Recommended Reading

  • The Patient’s Playbook, Leslie Michelson
  • An American Sickness, Elisabeth Rosenthal, MD
  • When Breadth Becomes Air, Paul Kalanthi, MD
  • Let Patients Help, e-patient Dave deBronkart
  • Service Fanatics, Jim Merlino, MD
  • Take Your Own Oxygen First, Leeza Gibbons
  • Emperor of All Maladies, Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD
  • The Conversation, Angelo Volandes, MD
  • Extreme Measures, Finding a Better Path to the End of Life, Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD
  • The Guide to the Great Beyond: A Practical Primer for Preparing for the End of Life, Jane Brody
  • How Doctor’s Think, Jerome Groopman, MD
  • Knocking on Heaven’s Door, Katy Butler
  • Atul Gawande, MD
    • Being Mortal
    • Better
    • Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on Medical Care
    • The Checklist Manifesto