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The Good Karma Hospital. by Sefton, Dan(Writer); Harris, Nancy,1980-; Patel, Vinay.; Smallwood, Stephen.; Eagles, Bill.; Wright, Jon,1971-; Redman, Amanda,1957-; Acharia, Amrita.; Floyd, James(Actor); Jariwala, Darshan.; Harasgama, Nimmi.; Logan, Phyllis.; Jackson, Philip,1948-; Morrissey, Neil.; Tiger Aspect Productions.; ITV (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm); RLJ Entertainment.;
Disc 1.; Episode 1 ;; Episode 2 ;; Episode 3 -- ; Disc 2.; Episode 4 ;; Episode 5 ;; Episode 6.Amanda Redman, Amrita Acharia, James Floyd, Darshan Jariwala, Nimmi Harasgama, Phyllis Logan, Philip Jackson, Neil Morrissey.Originally broadcast by ITV in 2017.Wanting a fresh start after a broken relationship and a stressful job in the UK, Dr. Ruby Walker takes a job in India. Although she applied to work at a new urban clinic, Ruby ends up at the overcrowded and underfunded Good Karma Hospital run by the formidable Dr. Lydia Fonseca. As she adjusts to her new life in rural india, Ruby slowly realizes that the hospital may be more than the rundown medical outpost it appears to be.Audience: Not rated.DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Subjects: Clinics; Women physicians;
© 2017., RLJ Entertainment, Inc.,
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The Good Karma Hospital. by Sefton, Dan(Writer),creator,screenwriter.; McKay, John,1965-television director.; John, Philip(Philip R.),television director.; Jones, Kelly(Screenwriter),screenwriter.; Edwards, Ben(Television writer),screenwriter.; Laker, Glen,screenwriter.; Wilson, Nicola,1975-screenwriter.; McGowan, Rosemary,television producer.; Redman, Amanda,1957-actor.; Acharia, Amrita,actor.; Floyd, James Krishna,actor.; Bose, Priyanka,actor.; Jariwala, Darshan,actor.; Harasgama, Nimmi,actor.; Radia, Sagar,actor.; Arya, Ritu,actor.; Gupta, Sayani,actor.; Johnson, Scarlett Alice,actor.; Dīptī Navala,actor.; Cranham, Kenneth,1944-actor.; Morrissey, Neil,actor.; Tiger Aspect Productions,production company.; ITV (Firm),broadcaster.; Acorn Media (Firm),publisher.; RLJ Entertainment,publisher.;
DVD, 16:9 [widescreen]; 5.1 Dolby Digital; color.Amanda Redman, Amrita Acharia, James Krishna Floyd, Priyanka Bose, Barshan Jariwala, Nimmi Harasgama, Sagar Radia, Ritu Arya, Sayani Gupta, Scarlett Alice Johnson, Deepti Naval, Kenneth Cranham, Neil Morrissey.Not rated: "contains strong language and graphic medical scenes."Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2019.British ex-pat Dr. Ruby Walker has left the Good Karma Hospital to practice as a GP near her family in rural India. But when a medical crisis forces her to return, Ruby must make peace with the hospital's intimidating head, Dr. Lydia Fonseca, and face her handsome but reticent colleague, Dr. Gabriel Varma. Just as Ruby feels ready to rekindle her romance with Gabriel, the sudden arrival of his former mentor, brilliant and beautiful plastic surgeon Dr. Aisha Ray,John McKay, film director.
Subjects: Medical television programs.; Clinics; Women physicians;
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The doctor was a woman : stories of the first female physicians on the frontier / by Enss, Chris,1961-author.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.Jenny Murphy: Yankton Doctor of Medicine -- Lillian Heath: Wyoming Surgeon -- Eliza Cook: First Licensed Woman Doctor in Nevada -- Emma French: The Railroad Doctor -- Bessie Efner: Open Range Doctor -- Bethenia Owens-Adair Northwest Physician -- Lucy Hobbs: Pioneer Dental Heroine -- Fannie Dunn Quain: Physician Fighting Lung Disease -- Harriet Belcher: Beloved Santa Barbara Doctor -- Romania Pratt: First Woman to Practice Medicine in Utah -- Sofie Herzog: Woman Railroad Surgeon -- Helen MacKnight Doyle: The Resolute Doctor -- Elizabeth McDonald Watson: Soldier of the Living."The long-awaited follow up title to Chris Enss's bestselling Doctor Wore Petticoats, profiling 10 new female physicians of the Old West, published in time for Women's History Month. Given the media coverage during the 2020 pandemic, the celebration of the heroics of health care workers and women's work are trending subjects"--
Subjects: Women physicians; Physicians; Medicine; Women physicians.; Physicians, Women;
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Headstrong : 52 women who changed science--and the world / by Swaby, Rachel.;
Medicine. Mary Putnam Jacobi (1842-1906) -- Anna Wessels Williams (1863-1954) -- Alice Ball (1892-1916) -- Gerty Radnitz Cori (1896-1957) -- Helen Taussig (1898-1986) -- Elsie Widdowson (1906-2000) -- Virginia Apgar (1909-1974) -- Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (1910-1994) -- Gertrude Belle Elion (1918-1999) -- Jane Wright (1919-2013) -- Biology and the environment. Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) -- Jeanne Villepreux-Power (1794-1871) -- Mary Anning (1799-1847) -- Ellen Swallow Richards (1842-1911) -- Alice Hamilton (1869-1970) -- Alice Evans (1881-1975) -- Tilly Edinger (1897-1967) -- Rachel Carson (1907-1964) -- Ruth Patrick (1907-2013) -- Genetics and development. Nettie Stevens (1861-1912) -- Hilde Mangold (1898-1924) -- Charlotte Auerbach (1899-1994) -- Barbara McClintock (1902-1992) -- Salome Gluecksohn Waelsch (1907-2007) -- Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909-2012) -- Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958) -- Anne McLaren (1927-2007) -- Lynn Margulis (1938-2011) -- Physics. Émilie du Châtelet (1706-1749) -- Lise Meitner (1878-1968) -- Irène Joliot-Curie (1897-1956) -- Maria Goeppert Mayer (1906-1972) -- Marguerite Perey (1909-1975) -- Chien-Shiung Wu (1912-1997) -- Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921-2011) -- Earth and stars. Maria Mitchell (1818-1889) -- Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941) -- Inge Lehmann (1888-1993) -- Marie Tharp (1920-2006) -- Yvonne Brill (1924-2013) -- Sally Ride (1951-2012) -- Math and technology. Maria Gaetana Agnesi (1718-1799) -- Ada Lovelace (1815-1852) -- Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) -- Sophie Kowalevski (1850-1891) -- Emmy Noether (1882-1935) -- Mary Cartwright (1900-1998) -- Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992) -- Invention. Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923) -- Hedy Lamarr (1914-2000) -- Ruth Benerito (1916-2013) -- Stephanie Kwolek (1923-2014)."Covering Nobel Prize winners and major innovators, as well as lesser-known but hugely significant scientists who influence our every day, Rachel Swaby's ... profiles span centuries of courageous thinkers and illustrate how each one's ideas developed, from their first moment of scientific engagement through the research and discovery for which they're best known"--Page 4 of cover.Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-263) and index.Medicine -- Biology and the environment -- Genetics and development -- Physics -- Earth and stars -- Math and technology -- Invention.
Subjects: Women scientists; Women astronomers; Women physicians; Women biologists; Women physicists; Women mathematicians;
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Pandora's daughter [sound recording] / by Johansen, Iris.; Van Dyck, Jennifer.nrt;
Read by Jennifer Van Dyck.Building a successful practice on her ability to empathize with her patients, physician Megan Blair is haunted by the mysterious loss in childhood of her mother, from whom she inherited psychic powers that others would exploit for murderous purposes.
Subjects: Women physicians; Psychics; Exploitation; Audiobooks.; Psychics;
© 2007., Brilliance Audio,
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Home again : [electronic resource] : A Novel. by Hannah, Kristin.;
Madelaine Hillyard is a world-famous heart surgeon at the top of her game. Her personal life is far less successful. A loving but overworked single mom, she is constantly at odds with her teenage daughter. At sixteen, Lina is confused, angry, and fast becoming a stranger to her mother--a rebel desperate to find the father who walked away before she was born. Complicating matters for Madelaine are the vastly different DeMarco brothers: While priest Francis DeMarco is always ready to lend a helping hand, his brother, Angel, long ago took on the role of bad boy. Years earlier Angel abandoned Madelaine--and fatherhood--to go in search of fame and fortune. His departure left Madelaine devastated, but now he reappears and seeks help from the very people he betrayed--as a patient in dire need. With Home Again, New York Times bestselling author Kristin Hannah has written a moving, powerful novel about the fragile threads that bind together our lives and the...Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Women physicians; Single mothers; Fiction.; Literature.; Romance.;
© 2005.,
On-line resources: http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=130119&titleID=75883 -- Click to access digital title in OverDrive.;
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The forgotten room / by White, Karen,(Karen S.).; Williams, Beatriz,author.; Willig, Lauren,author.;
Dr. Kate Schuyler finds herself drawn into a mystery involving three generations of her family when Captain Cooper Ravenal is brought into the private Manhattan hospital where she works.
Subjects: Mystery fiction.; Women physicians; Mothers and daughters; Family secrets;
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Undone [electronic resource] : Will Trent Series, Book 3. by Slaughter, Karin.;
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Karin Slaughter's Broken.In this suspense masterpiece, Karin Slaughter weaves together the powerful human stories of three unforgettable characters from her New York Times bestselling novels Faithless and Fractured, who collide here for the first time in an electrifying race against unspeakable human evil.When a tortured young woman enters the trauma center of an Atlanta hospital, Dr. Sara Linton is thrust into a desperate police investigation with Special Agent Will Trent and his partner, Faith Mitchell. Though guarding their own wounds and their own secrets, Sara, Will, and Faith find that they are all that stand between a madman and his next victim.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Linton, Sara (Fictitious character) ; Women physicians; Fiction.; Mystery.; Thriller.;
© 2009.,
On-line resources: http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=130119&titleID=202389 -- Click to access digital title in OverDrive.;
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The Good Karma Hospital. by Sefton, Dan(Writer),creator,screenwriter.; Winckler, Alex,television director.; Clarke, Lisa(Television director),television director.; Chapman, John(Television producer),television producer.; Gwilt, Jeremy,television producer.; Edwards, Ben(Television writer)screenwriter; Wilson, Nicola,1975-screenwriter.; Asher, Gabbie,screenwriter.; Redman, Amanda,1957-actor.; Acharia, Amrita,actor.; Floyd, James Krishna,actor.; Jackson, Philip,1948-actor.; Jariwala, Darshan,actor.; Harasgama, Nimmi,actor.; Radia, Sagar,actor.; Morrissey, Neil,actor.; Tiger Aspect Productions,production company.; ITV (Firm),broadcaster.; Acorn Media (Firm),publisher.; RLJ Entertainment,film distributor.;
DVD ; 16:9 widescreen ; 51. Dolby digital.Amanda Redman, Amrita Acharia, James Krishna Floyd, Philip Jackson, Darshan Jariwalla, Nimmi Harasgama, Sagar Radia, Neil Morrissey.Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes of the medical drama series.Not rated.The continuing story of British transplant Dr. Ruby Walker and the staff of the Good Karma Hospital as they work to heal their patients in modern-day rural India.Disc 1: episodes 1-3 (approximately 144 min.) -- Disc 2: episodes 4-6 (approximately 144 min.); bonus: behind-the-scenes featurette (30 min.).Directed by Alex Winckler, Lisa Clarke ; produced by John Chapman, Jeremy Gwilt ; written by Dan Sefton, Ben Edwards, Nicola Wilson, Gabbie Asher ; a Tiger Aspect production for ITV.
Subjects: Medical television programs.; Television series.; Women physicians; Clinics;
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Murder by degrees : a mystery / by Mukerji, Ritu,author.;
"Philadelphia, 1875: It is the start of term at Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania. Dr. Lydia Weston, professor and anatomist, is immersed in teaching her students in the lecture hall and hospital. When the body of a patient, Anna Ward, is dredged out of the Schuylkill River, the young chambermaid's death is deemed a suicide. But Lydia is suspicious and she is soon brought into the police investigation. Aided by a diary filled with cryptic passages of poetry, Lydia discovers more about the young woman she thought she knew. Through her skill at the autopsy table and her clinical acumen, Lydia draws nearer the truth. Soon a terrible secret, long hidden, will be revealed. But Lydia must act quickly, before she becomes the next target of those who wished to silence Anna"--
Subjects: Mystery fiction.; Detective and mystery fiction.; Historical fiction.; Women physicians; Murder; Women college teachers; Young women; Diaries;
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