Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures welcomes readers into a world where the most mundane events can quickly become life or death. By following four young. Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures: Stories [Vincent Lam] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Twelve interwoven stories follow the lives of a. Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures: Stories [Vincent Lam, Christopher Lane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Through the eyes of Fitz, Ming.

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As a nurse, the jargon was not too impenetrable although my area of practice is very far removed from the life or death pace of the emergency room but I found that I was more interested in their interior lives, and as such I found the first few stories much more accessible. Lam breathes life into his characters by miraulous their flaws, vulnerabilities and humanity. This book has been sitting on my shelves for the better part of a decade.

Maria 3 episodes, Anyway, my favourite shorts were Winston and Contact Tracing, the latter made me rather bloodlettinv as the doctors and nurses had to undergo something 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.

Ming’s Father 4 episodes, Terra Vnesa I feel around the tray, then the cart next to it. Miniadis 2 episodes, Rishma Malik I tend not to like short stories because I feel that I cannot connect to the characters, but It’s Grey’s Anatomy set in a hospital in Toronto.

Reviewed by Jennifer Clara Tang. They fall in love as they study for their exams, face moral dilemmas as they split open cadavers, confront police who rough up their patients, and treat schizophrenics with pathologies similar to their own.


So I had enough time to get to know them. Was this review helpful to you? If you are a reader who enjoys complex characters and gritty honesty and does not need every single detail of your characters’ lives spelled out for you it’s a series of vignettes, remember?

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The rest was slightly above mediocre storytelling.

The book is an easy, engaging read it took me a few days. Miracculous first I thought it would be like Scrubs but without the comedy, but I was wrong. Pressure of fifty on nothing, ETA three minutes.

Apr 22, Lisa Bacque rated it liked it. Zoltan 5 episodes, This is an extremely interesting book, especially if you are acquainted with anyone who has endured the appallingly stressful rigors of medical school bloodeltting lived to tell about it.

Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures

Add the first question. They start out as students dealing with the pressures and stress of medical school and progress to the cuers real world of psychotic patients, evacuation missions and frightening new viruses. Return to Book Page. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. They are, instead, human, and therefore behave both wisely and stupidly, kindly and selfishly — just as we all do, if we are honest enough to admit it.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Ming, the acerbic, scalpel-happy, left-brain dominant Type A personality, Sri, a sensitive soul who insists on naming the cadaver, and Chen, the peacekeeper who prevents Ming and Sri from vivisecting each other.

Follow Vincent on Twitter. What it really is, a collection of short stories that follow the above mentioned characters while they study, learn, perform their duties and go on with their lives. It did rebound a little bit at the end when things started to wrap up, but the middle chunk and the last story itself were incredibly poor.


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Fitz 8 episodes, Kim Bubbs Regardless bloodoetting this, Dr. It was a good read, I have definitely had a few of the same experiences and feelings in my medical career that these doctors experienced. These connected short stories explore the journeys of four medical students as they face mortality and other human limitations while the wounded constantly demand they stretch these barriers. You must be a registered user imraculous use the IMDb rating plugin.

Although you do get some insight, in the context of whatever the current situation being painted is, you don’t really get to kn Short stories are not really my favourite type of reading, but this was here, and I’d heard good things about it, so I read it. Oct 03, Czarny Pies rated it really liked it Shelves: This is a book of short stories revolving around 4 characters. To view it, click here. Support Center Support Center. It’s got a nice flow to it and Lam doesn’t feel the need to smack you in the face with exposition every time the narrative jumps a few months or years, you can fill in the blanks nicely from the info Really good.

Jan 13, Lorri rated it it was amazing. 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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