Author Title
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Adrian, C. The question
Alcauskas, Megan Right brain: Reading, writing, and reflecting: making a case for narrative medicine in neurology
Anderson, Amanda Going Solo
Anderson, Julie The art of medicine: Over 2,000 years of images and imagination
Anyaegbunam, J. A. A piece of my mind. Five Voices, One Story
Aoun, Hacib From the eye of the storm, with the eyes of a physician
Arderne, John of Illustrations and frontispiece from De Arte Phisicali et de Chirurgia (The Art of Medicine and Surgery)
Arntfield, S. L. Narrative medicine as a means of training medical students toward residency competencies
Aronson, Louise A piece of my mind. Story as Evidence, Evidence as Story
Auden, W.H. Musee des Beaux Arts
Aviv, Rachel God knows where I am
Bacon, Francis Study after Velázquez’s Portrait of Pope Innocent X
Balint, Michael The doctor, his patient and the illness
Bayoumi, A. M. The storied case report
Beckman, H. B. The effect of physician behavior on the collection of data
Beckman, H. B. The impact of a program in mindful communication on primary care physicians
Bellany, John Bonjour Professor Calne
Bellows, George Dance in a Madhouse
Belluck, Pam Sex, Dementia and a Husband on Trial at Age 78
Belluck, Pam An Intimacy That Outlasted Dementia
Bemmel, William van (attributed) Dr. William Harvey (1578-1657)
Bhavaraju, V. L. Faculty development in narrative medicine: using stories to teach, learn, and thrive
Blum, Alan Seeing patients: The sketchiest details
Blum, Alan Gentle men
Blum, Alan Ladies in waiting
Blum, Alan [Drinking]
Blum, Alan [Hypochondriasis]
Blum, Alan [Grief]
Blum, Alan [Weight]
Blum, Alan [Doctors]
Blum, Alan [Milligrams]
Blum, Alan [House Call Pills]
Blum, Alan [Typhoid]
Blum, Alan [Scared]
Blum, Alan [No-salt diet]
Blum, Alan [Anxiety]
Blum, Alan [Rectal]
Board, Ernest Albucasis (Al-Zahrawi) Blistering a Patient in the Hospital at Cordova, 1100 AD
Bocklin, Arnold The Plague
Boilly, Louis-Leopold A Vaccinator Vaccinating a Young Child
Brody, H. Narrative ethics: a narrative
Brown, Bruce P. The good physician
Brown, Theresa Providing the balm of truth
Brownie, Alec The Life and Thoughts of an Aspie
Burney, Frances Breast Cancer in 1811: Fanny Burney's Account of her Mastectomy
Calcar, Stephen van Illustration of Muscle-Man For Andreas Vesalius, De humani corporis fabrica (“On the Structure of the Human Body”)
Caldenback, Martin Woman on the delivery stool. From Der Swangern Frawen und Hebammen Rosengarten (“A Rose Garden for Pregnant Women and Midwives”) by Eucharius Rösslin, 1513
Camarata, C. Harmlessness and narration
Carreno de Miranda, Juan The Monster Nude or Bacchus
Charon, Rita Close Reading and Creative Writing in Clinical Education: Teaching Attention, Representation, and Affiliation
Charon, Rita The Reciprocity of Recognition — What Medicine Exposes about Self and Other
Charon, Rita Narrative and medicine
Charon, Rita What narrative competence is for
Charon, Rita The patient-physician relationship. Narrative medicine: a model for empathy, reflection, profession, and trust
Charon, Rita Narrative medicine: Form, function, and ethics
Charon, Rita Framing the case: Narrative approaches for healthcare ethics committees
Charon, Rita Narrative evidence based medicine
Charon, Rita What to do with stories: The sciences of narrative medicine
Charon, Rita Narrative medicine: Honoring the stories of illness
Charon, Rita Commentary: Calculating the contributions of humanities to medical practice-motives, methods, and metrics
Chartran, Theobold Laennec Listening with his Ear Against the Chest of a Patient at the Necker Hospital
Chason, Cate Poems for medical students
Chast, Roz Can't we talk about something more pleasant?: A memoir
Chicotot, Georges The First Attempt of Dr. Chicotot to Cure Cancer with X Rays
Chretien, K. C. Tell Me Your Story: A Pilot Narrative Medicine Curriculum During the Medicine Clerkship
Corvino, John Can People With Dementia Have a Sex Life?
Coulehan, Jack The knitted glove
Crispin, Jon Willard Suitcases: The Cases
Cruikshank, Isaac A Man-Midwife
Culligan, Lacey Family non-presence during stabilization in the ER: The front and the back
Dadd, Richard Sir Alexander Morison (1779-1866), Alienist
DasGupta, Sayantani Stories of illness and healing: Women write their bodies
DasGupta, Sayantani Narrative humility
DaSilva, Jason When I walk
Daumier, Honore The Clinic of Dr. Macaire
Davies, Robertson Can a doctor be a humanist?
Delacroix, Eugene The Consultation
Devlin, M. J. "Where Does the Circle End?": Representation as a Critical Aspect of Reflection in Teaching Social and Behavioral Sciences in Medicine
Dix, Otto Dr. Mayer-Hermann
Dou, Gerrit The Quack
Eakins, Thomas The Agnew Clinic
Eakins, Thomas The Gross Clinic
Edwards, Laurie In the kingdom of the sick: A social history of chronic illness in America
Elkins, James How to use your eyes
Elkins, James How to look at an oil painting
Elkins, James How to look at a face
Elkins, James The object stares back: On the nature of seeing
Englander, R. Toward a common taxonomy of competency domains for the health professions and competencies for physicians
Evans, H. M. Wonder and the clinical encounter
Faller, Veronica Morning Rounds
Farris, Grace The buried curriculum
Fildes, Sir Luke The Doctor
Fine, A. How narrative-based approaches distort medical decision-making
Franck, Frederick The Zen of seeing: Seeing/drawing as meditation
Frank, Arthur W. The renewal of generosity: Illness, medicine, and how to live
Freidin, Ralph B. Taboo
Furst, Paul Doktor Schnabel von Rom (Doctor Beak of Rome)
Gautier, Amand Cholera—Death in the Jura 1854
Gawande, Atul The Bell Curve
Gawande, Atul The Hot Spotters
Gawande, Atul Whose body is it, anyway?
Gawande, Atul Complications: A surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Gawande, Atul Being mortal: Medicine and what matters in the end
Gawthrop, F. A Patient's Journey: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Geoffroy, Henri-Jules-Jean Visiting Day at the Hospital
George, D. R. How a creative storytelling intervention can improve medical student attitude towards persons with dementia: A mixed methods study
Gericault, Theodore Portrait of a Kleptomaniac
Gericault, Theodore Portrait of a Woman Suffering from Obsessive Envy, also known as The Hyena of the Salpetriere
Gericault, Theodore The Woman with Gambling Mania
Gervex, Henri Before the Operation, also called Dr Pean Teaching His Discovery of the Compression of Blood Vessels at St Louis Hospital
Gillray, James Metallic Tractors
Gillray, James The Cow-Pock-or-the Wonderful Effects of the New Inoculation!
Goya, Francisco Yard with Madmen
Goya, Francisco The Madhouse
Goya, Francisco Self-Portrait with Dr. Arrieta
Goyal, R. K. 'A local habitation and a name': How narrative evidence-based medicine transforms the translational research paradigm
Green, M. J. Graphic medicine: use of comics in medical education and patient care
Green, M. J. Comics and Medicine: Peering Into the Process of Professional Identity Formation
Greenhalgh, T. Narrative based medicine: Why study narrative?
Greenhalgh, T. Narrative based medicine: Narrative based medicine in an evidence based world
Greenhalgh, T. The compassionate organisation
Groopman, Jerome Your medical mind: How to decide what is right for you
Groopman, Jerome The 'happy' and the 'hopeless'
Groopman, Jerome Lives Less Ordinary
Gross, Paul Pulse: Voices from the heart of medicine: The first year
Gross, Paul Pulse: Voices from the heart of medicine: More voices--a second anthology
Hall, Donald Out the window
Hardy, Frederick Daniel Children Playing at Doctors
Harmon, Amy A Dying Young Woman's Hope in Cryonics and a Future
Hartzog-Mislock, Deenie A Boyfriend Too Good to Be True
Heimbach, Wolfgang The Invalid
Hemingway, Ernest Indian Camp
Hemon, Aleksandar The Aquarium
Higashida, Naoki The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism
Hinckley, Robert First Operation Under Ether
Hirni, Kristin Killer Shrimp Ceviche
Hodler, Ferdinand The Sick Valentine Gode-Darel
Hodler, Ferdinand The Dying Valentine Gode-Darel
Hogarth, William A Rake's Progress: The Madhouse
Hogarth, William Marriage A-la-Mode: 3, The Inspection
Holbein, Hans Henry VIII and the Barber Surgeons
Jackson, John John Hunter
Jollat, Jean "Mercure" Female Anatomical Figure with her Abdomen Exposed From De Disectione partium corporis humani libri tres. Una cum figuris et incisionum declarationibus a Stephano Riverio compositis
Joosten, E. A. Systematic review of the effects of shared decision-making on patient satisfaction, treatment adherence and health status
Jurecic, Ann Illness as narrative
Kagan, H. Lee What's Love Got to Do With It?
Kahlo, Frida The Accident
Kahlo, Frida Tree of Hope
Kahlo, Frida Henry Ford Hospital
Kahlo, Frida Portrait of Dr. Leo Eloesser
Kahlo, Frida Self-Portrait with Portrait of Dr. Farill
Kahlo, Frida The Broken Column
Kalanithi, Paul Before I Go: Time warps for a young surgeon with metastatic lung cancer
Kaminski, Mitch Popping the question
Kaptein, A. A. A breath of fresh air: Images of respiratory illness in novels, poems, films, music, and paintings
Kasman, Deborah L. When a heart stops
Katt, Jeffrey A. Core Curriculum
Katz, Jay The silent world of doctor and patient
Kennedy, Gary J. How Loneliness Affects the Mind and Body
Kim, Alice Y. Blindsided
Klimt, Gustav Medicine
Kristiansson, M. H. We lived and breathed medicine - then life catches up: medical students' reflections
LaCombe, Michael A. On being a doctor
Lamas, D. Chronic critical illness
Lederman, M. Social and Gendered Readings of Illness Narratives
Lega, Silvestro The Dying Mazzini (Mazzini morente)
Leight, Kristin L. Transitions
Lhermitte, Leon Claude Bernard Performs an Experimental Vivisection, 1889
Lown, Beth Seven guiding committments: Making the U.S. healthcare system more compassionate
Marvel, M. K. Soliciting the patient's agenda: Have we improved?
Mate, Kedar Not since 1918
Maxwell, William So long, see you tomorrow
Maygrier, Jacques Pierre Gynecological-Obstetrical Exam, from Midwifery Illustrated
McClain, B. C. Pediatric palliative care: A novel approach to children with sickle cell disease
McDonald, P. Clinical realism: a new literary genre and a potential tool for encouraging empathy in medical students
McGarry, Ryan Code Black
McKechnie, C. C. Anxieties of communication: The limits of narrative in the medical humanities
Mengestu, Dinaw The beautiful things that heaven bears
Metsu, Gabriel The Sick Child
Minor, Suzanne Day of Reckoning
Mnookin, Seth One of a Kind
Monet, Claude Camille Monet on Her Deathbed
Montross, Christine Body of work: Meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab
Moore, R. J. Narrative empathy and how dealing with stories helps: Creating a space for empathy in culturally diverse care settings
Morris, David B. Illness and culture in the postmodern age
Munch, Edvard Portrait of Dr. Henry Jacobsen
Munch, Edvard Cartoon of the electrification process at the Jacobsen Clinic
Munch, Edvard The Sick Child
Munch, Edvard Sleepless Night. Self-Portrait in Inner Turmoil
Munch, Edvard The Scream
Munro, Alice Face: Man with birthmark on his face
National Library of Medicine Hidden Treasure: The National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Images from the History of Medicine
Neel, Alice Self-Portrait
Neilson, Derek Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: The lengthy road to diagnosis
Nicks, Peter The waiting room
Ousager, J. Humanities in undergraduate medical education: A literature review
Padrez, K. Numbers and narratives
Passarotti, Tiburzio (attributed) Gaspare Tagliacozzi
Penney, Darby The lives they left behind: Suitcases from a state hospital attic
Perez, Jose Perez on Medicine: The Whimsical Art of Jose S. Perez
Perry, M. The effectiveness of arts-based interventions in medical education: A literature review
Peterson, Kendra Denial
Pikman, Yana Coney Island
Pil, Tricia Babel: The Voices of a Medical Trauma
Pinder, Ullrich Urine Wheel, from Epiphanie Medicorum
Pope, Robert Food
Pope, Robert Self-Portrait with Dr. Langley
Pope, Robert Visitors
Pope, Robert Radiation
Pope, Robert Hug
Pope, Robert Illness & healing: Images of cancer
Pories, Susan The soul of a doctor: Harvard Medical students face life and death
Radley, Alan Works of illness: Narrative, picturing and the social response to serious disease
Radley, Alan Works of illness: Narrative, picturing and the social response to serious disease
Ray, Alaka More like Oprah
Reddy, Sumathi How Doctors Deliver Bad News
Rembrandt The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp
Retamero, C. Use of the film The Bridge to augment the suicide curriculum in undergraduate medical education
Reynolds, Richard C. On doctoring: stories, poems, essays
Ribera, Jusepe de The Sense of Touch
Riesel, J. N. On seeing Roses
Roaldsen, Bente Lisbet Cancer survivors’ experiences of humour while navigating through challenging landscapes – a socio-narrative approach
Robert-Fleury, Tony Dr. Philippe Pinel at the Salpetriere Freeing the Insane
Rockwell, Norman Doctor and the Doll
Rockwell, Norman Before the Shot
Rodin, Auguste The Burghers of Calais
Rousseau, Paul Not telling and not knowing: Comfort at the end of life?
Rowlandson,Thomas The Anatomist
Sands, S. A. Pediatric narrative oncology: Interprofessional training to promote empathy, build teams, and prevent burnout
Sargent, John Singer The Four Doctors
Scearcy, Brenda Collateral Damage
Schad, Christian Operation
Schjerfbeck, Helene Self-Portrait with Red Spot
Schleifer, Ronald The chief concern of medicine: The integration of the medical humanities and narrative knowledge into medical practices
Schmidt, Anna Dance in three movements
Schulz, Kathryn Final forms: What death certificates can tell us, and what they can't
Schumann, John Henning Would Doctors Be Better If They Didn't Have to Memorize?
Scruton, Judson Under the CyberKnife
Shah, Rajesh G. Living with Mrs. Longwood
Silva, S. A. The marriage of evidence and narrative: Scientific nurturance within clinical practice
Silverman, Arlene Confessions of a 75-Year-Old Drug Addict
Simon, Lisa A piece of my mind. Whose story is it, anyway?
Simonet, Enrique Anatomy of the Heart; She Too Had a Heart; Autopsy
Sinha, Pranay Why do doctors commit suicide?
Skelton, William Paul The other side of tomorrow
Skloot, Rebecca The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Smith, Jeremy When 'Moneyball' Meets Medicine
Spence, Wayman Perez on Medicine: The Whimsical Art of José S. Perez
Steen, Jan The Doctor's Visit
Steslow, K. Metaphors in our mouths: the silencing of the psychiatric patient
Stewart, M. Reflections on the doctor-patient relationship: From evidence and experience
Street, S.E. Busting grandma out
Swanenburg, Willem van Anatomical Theater
Thom, Robert A. Joseph Lister and the Use of Antiseptics
Tough, Paul The Poverty Clinic
TSN (The Sports Network) of Canada The Butterfly Child [Jonathan Pitre]
Tweedy, Damon Black man in a white coat: A doctor's reflections on race and medicine
Unknown Frontispiece to Andreas Vesalius, De humani corporis fabrica libri septem
Unknown “Disease Woman” from the Wellcome Apocalypse
Unknown Statue Showing Elephantiasis of the Scrotum
Unknown Galen, Avicenna and Hippocrates, Canon of Medicine
Unknown The Medical Profession, Plates 1 - 4
Unknown (French?) A Mother Giving Birth to a Baby
Unknown, English William Cheselden Giving an Anatomical Demonstration to Six Spectators in the Anatomy-theatre of the Barber-Surgeons' Company, London
Unknown, English Leg Amputation
Unknown, Italian Doctors Visiting a Sick Man
Utermohlen, William Blue Skies
Utermohlen, William Self-Portrait (Red)
Utermohlen, William In the Studio (Self-Portrait)
Utermohlen, William Self-Portrait (with Saw)
Van Gogh, Vincent Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear and Pipe
Van Gogh, Vincent Portrait of Doctor Felix Rey
Van Gogh, Vincent Dr. Paul Gachet
Velazquez, Diego The Buffoon Sebastian de Morra
Vibert, Jehan Georges The Sick Doctor
Vuillard, Edouard Louis Henry Vaquez at “La Pitie” Hospital
Warraich, Haider Javed The Rituals of Modern Death
Weaver, M. S. Know guilt
Whetzel, Anne Pimped
White, Michael Narrative means to therapeutic ends
Wible, Pamela Heart-wrenching photo of a doctor crying goes viral. Here’s why.
Williams, I. C. Graphic medicine: comics as medical narrative
Winkler, Mary. G. Seeing patients
Wolfli, Adolf Mental-Asylum Band-Hain
Woolf, Virginia On being ill
Wright, John L. Walking the Dog
Zitter, Jessica A Doctor's Dilemma
Zuger, Abigail With electronic medical records, doctors read when they should talk