Cecil Helman

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Suburban Shaman: Tales from Medicine's Front Line
'To be a good doctor you have to be a compassionate chameleon, a shape shifter - a shaman' writes Cecil Helman after 27 years as a family practitioner in North London interlaced with training and research as a medical anthropologist. A different and humane look on medicine as it should be.

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2007

Monday, 26 February 2007

Suburban Shaman: Tales from Medicine's Front Line
'To be a good doctor you have to be a compassionate chameleon, a shape shifter - a shaman' writes Cecil Helman after 27 years as a family practitioner in North London interlaced with training and research as a medical anthropologist. A different and humane look on medicine as it should be.

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