The Patient

The Patient : 7 Spoken Word CDs, Unabridged

  • CD-Audio
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At 47, Jonathan Brewster finally feels like hes king of the world. Until he wakes up at dawn bursting for the toilet, urinates blood and ends up waiting eight hours in Emergency before he sees a doctor. In the midst of his successful life, Jonathan has neglected to take care of his health, or even to conceive of the possibility of losing it. Urologist Mohamed Khadra comes into contact with this patient as he enters a maze of diagnosis and treatment for what turns out to be bladder cancer. The Patient is at once a reassurance of the ties that bind all human beings to each other, a manual for patients, families and health-care workers and a moving examination of the human spirit.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio | 288 pages
  • Malvern, Australia
  • 174212304X
  • 9781742123042