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Slow medicine

Victoria Sweet

Slow medicine

the way to healing

by Victoria Sweet

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    Subjects:
  • Physicians,
  • Women physicians,
  • Healing,
  • Chronically ill,
  • Medicine,
  • Physician and patient,
  • Biography,
  • Care

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-289).

    StatementVictoria Sweet
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA973.5 .S94 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination289 pages
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935525M
    ISBN 101594633592
    ISBN 109781594633591
    LC Control Number2017017463
    OCLC/WorldCa967501262

      Here she relates unforgettable stories of the teachers, doctors, nurses, and patients through whom she discovered the practice of Slow Medicine, in which she has been both pioneer and inspiration. Medicine, she helps us to see, is a craft and an art as well as a science. It is relational, personal, even : $   The cause was a heart attack, his wife, the poet Pamela Harrison, said. Dr. McCullough, who lived in Norwich, Vt., had gone to Maine to address .

    Integrative medicine pioneer Dr. Michael Finkelstein has helped tens of thousands of patients achieve extraordinary health with his slow medicine prescription of Skillful Living. In this refreshing book, he guides you through the essential questions for understanding various symptoms and their causes, on a path you may never have thought would.   Slow Medicine The Way to Healing (Book): Sweet, Victoria: "A radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced, from the award-winning author of God's Hotel. Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, "healthcare" has replaced medicine, "providers" look at their laptops more than at their patients, and costs keep soaring, all in the ruthless pursuit of efficiency.

    Here she relates unforgettable stories of the teachers, doctors, nurses, and patients through whom she discovered the practice of Slow Medicine, in which she has been both pioneer and inspiration. Medicine, she helps us to see, is a craft and an art as well as a science. It is relational, personal, even spiritual.   Award-winning author and physician Dr. Victoria Sweet talks with us about her new book, “Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing”, a radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced.


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In her latest book, Slow Medicine: the way to healing, Dr. Victoria Sweet returns with her familiar style of humble, compelling prose and well-crafted anecdotes, artfully stitched together to form a tapestry of 40 years of medicine/5(46).

In this warm, reassuring, enlightening book, Dr. Finkelstein takes you beyond conventional medicine to examine the intricate network of factors that lie behind many common illnesses—and empowers you to take your health back.

It’s time to walk down the Slow Medicine path, one where the answers are in the questions/5(33). "Slow Medicine" is the best non-fiction book I've read in many years. It's also one of the first books I haven't rushed to finish in the final chapters; instead, I savored every page, expecting Dr.

Sweet's next transition to lead down another fascinating path of Slow medicine book particular journey through medical school, internships and residencies with a /5. About Slow Medicine “Wonderful Physicans would do well to learn this most important lesson about caring for patients.” —The New York Times Book Review Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, “healthcare” has replaced medicine, “providers” look at their laptops more than at their patients, and costs keep soaring, all in the ruthless pursuit of efficiency.

Slow Medicine is the title of a book by Michael Finkelstein, M.D., a physician who completed a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the Arizona Center for Integrative concept of slow medicine definitely encompasses integrative medicine.

I view Dr. Finkelstein’s book as a valuable addition to the literature of integrative wellness, and I wrote a personal endorsement for it. These personal scenes, which constitute the bulk of the book, make for a highly readable narrative.

While the author appreciates the world of modern “Fast Medicine,” with its logic, methods, and technology, she argues that its view of the body as a machine to be fixed would benefit from a consideration of the body as a garden to be tended.

Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing A radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced, from the award-winning author of God’s Hotel. Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, “healthcare” has replaced medicine, “providers” look at their laptops more than at their patients, and costs keep soaring, all in the.

SLOW MEDICINE The Way to Healing By Victoria Sweet pp. Riverhead Books. $ Doctors today often complain of working in an occupational black hole. 9 A Slow Medicine Clinic Before its Time 10 Passing the Point of No Return Intermission. In Which Fast Medicine and Slow Medicine Come Together 11 Turnaround 12 A Craft, A Science, and an Art 13 Upstairs, Downstairs A Short Pause to Recapitulate, or the Crack in the Cosmic Egg /5(1).

Slow Medicine, The Way to Healing. A radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced, from the award-winning author of God’s Hotel.

Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, “healthcare” has replaced medicine, “providers” look at their laptops more than at their patients, and costs keep soaring, all in the ruthless pursuit of efficiency.

As much memoir as about clinical medicine, Slow Medicine offers readers the sequel to her nonfiction masterpiece, God's Hotel (). Perhaps it is more accurate to say that Slow Medicine is a prequel, taking us on a personal and professional developmental journey from her years in college, medical, and graduate school, learning Latin and medieval history, and her residency and early.

Slow Medicine The Way to Healing (Book): Sweet, Victoria: "A radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced, from the award-winning author of God's Hotel. Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, "healthcare" has replaced medicine, "providers" look at their laptops more than at their patients, and costs keep soaring, all in the ruthless pursuit of efficiency.

Slow Medicine explores questions about life that transcend medicine without being pretentious; a testament to Dr. Sweet’s authenticity, undoubtedly honed through her experience healing the long-suffering and forgotten souls of Laguna Honda Hospital.

An experience she chronicled in her first book, God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine. Holistic Medical Consultation. Michael Finkelstein, MD, FACP, ABIHM, The Slow Medicine Doctor®, provides insightful health evaluations and customized medical guidance that empower you to achieve and sustain optimal health and wellness, utilizing an integrative medicine approach.

Whether you strive to get in shape, eat a more nutritious diet, prevent disease, or successfully heal chronic. Slow Medicine (USA) explores shared, nonrushed medical decision-making, palliative care, and treatment focused on preserving function and maximizing comfort, especially for elders.

Our tone is kind. Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing by Victoria Sweet Riverhead Anybody considering medical school, or already toiling there, has to read this book.

Everyone else should too. Slow Medicine book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. What would you do with your life if your health were completely restor /5. The “less is more” approach to slow medicine is one that is also embraced by Dr.

Dennis McCullough, a family physician and geriatrician at Dartmouth Medical School and author of “My Mother Author: Shawn Radcliffe. Slow Medicine is to the healthcare industry what Slow Food is to the restaurant industry: Against the backdrop of our assembly-line model of medical care, in which we receive cookie-cutter prescriptions for complex health matters, Slow Medicine provides the necessary time and asks the relevant questions for optimizing general wellness and healing chronic illness.

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Visit » About. Column. CONTACT. Customer. In her new book, she reflects with compassion, wit, and profound insight on experiences drawn from her time in medical school, internship, and residencies and the clinics and hospitals that lay beyond - the path to the "slow medicine" in which she has been pioneer and inspiration.This eye-opening experience left her with the following question: What has gone missing from medicine?

This became the motivation for her book, Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing. Dr. Sweet joins Dr. John Russell to divulge on the logic, love, and beauty of slowing down in healthcare.Slow medicine is a movement calling for change in medical practice which took inspiration from the wider slow food tioners of slow medicine have published several different definitions, but the common emphasis is on the word "slow," meaning to allow the .