Mere Mortals Author:Neil Ravin At Whipple, Doctors & Nurses battle to keep patients from checking into the ECU (Eternal Care Unit). Sometimes they battle each other. Sometimes they even fall in love. — Dr. Brendan O'Brien & Nurse Caroline Bates met the night old Mr. Toomey tried flying from his ninth-story window, the night intern, Ludvik, nearly killed a patient, & Vince, th... more »e young guy with testicular cancer, found out his buddy on the ward had died .... A typical night, except that Nurse Bates & Dr. O'Brien began to fall in love.
Committed to the kind of medicine that calls for high-tech solutions & a dedication that few men & women have or can keep giving, these two were special people in a special place. Their story will make you laugh, make you cry, ... & maybe break your heart.« less