World-renowned neurologist, Bernard M. Patten, narrates his experience in the field in the book titled, "Neurology Rounds with the Maverick: Adventures with Patients from the Golden Age of Medicine."
Neurology Rounds with the Maverick, which is also ranked #1 on Amazon in the Neurology category. Dr. Bernard M. Patten is a clinical neurologist with more than three decades of experience in the medical field, working with different kinds of professionals and classes of patients.— Bernard M. Patten has continued to receive accolades from different quarters for the book he recently authored titled,
In Neurology Rounds with the Maverick, Dr. Bernard recounts his most captivating, profound, entertaining, and uncommon experiences with patients throughout his medical career. The author aims to give medical students and other such readers an authentic look inside some of the most complex, strange, and fascinating neurological cases of the last half-century of medicine. The book will be an amazing guide with real-life experiences and possible tips on the adventurous field of medicine.
Dr. Bernard has been likened to the famous doctor and author, Oliver Sacks, who wrote The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, due to the comprehensiveness of the project. The content of Neurology Rounds with the Maverick will also help readers to appreciate the good, the bad, the terrible, and the densely human anecdotes that document the past and light the way for the future of medicine.
Some of the interesting events narrated in the book include the strange case of a teenager who was pulled out of class for medical treatment due to uncontrollable laughter and the 14-year-old who faked grand mal seizures for more than a year to get away from her sexually abusive father. Dr. Bernard also documents the phenomenon of patients correctly predicting their own deaths, with his mother coincidentally being one of them.
Neurology Rounds with the Maverick has already started receiving accolades from different quarters, including medical professionals, since it was published in September 2019. "Neurology Rounds with the Maverick is a testament of how medicine has gained in its ability to diagnose and treat but has losses in its compassion through lack of continuity of care and the gentle touch of reassurance physicians once knew. The book is for all those who seek to make medicine a better science, while also preparing those entering this profession for all the pitfalls currently repelling the best candidates," said Vicki Heck, M.A., Ph.D., Psychologist.
Neurology Rounds with the Maverick is currently available on Amazon for readers in different parts of the globe.
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