Medical Musings

Books that feature the activities of a variety of healthcare professionals


A Matter of Feeling

by Arnold Brettel

A practitioner reveals his unique Buddhist/Jungian approach to psychotherapy

A Stone's Throw Away

by Nick Horobin & Jackie Newman
Inspiring true story of a paramedic's long road to recovery after an attack on his ambulance left him with life-changing injuries

Capital City Paramedic

by John Kinsley

Experiences of a London Ambulanceman 1975-82

Handcart to Hanlon

by Brian Janman

A history of the West Sussex Ambulance Services 1895-1995 in words and photographs
Civilian/medical memoir

Just Visiting

by Molly Corbally
Charming and warm-hearted evocation of the life and work of a rural District Health Visitor in the postwar years
World War II history

Occupation Nurse

by Peter & Mary Birchenall
Celebrating the small group of nurses who provided medical care to the island of Guernsey during the German occupation of WW2
Medical biography

Oscar's Father

by David Stevens
The fascinating story of William Robert Wills Wilde, father of Oscar Wilde - an eminent surgeon and well-known Dublin eccentric
RAF/medical memoir

The Rock & Roll Years of a Parachuting Medic

by Mick Thompson
The author recalls his eventful 25 years in the Medical Branch of the Royal Air Force 1957-82

You and Your Disabled Child

by Margaret Barrett 

A wealth of valuable practical advice for parents of disabled children