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Author Davis, Sampson.
Title Living and dying in Brick City : an E.R. doctor returns home / Sampson Davis with Lisa Frazier Page.
Published New York : Spiegel & Grau, c2013.
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 Reading Room  R695 .D37 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 241 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-241).
Contents Brothers -- Hiding in plain sight -- Brick City -- Love hurts -- Dying for love -- Baby love -- Clubbing -- The fear factor -- The fish bowl -- Russian roulette -- No air -- Killing us softly -- Reaching out -- Unexpected twists.
Summary Presents a narrative exploration of the health-care crisis in inner-city communities as drawn from the author's experiences as an emergency room resident in the Newark community where he grew up, in an account that illuminates the complicated human realities behind the statistics.
Subject Davis, Sampson.
African American physicians -- New Jersey -- Biography.
Emergency physicians -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Biography.
Emergency medicine -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Case studies.
Medicine -- Study and teaching (Internship)
Urban health -- United States.
Minorities -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Related Names Page, Lisa Frazier.
ISBN 9781400069941 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
1400069947 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9780679605188 (ebk.)
0679605185 (ebk.)
OCLC number 801918646