the same challenges as the people he treats every day. He also offers invaluable practical advice for those living in such communities, where conditions like asthma, heart disease, stroke, obesity, and AIDS are disproportionately endemic.   Dr. Davis’s sister, a drug addict, died of AIDS; his brother is now paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair as a result of a bar fight; and he himself did time in juvenile detention—a wake-up call that changed his life. He recounts recognizing a young man who is brought to the E.R. with critical gunshot ...

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Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home 1st edition by Davis, Sampson, Page, Lisa Frazier (2013) Hardcover

Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home 1st edition by Davis, Sampson, Page, Lisa Frazier (2013) Hardcover

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Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. (Paperback) - Common

Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. (Paperback) - Common

Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R.

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Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. Paperback February 11, 2014

Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. Paperback February 11, 2014

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Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. by Sampson Davis (2014-02-11)

Living and Dying in Brick City: Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R. by Sampson Davis (2014-02-11)

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Living and Dying in Brick City

Living and Dying in Brick City

A riveting personal exploration of the healthcare crisis facing inner-city communities, written by an emergency room physician who grew up in the very neighborhood he is now serving Sampson Davis is best known as one of three friends from inner-city Newark who made a pact in high school to become doctors. Their book "The Pact" and their work through the Three Doctors Foundation have inspired countless young men and women to strive for goals they otherwise would not have dreamed they could attain. In this book, Dr. Davis looks at the healthcare crisis in the inner city from a rare perspective: as a doctor who works on the front line of emergency medical care in the community where he grew up, and as a member of that community who has faced the same challenges as the people he treats every day. He also offers invaluable practical advice for those living in such communities, where conditions like asthma, heart disease, stroke, obesity, and AIDS are disproportionately endemic. Dr. Davis's sister, a drug addict, died of AIDS; his brother is now paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair as a result of a bar fight; and he himself did time in juvenile detention--a wake-up call that changed his life. He recounts recognizing a young man who is brought to the E.R. with critical gunshot wound...

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Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home by Sampson Davis, Lisa Frazier Page () Audio CD

Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home by Sampson Davis, Lisa Frazier Page () Audio CD

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[(Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home )] [Author: Dr Sampson Davis] [Feb-2013]

[(Living and Dying in Brick City: An E.R. Doctor Returns Home )] [Author: Dr Sampson Davis] [Feb-2013]

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