Paul Ethan Austin

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Something For the Pain: Compassion and Burnout in the Emergency Room

"These are not Hollywood rewritten vignettes … This is real life emergency medicine the way I have lived it…" Academic Emergency Medicine: Nov. 2008:

“Austin gives a stunning account of the chaos of the emergency room, the constant drama of urgent situations...” Boston Globe: 9/​28/​08

★ Starred Review. "A definite page-turner and a riveting debut; highly recommended to public, hospital, and medical sciences libraries." Libraryjournal.com 8/​5/​08 (American Library Association)

“Austin examines the diametrically opposed perils of cynical detachment and overemotional involvement…" Kirkus Reviews: 7/​1/​2008

“a relentlessly honest look at modern emergency medicine ...What makes this inspiring medical memoir stand out is …Austin’s humanity." Publisher’s Weeklyy: 6/​25/​2008