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Healing Children

A Surgeon's Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine

by Kurt, M.d. Newman

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Healing Children
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A Surgeon's Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine
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Kurt, M.d. Newman

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A medical memoir by a pediatric surgeon presents a case for treating children differently from adults, tracing decades of advancement in pediatrics to offer advice on how to recognize the unique health needs and healing potential of young patients.

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Dr. Kurt Newman visits with 14-year-old Jack Pessaud, who's undergoing treatment for a cancerous tumor in his knee at Children's National Health System in Washington, D.C. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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'Healing Children': A Surgeon's Take On What Kids Need

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