Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: On the Banks of the Ganges River

  • On the banks of the ganges

    Susan M. Beck Fort Collins, Colorado, United States   Listen. She told me how her brother died in a screaming instant of metal and splintering windshield. She told me in the silence of the exam room, my brain let go of Latin names, syndromes, the architecture of molecules, which way sodium, and potassium flow across…