Every Doctor: Can Healthier Doctors Give Better Patient Care?
24th July 2018
The New Book Every Doctor: Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients is a must read for all doctors facing the challenging environment of medical practice.
‘With intelligence and keen insight based on extensive clinical, organisational and life experience, Drs Leanne Rowe and Michael Kidd deliver a powerful wake-up call to doctors. Writing with warmth and empathy but no holds barred, they ask us to ‘get our own house in order’ for the benefit of all involved. I believe that doctors throughout the world will appreciate their efforts and resonate with the quality and character of the work’.
Professor David Bennett, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Australia
Drs Leanne Rowe and Michael Kidd powerful book is a timely publication. At a time when many changes in the global health systems make it challenging for those working in the medical profession. The book writes with warmth and empathy, sharing practical solutions to inevitable challenges faced within the medical profession. Through the stories and wisdom of experienced doctors.
‘Every Doctor’ is about thriving in medicine at a time of massive advances and changes in global health systems and medical services. A medical career requires personal fortitude, courage and humility. For that reason this invaluable book shares practical solutions to inevitable challenges through the stories and wisdom of experienced doctors. Authors Leanne Rowe and Michael Kidd, recognise that while individual resilience is essential. The ability to influence change by challenging negative medical cultures and ‘out of touch’ models of leadership.
The book gives practical advice such as improving doctors physical and mental health to provide patient care of the highest standard. Ideas on working with colleagues to create a healthier and happier medical culture. Whilst leading and influencing positive changes in their workplaces every day.
This book is a must-read for doctors of all specialties at all stages of their careers wherever they practice in the world.
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About the Authors:
Leanne Rowe is Clinical Professor and Deputy Chancellor, Monash University, Australia
Michael Kidd is Professor and Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada; Professorial Fellow, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Australia; and Professor of Global Primary Care, Southgate Institute for Health, Equity and Society, Flinders University, Australia
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When referencing the book, please include: Every Doctor: Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients, published by CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group). The title publishes on published on 5th September 2018 and review copies will be sent following publication.
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