Run, Don't Walk

Run, Don't Walk

The Curious and Chaotic Life of A Physical Therapist Inside Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Large Print - 2014
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M*A*S*H meets Scrubs in a sharply observant, darkly funny, and totally unique debut memoir from physical therapist Adele Levine.In her six years at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Adele Levine rehabilitated combat-injured soldiers admitted in worse and worse shape. Working in a glassed-in gymnasium, Levine, her colleagues, and their patients were on display to tour groups, politicians, and celebrities. Days were intense, chaotic, consuming, and heartbreaking, but inside the fishbowl they were also filled with camaraderie and humor.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine :, Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning,, [2014]
Edition: Large Print edition
ISBN: 9781410470744
Branch Call Number: 615.82 L578a 2014
Characteristics: 419 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Run, do not walk


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Nov 09, 2014

the final subtext of this is shocking; the million dollar bionic legs do not work! the soldiers would rather have motorized wheelchairs.


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