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Doc: True Tales of Mishaps, Emergencies, and Miracles from a Montana Physician

Biography & autobiography


by
MD, R. E. Losee (Author) and MD, Arthur L. Boland (Introduction author)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 1.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


The four hundred townspeople of Ennis, Montana needed a doctor and Ronald E. Losee, MD, became “Doc.” Learning from his failures and rejoicing in his triumphs, he performed appendectomies on a rickety operating-room table, repaired fractured tibiae, and even amputated a leg with a hacksaw. After a two year stint at t he Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, Losee returned to Montana to begin the pioneering work that gained him an international reputation. This moving account of his time there evokes both the feel of small-town life and the pioneering spirit of the West.

The four hundred townspeople of Ennis, Montana needed a doctor and Ronald E. Losee, MD, became “Doc.” Learning from his failures and rejoicing in his triumphs, he performed appendectomies on a rickety operating-room table, repaired fractured tibiae, and even amputated a leg with a hacksaw. After a two year stint at t he Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, Losee returned to Montana to begin the pioneering work that gained him an international reputation. This moving… (more)

The four hundred townspeople of Ennis, Montana needed a doctor and Ronald E. Losee, MD, became “Doc.” Learning from his failures and rejoicing in his triumphs, he performed appendectomies on a rickety operating-room table, repaired fractured tibiae, and even amputated a leg with a hacksaw. After a two year stint at t he Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, Losee returned to Montana to begin the pioneering work that gained him an international reputation. This moving account of his time there evokes both the feel of small-town life and the pioneering spirit of the West.

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