TITLE

THE BIONIC GRANDMOTHER

AUTHOR(S)
Hazelton, Nika
PUB. DATE
August 1977
SOURCE
National Review;8/19/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 32, p953
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's experience at Faulkner Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. In Faulkner, all details related to patients are recorded in a book that contains patient's entire medical history, a report on operations and medicines, and notes on patient's eating and moods. The hospital makes it a point to offer patients something different from the usual hamburgers. According to the author, the contrast between Faulkner and the major New York hospitals lies in the approach to the patient. In Faulkner doctors and nurses offer emotional support to the patients.
ACCESSION #
6057043

 

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