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Intern Blues
Intern Blues
Author: Robert Marion
The intern year is the toughest time in a doctor's life. Literally a baptism by fire, internship must turn the average green medical school graduate into a seasoned physician. The typical intern is deprived of sleep, confronted with all manner of human misery, and, at least temporarily, driven slightly insane. — Robert Marion was ten years out of...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780449218983
ISBN-10: 0449218988
Publication Date: 7/1/1990
Pages: 384
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

3.8 stars, based on 11 ratings
Publisher: Fawcett
Book Type: Paperback
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"Effectively dramatizes the often agaonizing decisions and compromises that are made in the face of sleepless nights and inexperience . . . An important book." NOW A CLASSIC.
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I really enjoyed this book. I was working in the peds department of a major medical university at the time and felt it really connected me to what the interns were going though.