July 2009

Cold Souls–Movie Review

by Danielle Ofri The Lancet Review of movie “Cold Souls,”¬†starring Paul Giamatti “How does the medical profession treat the patient with pains of the soul? Traditionally, we offer psychotherapy, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, sometimes a condescending pat on the shoulder. But what if we could extirpate the root-cause pathology? Just as we resect a melanoma, … Read more

Books by Danielle Ofri

  • what-patients-say-what-doctors-hear-cover
  • singular-intimacies-cover
  • incidental-findings-cover
  • medicine-in-translation-cover
  • intensive-care-cover
  • what-doctors-feel-cover
  • bellevue-cover

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