Book ‘The Emergency’ by Thomas Fisher

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A Year of Healing and Heartbreak in a Chicago ER
The riveting, pulse-pounding story of a year in the life of an emergency room doctor trying to steer his patients and colleagues through a crushing pandemic and a violent summer, amidst a healthcare system that seems determined to leave them behind. As an emergency room doctor working on the rapid evaluation unit, Dr. Thomas Fisher has about three minutes to spend with the patients who come into the South Side of Chicago ward where he works before directing them to the next stage of their care. Bleeding: three minutes. Untreated wound that becomes life-threatening: three minutes. Kidney failure: three minutes. He examines his patients inside and out, touches their bodies, comforts and consoles them...
Publisher: One World (March 22, 2022)  Pages: 272 pages  ISBN-10: 0593230671  ISBN-13: 978-0593230671  ASIN:‎ B096DN56XX

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About the author: Thomas Fisher – emergency medicine physician, author: THE EMERGENCY, executive, south side chicago, runner, sports fan.