INTIMA SPRING 2018 | FIELD NOTES
Getting to Know Dying | Anna Belc
Arrivals and departures are a way of life in a hospital. In this story, a labor and delivery nurse thinks deeply about knowing when the end is near.
Lily Darwin | Elizabeth Lahti
Listening to an elderly patient's stories of the past enables a hospitalist to help her heal in the present.
Seven Hundred Fifty-Four Kilometers | Heli Patel
How many miles would you walk for a medical procedure? A tale about a father and a son who traveled the distance for a crucial operation.
Shift/Change | Aya Sato
Nurturing, comforting, chatting, attending: the responsibilities of a doula at an abortion clinic go beyond clinical procedures.
To Pronounce | Thomas J. Doyle
A physician remembers how to preserve humanity when diagnosing death.