A good old-time modern doctor

Ring, Ray
March 2009
High Country News;3/16&3/30/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p21
The article features resident physician Diane Noton from Casper, Wyoming. It focuses on the memorable practice experiences of Noton, particularly her house visits to patients who could not afford to come to her clinic, as well as notes her immersion with the rural communities in the area. Moreover, she also visits high schools and does counseling.


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