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Patricia Mary "Trisha" Greenhalgh OBE FRCP FRCGP FMedSci is a British professor of primary health care and a practising general practitioner. Trisha Greenhalgh
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The Long Hauler's Guide to COVID-19
Stories and Advice from Twenty Long-Haulers and Experts
Trisha Greenhalgh
This is a good self-help book.      source
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Caring for Muslim Patients
Aziz Sheikh - 2000-01-01
This work covers the practical and ethical issues surrounding Muslim patients. It includes an overview of the Islamic world and explores the concept of health and disease within this paradigm. The book also gives practial advice to provide care in a culturally appropriate manner and outlines Muslim practices and customs that are of relevance to hea...
Trisha Greenhalgh
@Ozbilgin The deeply religious understand the world *through* religion, so understanding their religion is our first step to engaging. I was inspired many years ago by @DrAzizSheikh’s book ‘Caring for Muslim patients’. Was GP to Orthodox Jews for 12 years.      source
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The Pandemic Within
Policy Making for a Better World
Hendrik Wagenaar, Barbara Prainsack - 2021-08-25
This book offers a unique blend of moral imagination and social-political analysis to overcome the defects COVID-19 has exposed in our political-economic order. It shows how hegemony and complexity prevent contemporary societies from imagining and taking seriously, better practices and institutions and presents feasible and pragmatic solutions for ...
Trisha Greenhalgh
Loving this insightful book. ⁦@BPrainsack⁩      source
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The Murder of Professor Schlick
The Rise and Fall of the Vienna Circle
David Edmonds - 2020-10-13
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From the author of Wittgenstein's Poker and Would You Kill the Fat Man?, the story of an extraordinary group of philosophers during a dark chapter in Europe's historyOn June 22, 1936, the philosopher Moritz Schlick was on his way to deliver a lecture at the University of Vienna when Johann Nelböck, a deranged former student of Schlick's, shot him d...
Trisha Greenhalgh
This is a great book @DavidEdmonds100      source
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Rachel Clarke - 2020-01-01
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As a specialist in palliative medicine, Dr Rachel Clarke chooses to inhabit a place many people would find too tragic to contemplate. Every day she tries to bring care and comfort to those reaching the end of their lives and to help make dying more bearable. Rachel's training was put to the test in 2017 when her beloved GP father was diagnosed with...
Trisha Greenhalgh
This is the book of the year. And I got the autograph of the year. So impressed by your work, fellow Ladydoc @doctor_oxford.      source
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Girl, Woman, Other
Bernardine Evaristo - 2019-05-02
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Joint Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2019Teeming with life and crackling with energy — a love song to modern Britain and black womanhoodGirl, Woman, Other follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories of their families, friends and lovers, across the country and through t...
Trisha Greenhalgh
This is a great book.      source
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The Dispossessed
Ursula K. le Guin - 1994-10-20 (first published in 1974)
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Shevek, a brilliant physicist, decides to take action. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have isolated his planet of anarchists from the rest of the civilized universe. To do this dangerous task will mean giving up his family and possibly his life—Shevek must make the unprecedented ...
Trisha Greenhalgh
Fantastic early Christmas present: the book I first read age 15. @ursulakleguin      source
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Practice-based Evidence for Healthcare
Clinical Mindlines
John Gabbay - 2010-12-19
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This book challenges the evidence-based practice movement to re-think its assumptions. Firmly rooted in real practice while drawing lucidly on a great breadth of theoretical frameworks, it examines afresh how clinicians use knowledge.Evidence-based practice has recently become a key part of the training of all health professionals. Yet despite its ...
Trisha Greenhalgh
@GemmaSPearce book is awesome      source