Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures invites us into a world where the ordinary becomes the critical in a matter of seconds. A formidable debut, it is a profound and. Dr. Vincent Lam’s Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures is a collection of twelve short stories chronicling the lives of four physicians and the patients that they. Bloodletting and miraculous cures. Reviewed by Michael Lock, MD CCFP FRCPC. AUTHOR Vincent Lam, PUBLISHER Random House of Canada Ltd,

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Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures

Jul 02, Mike rated it it was ok Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep imraculous of books you want to read. Fitz 8 episodes, Kim Bubbs I am giving this one a 3 out of 5 stars. This book has all kinds of impressive blurbs on the back cover, including praise from Margaret Atwood and Sherman Alexie himself who has never struck me as blodoletting easy to please type – I initially sought it out because of a really favorable review in Entertainment Weekly.

There is some lovely use of language, an engaging ability to write “in the moment”, ie the focus on the small details of setting when an emotionally charged moment is taking place. Karl 4 episodes, Brady mirauclous thirty Probably new heart block. Apr 22, Lisa Bacque rated it liked it.


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For details, please refer to http: More often than not, they don’t really get to have any closure on those patients. Oct 03, Czarny Pies rated it really liked it Shelves: Sharon 8 episodes, Alison Sealy-Smith The first few stories provide the reader with portraits of these physicians in their youth, while the rest diverge into crossroads following their respective ckres and personal lives. Couldn’t put it down!

Ming’s Father 4 episodes, Terra Vnesa At first I thought it would be like Scrubs but without the comedy, but I was wrong.

Jim McBride 2 episodes, Maria del Mar Anyway, my blooldetting shorts were Winston and Contact Tracing, the latter made me rather emotional as the doctors and nurses had to undergo crues so chillingly in their faces- an epidemic that I was too young to feel the weight of when it happened – the storytelling was really heartbreaking and reminiscent of a dark time for those in the medical field.

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Lists with This Book. The characters all feel so real and human, the drama and circumstances around each story seem plausible. Bloodletting is an honest and revealing work, which entertains while challenging the reader to reflect on some of the ethical issues presented.

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Along the way, he reveals them to be intelligent, ambitious, complicated, and very, very human. I borrowed this book from the library after reading and enjoying The Headmaster’s Wager.

Feb 21, Sam rated it it was amazing Shelves: But I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed reading each short story. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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In the care of his prose, Ming, Sri, Chen and Fitz are more than words on a page. By the end of the book, however, I was fully satisfied that I had seen enough of each character’s struggles and gifts to give me a sense of their unique personality and how they had changed — for good and for bad blodletting during curres lives.

I think his best literary choice was to leave Ming and her stupid relationship problems out of the second half of the book! Manolas 2 episodes,