Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Body language : poems of the medical training experience / edited by Neeta Jain, Dagan Coppock, Stephanie Brown Clark.
Imprint Rochester, NY : BOA Editions, 2006.
Edition First edition.

Series BOA anthology series ; no. 2
BOA anthology series ; no. 2.
Subject Medicine -- Study and teaching -- Poetry.
Physicians -- Poetry.
American poetry -- 21st century.
Medicine in Literature.
Poetry as Topic.
Education, Medical.
Alt Name Jain, Neeta.
Coppock, Dagan.
Clark, Stephanie Brown, 1958-
Description 159 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Edition First edition.
Contents Medical student, first year -- Medical student, second year -- Medical student, clinical years -- Intern -- Resident -- Attending.
ISBN 1929918860 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781929918867 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 64486842
Table of Contents
 Medical student, first year 
 Where I left off / Meghann Kaiser15
 Happenstance / Kelley Jean White17
 Smoke, going / Bryan Maxwell18
 Still life in number seven / Bryan Maxwell20
 The shaman's apprentice / Dagan Coppock21
 Picture this / Katherine Freeman23
 Anatomy brain wash / Alberto Hazan24
 Anatomy lab / Richard M. Berlin25
 Exposed (to her cadaver) / Rishi Doshi26
 Apparition / Gregg Chesney27
 Twice a day after meals / Bryan Maxwell28
 Hungry / Therese Garrett29
 A final memo to Dr. Carlo Urbani / Gregg Chesney31
 Desktop daydream / Rishi Doshi32
 Bruce's prescription / Rishi Doshi34
 Light from dark / Bryan Maxwell36
 Thursday / Troy Pittman37
 Ducks / Catharine Clark-Sayles39
 Medical student, second year 
 Medical school lovers / Richard M. Berlin43
 C-section / Kelley Jean White44
 Pathologic vistas / Stephen Vadenhoff45
 Thoughts after first visit to the nursery / Joel J. Mathew46
 Learning the shapes / Richard M. Berlin47
 I ask / Mona Arif48
 Falling through / Michael Jacobs49
 Pandora / Kelley Jean White50
 Medical student, clinical years 
 Brueghel at Bellevue / Anna Reisman53
 Spirit of mania / Neeta Jain58
 Reflections on spring becoming / Stephanie Snow59
 Foley / Mindy Shah60
 Call room / Sachin B. Patel61
 The breast / Anna Reisman64
 Signs / Karen Wilson66
 First suture / Allan Peterkin67
 My classic psych patient / John Yowpa III68
 Mary Fletcher Hospital, 1958 / Parker Towle69
 Fishing / Neeta Jain70
 Topsy-turvy / Michael Doo71
 5 A.M. poem / Michael Doo72
 Patience, for M.S. / Noah Raizman73
 A day in the life / Beth Seltzer74
 When the blood fell short of her toes / Neeta Jain75
 Inside out / Richard M. Berlin76
 Teamwork / Richard M. Berlin77
 Surgery rotation / Richard M. Berlin78
 Heal me, doctor / Frank Edwards79
 NG tube / Sarah Jane Cook81
 Catching comprehension / Meghann Kaiser82
 Unnameable galaxies / Renee Rossi83
 The doghouse / Meghann Kaiser84
 Tumor, for R.R. / Noah Raizman85
 Still life / Stephanie Snow86
 Internship in Seattle / Emily R. Transue89
 Q4 : the call cycle / Emily R. Transue90
 Intensive care / Mindy Shah93
 First night on call, coronary care unit / Richard M. Berlin94
 The hotseat / Richard M. Berlin95
 Deathbeds / Kelley Jean White96
 Toxic environment / Kelley Jean White98
 Lady morphine / Catharine Clark-Sayles100
 On call, 3 A.M. / Richard M. Berlin101
 76 / Robert Felix102
 January thaw / Richard M. Berlin105
 Haiku of residency / Emily R. Transue107
 Sick / Emily R. Transue109
 MAO / Mindy Shah110
 Gratitude / Sue Sun Yom111
 October 1st / Mairi Leining112
 Red hill is dissolving / Catharine Clark-Sayles113
 Doing time / Renee Rossi114
 Country trauma / Bonnie Salomon115
 Cases / Parker Towle119
 Stolen kisses / Emilie Osborn121
 Breast exams / Emilie Osborn122
 How will they take me / David Watts123
 Skin / Maureen Rappaport125
 Loving, meticulously / Renee Rossi126
 Holding / Catharine Clark-Sayles127
 The recovery room veteran / Audrey Shafer128
 He still whistles / Jerald Winakur130
 Today's list of denials / Renee Rossi131
 The anatomy of the hand / Kelley Jean White132
 Solstice / Kelley Jean White134
 Catching up / Danny Duke136
 Any calcification / David Watts138
 Bedside rounds / John L. Wright141
 The Portugal Laurel / John L. Wright142
 Thirst / Jack Coulehan143
 Long sentence / Parker Towle144
 Your last patient / Bonnie Salomon145
 Auscultation / Jerald Winakur146