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The Resource Mindful Medical Practice : Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights

Mindful Medical Practice : Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights

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Mindful Medical Practice : Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights
Title
Mindful Medical Practice
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Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights
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eng
Summary
This book is about being mindful in clinical practice and how mindfulness enhances the quality of patient care while adding depth and meaning to a clinicians' work. Chapters include narratives from clinicians who consciously apply mindfulness in real life settings.  Authors from various settings provide examples that capture how emergent mindfulness is. Mindful Medical Practice demonstrates to physicians, residents and students how mindfulness enriches both their practices and lives
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dictionaries
Mindful Medical Practice : Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights
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Mindful Medical Practice : Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kindness -- Acknowledgments -- Foreword -- Preface -- References -- Contents -- Contributors -- Chapter-1 -- Introduction: Mindful Medical Practice -- Mindfulness -- Narratives and Therapeutic Insights -- References -- Chapter-2 -- Mindful Rounds, Narrative Medicine, House Calls, and Other Stories -- A Litany of Discomforts -- Stiff and Falling -- Bessie Pulse or Parkinson's -- July 1999 -- Molly -- Girls -- Jeannie -- November 21, 2000 -- November 25, 2000 -- December 5, 2000 -- References -- Chapter-3 -- Lost Heart (Beat)/Broken (Body) -- Attentive Observation -- Self -- Other -- Presenting Problem(s) -- Curiosity -- Beginner's Mind -- Presence -- Treatment -- References -- Chapter-4 -- Working with Groups Mindfully -- The Back Story to Becoming a Mindfulness Teacher -- Experience as a Foundation for Teaching Mindfulness -- A Dialectic Approach to Mindful Inquiry -- Listening -- Impartiality to Results -- The Blessing of Teaching Mindfulness -- References -- Chapter-5 -- The Opera of Medicine -- Chapter-6 -- The Mindful Psychiatrist: Being Present with Suffering -- References -- Chapter-7 -- The Death of a Snowflake -- Chapter-8 -- Carmen's Story -- The Clinical Context -- The Doctor's Reflection -- Katherine's Reflection -- Callum's Reflection -- Carmen's Reflection -- Epilogue -- References -- Chapter-9 -- A Mindful Life in Medicine: One Pediatrician's Reflections on Being Mindful -- Being with Uncertainty -- Practicing Presence -- Tolerating Emotional Reactivity -- Holding Space -- Mindfulness in Action -- The Art of Mindful Listening -- Renewing the Passion in Medicine -- Take Away Pearls -- Chapter-10 -- Embodied Wisdom: Meeting Experience Through the Body -- What Matters Right Now -- A Life Once Shattered -- Falling Away -- Returning Home -- Meeting Experience -- Chapter-11 -- Minding Baby Abigale -- Cast of Characters -- Act I -- Act II
  • Act III -- Epilogue -- Did You "Spot" the Mindful Practices? -- References -- Chapter-12 -- Mindfulness in Oncology: Healing Through Relationship -- Chapter-13 -- Choosing to Survive: A Change in Reproductive Plans -- Chapter-14 -- Mindfulness in the Realm of Hungry Ghosts -- Introduction -- A Journey Towards Change -- Closing Thoughts -- References -- Chapter-15 -- In the Heart of Cancer -- References -- Chapter-16 -- Hiking on the Eightfold Path -- Introduction -- Change is Ever Present -- Skilful Intention -- Skilful Speech -- Concluding Thoughts -- References -- Chapter-17 -- Strengthening the Therapeutic Alliance Through Mindfulness: One Nephrologist's Experiences -- From "Normal" Nephrology to Mindful Nephrology -- Close Encounters -- Charlotte -- Lisa -- Reflections on Mindful Practice in Nephrology -- References -- Chapter-18 -- Richard's Embers -- References -- Chapter-19 -- Mindful Decisions in Urogynecological Surgery: Paths from Awareness to Action -- Start from Where We Are: What Is the Diagnosis? -- Ambivalence in Decision Making: Issues Creating Resistance -- How Much Is Enough Discomfort: The Precipice (Decision Point) -- Boundaries Between Awareness and Action: I Want Treatment Now -- Beyond the Fork in the Road: A New Corporeal Being -- Mindful Partnership: Rational Mind (Thinking) and Body-Mind (Feeling) -- Limitations in Gynecological Surgery Decision Making -- Decision Making in Women's Health -- References -- Chapter-20 -- The Good Mother -- References -- Chapter-21 -- I Am My Brother's Keeper -- Chapter-22 -- The Mindful Shift -- Patient Encounters -- Chapter-23 -- Lifeline -- An Uncomfortable Question -- An Unexpected Mindful Moment -- Developing a Regular Mindful Practice -- A Comfortable Answer -- References -- Chapter-24 -- Medical Students' Voices: Reflections on Mindfulness During Clinical Encounters -- Introduction
  • Unmindful Clinical Encounters -- Operating Room Tension -- Night Shift Multitasking -- Laboring Alone -- Mistaken Diagnosis -- Mindful Clinical Encounters -- How Are the Crops? -- Staff Magic in the ER -- No Need to Translate Compassion -- The Power of Silence -- Kindness is Contagious -- Reference -- Chapter-25 -- Growth and Freedom in Five Chapters -- Chapter I -- Chapter II -- Chapter III -- Chapter IV -- Chapter V -- Chapter-26 -- A Wounded Healer's Reflections on Healing -- Healing and Quality of Life -- Dignity Conserving Therapy -- Mind -- Body/Behavior -- Soul -- The Narrative: Life Completion -- The Narrative: A Premature Goodbye -- The Narrative: Spiritual Distress -- Conclusion -- References -- Chapter-27 -- Mindfulness, Presence, and Whole Person Care -- References -- Chapter-28 -- Mindful Attitudes Open Hearts in Clinical Practice -- Qualitative Studies: Underlying Processes as Described by Clinicians in Various Settings -- Intentions -- Attention -- Attitudes -- Presence -- Mindful Attitudes Manifested in the Contributing Authors' Narratives -- Final Reflections -- Closing Remarks -- References -- Index
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