Books Abraham M., M.D. Nussbaum Books by Abraham M., M.D. Nussbaum Abraham M., M.D. Nussbaum has written books about: Nonfiction Science & Health Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Abraham M., M.D. Nussbaum Dr. Abraham Nussbaum argues for medicine to reconnect with its past: Caring for patients should be a calling, not a job, he says. PhotoAlto/Michele Constantini/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption PhotoAlto/Michele Constantini/Getty Images Shots - Health News Doctor Yearns For Return To Time When Physicians Were 'Artisans' Kaiser Health News May 24, 2016 Dr. Abraham Nussbaum, author of a book examining the drive toward standardized quality measures and checklists, says he fears medicine is becoming just another job and not the calling it should be.