The Dinosaur Man Author:Susan Baur Tales of Madness and Enchantment From The Back Ward - Observations of Mental Patients in Hospital by Dr. Baur based on actual experiences. — "The observations and characteristics which I describe in The Dinosaur Man are based on my actual experiences. — However, the details of various experiences and various places have been changed,... more » and at times combined, to creae for this book a representative but fictitious place, Mountain Valley Hospital. Similarly, all names are fictitious and detais such as physical traits and specific life experiences have been changed and combined to disguise, and protect, the identity of individuals.
Any similarity to real individuals or places arises from the commonality of experiences of people who suffer from mental illness and of teh places where they are treated."
Dr. Susan Baur - February 1991
Dr. Baur also wrote: Hypochondria:woeful Imaginings« less