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Pale faces : the masks of anemia / Charles L. Bardes ; drawings by Barbara Kilpatrick.

  • Bardes, Charles L., 1956-
Date
2008
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2008.

Physical description

192 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-185) and index.

Contents

Diseasification -- Pallor -- The malice sickle -- The green sicknesse -- Anemia's old tale -- What the doctor is thinking -- Diagnostic ceremonies -- Spleen -- Marrow -- Diseases of the blood -- Anemia world -- Iron -- Bloodletting -- Transfusion -- Is anemia good for you? -- The blood of the Medusa -- The birth of clinical tragedy -- Why again Greeks?

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    History of Medicine GYI /BAR

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781934137109
  • 1934137103