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New Wayfarer Sunglasses Two tone reflective lenses Vintage Retro Classic Mens Womens UV400 (Black & Orange frame Silver mirrored Lens)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Nice, 20 May 2015
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Cool. Cheap. Ta


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5.0 out of 5 stars Watch Your Ears, 20 May 2015
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They are good but they do crush your ears somewhat. So you have to bend it outwards a bit


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5.0 out of 5 stars Get It, 20 May 2015
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These are cheaper than Apple and the real deal. Thanks. Ta


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5.0 out of 5 stars Buy It, 20 May 2015
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Does the job. Well.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Useful. Consider Buying One, 20 May 2015
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Useful to have. It makes the job of carrying round a large SLR easier


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5.0 out of 5 stars Cheap and Superb, 20 May 2015
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These are awesome. They look cool. Feel cool and do the job. Plus they are cheap


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5.0 out of 5 stars Superb, 20 May 2015
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Genius on the Edge: The Bizarre Double Life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted
Genius on the Edge: The Bizarre Double Life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted
by Gerald Imber
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5.0 out of 5 stars If You Care About Surgery, Read This Book, 12 Dec. 2014
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This book is simply superb. It is brilliant. Every surgical trainee, irrespective of their specialty, should read this book. It'll educate you in a character that contributed significantly to the rich history of our craft (not job). It was recommend to me by a general surgical SpR in Oxford, towards the end of my NIHR ACF in vascular surgery, and in turn recommended to him by a colorectal consultant in Oxford (who has a strong interest in surgical history). The importance of this book cannot be over stated as it blasts out some errors other modern authors place in their books, e.g. Atul Gawande, as distinguished as he is states in the Checklist Manifesto that observation charts were a by-product almost of nurses attempting to log down information properly, to make their task easier. Of course this did occur, but the roots lie in William Halsted, and this is not made explicitly clear in AG's book. The detail in this book, from the opening couple of pages through to the evolution of perhaps one of the most inspiration figures in surgical history is impressively done, e.g. Halsted taught, and inspired, the legendary Cushing, Dandy Walker, Young, was taught by Bilroth (amongst others), and worked alongside Osler, Welch and other notables. It is a must read.


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Brain Surgeon: A Doctor's Inspiring Encounters with Mortality and Miracles
Brain Surgeon: A Doctor's Inspiring Encounters with Mortality and Miracles
by Keith Black MD MD
Edition: Paperback
Price: £12.99

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5.0 out of 5 stars Smashing. A Damn Good Read. But The Forward Is Nauseating, 18 Oct. 2014
Well, this is some book of contrasts. The foreward by Forest Whitaker is nauseating and almost has the potential to put many a reader off the book. It resembles the stereotypical American drooling that enables Hollywood to punch out the useless garbage it does. This is a book on neurosurgery not a fanciful piece hoping to win a literary award for word play.

Once past this terrible foreward that attempts to enoble neurosurgery to being the Archbishop of medicine, and once past Mr. Black's rare but often nauseating sentences on self propaganda, e.g. that he discovered this and discovered that and this and that (and if you check the literature this is not true as he helped to discover things in a long line of fore fathers, something he does not make explicity to the reader), and once you get past the historical inaccuracies, e.g. Harvey Cushing was not the father of modern neuroscience, but of neurosurgery, as neuroscience has greats such as Hubel, Professor Sir Bernard Katz, Professor Sir Sherrington et al, then you get into a book that is so well written, informed and up to date that it is hard to put it down.

I am a neurosurgical trainee in Britain and the most appealing parts of this book is how he explains egotism in neurosurgery, the constant need for neurosurgeons to log more hours of practice in the OR (something eroded in our limited hours system), the manner of his description of reductionism of brain function and why it makes cardiology just appear to be the pump it is, but the chapters on the Doctors Dilemma, exposing his own concerns on cost-based as opposed to risk-based healthcare, Optimistic Alternatives, and how he very delicately explains exactly that pharmacology is merely advanced herbal medicine to assauge the fears and critics of modern medicine and the remaining chapters towards the end are simply brilliant.

It is this reason the book gets five stars otherwise it would merely be a three. I became more and more impressed as the book progressed, more so by his admission of faith but his knack to see it and other things from other peoples perspective, e.g. he does not define faith and belief. The book becomes more technical as it progresses and as a trainee this is something I enjoy.

Of note is that I and countless others had never heard of Mr. Black, something common in medicine, surgery and science as a whole that often those venerated by some have never ever been heard of by others as the multiple component parts in advancing knowledge are played out by countless distinguished individuals. This is not often made clear in the book and the reader can be left an impression that without Mr. Black we might be in the dark ages of neurosurgery, and this of course is ludicrous. In some ways these subtle distinctions are badly communicated (and the front cover is nauseating but as a Brit, having over one thousand years of portraiture, we prefer our books plain covered).

Buy it. Get past the nauseating foreward, and some even more eye rolling sentences and enjoy a superb book.


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