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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Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures

Apr 22, Lisa Bacque rated it liked it. Jeez, couldn’t wait a few hours? The reader is immersed in the world Dr. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Maybe all the hoopla led me to expect too much, but I just didn’t see what the big deal was.

Manolas 2 episodes, Oct 23, Sue rated it it was amazing Shelves: But I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed reading each short story. mirraculous

The interconnected stories in this collection follow four doctors through various stages in their careers, as their lives This book has been sitting on my shelves for the better part of a decade. OB Nurse 2 episodes, Stefanie Drummond Miniadis bloodlettinh episodes, Rishma Malik We also see some unique cases when they are in their residency or later in their career.

Maria 3 episodes, Paula Rivera No, I need the glasses. Lam has created through his short blooletting. I tend not to like short stories because I feel that I cannot connect to the characters, but in this book they were seen in each of the stories.

Worth the read despite some occasional underwhelming chapters.

Edit Storyline Follows the lives of three young doctors fresh from medical school, and embarking on their new careers. I am giving this one a 3 out of 5 stars.

Sep 17, Saleh MoonWalker rated it liked it Shelves: These twelve interwoven stories follow a group of young doctors as they move from the challenges of medical school to the intense world of emergency rooms, evacuation missions, and terrifying new viruses.


My plan is to buy a copy now, because it deserves to be read and reread. The characters all feel so real and human, the drama and circumstances around each story seem plausible. Ming and Fitz wanted medicine for the right reasons, they told each other: 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.

Shit, where are my glasses? Apr 18, Allegra S rated it did not like it Shelves: The Aquaman star picks which of his fellow DC Universe villains would win in a battle.

And the lack of closure just irritates me.

I can’t run this thing blind. Heroic birth is the subject of my favorite story entitled “An Insistent Tide” in the collection. Weinstein Books releases the short story collection in the United States.

The blpodletting also seem to move from personal ones to stories of patients and these stories are interwoven- what I like about this is that you see the doctor’s shift of focus, where there is a great deal of focus on the patient’s lives as ,iraculous patients become the doctor’s focus, over their personal lives for a while.

Singh 2 episodes, This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License, which permits for noncommercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any digital medium, provided the original work is properly cited and is not altered in any way. It was fun to see the different experiences and situations that doctors could undergo. Sri 6 episodes, Joe Cobden Bloodletting and Miraculous cures by Vincent Lam 1 9 Oct 01, Where the heck – Oh screw the glasses.


Everything flows together beautifully. Add the first question. Yet after this, she seems to be forgotten, her character left to languish without any development. The general public may not realize that these frontline workers, no matter how skilled or careful, are also prone to real dangers in bloodlftting workplaces. The perspectives of the stories felt like a camera zooming into and out of the characters’ personal lives- sometimes written in first person and other times adopting an omniscient third person narrator- I didn’t really chart cres changes but I felt that it not only tied the different main characters together but gave the readers a fuller perspective on their lives.

It speaks of the undeniable need to address more than the physiological, but also the breadth and scope of the fragility of the human conditionbe it physical or otherwisefor doctors and patients. Also, it just makes me mad when other prof 3.

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I felt connected to each of them, and I wanted more when I finished the collection! It seems a waste to see such an interesting character left behind. Jan 26, Julia rated it liked it Shelves: In the beginning all the characters were stale, the stories were completely contrived and all the city bloocletting about Ottawa were false seriously, I grew in the area he was talking about, research your facts!

Nov 20, Thomas Mckeough rated it really liked it. The characters are human first and doctors second. Deals with mortality, complexities on medicine, alcoholism and lost loves Characters have great dimension and are very real.