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Give Back the Light: A Doctor's Relentless Struggle to End Blindness

Give Back the Light: A Doctor's Relentless Struggle to End Blindness By James C. Moore Give Back the Light A Doctor s Relentless Struggle to End Blindness A Look at a Legacy Faced with potential blindness because of a recurring detached retina James Moore makes a last attempt to save the sight in his right eye Hoping for a miracle he travels from Aust

  • Title: Give Back the Light: A Doctor's Relentless Struggle to End Blindness
  • Author: James C. Moore
  • ISBN: 1626345627
  • Page: 164
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Give Back the Light: A Doctor's Relentless Struggle to End Blindness By James C. Moore A Look at a Legacy Faced with potential blindness because of a recurring detached retina, James Moore makes a last attempt to save the sight in his right eye Hoping for a miracle, he travels from Austin to Memphis to meet with eye specialist, Steve Charles, a physician whose inventions of machines, tools, and techniques have been transformative in the field of retinal sur A Look at a Legacy Faced with potential blindness because of a recurring detached retina, James Moore makes a last attempt to save the sight in his right eye Hoping for a miracle, he travels from Austin to Memphis to meet with eye specialist, Steve Charles, a physician whose inventions of machines, tools, and techniques have been transformative in the field of retinal surgery, and who has performed vitreoretinal procedures than anyone in history As he struggles to see, Moore comes to realize that while no doctor has perhaps had a broader impact on vision and ophthalmological surgery, no one outside the field really knows who Charles is or what he s accomplished Moore decides to change that New York Times best selling author of Bush s Brain and Emmy award winning television news correspondent James Moore documents his own journey in the struggle to save his eyesight, while also weaving in a detailed account of the doctor s profound accomplishments and their global impact on people Part biography, part autobiography, Give Back the Light is a dual track narrative that highlights the challenges and achievements of modern health care This is a book about a physician who has been intimately involved in saving the vision of millions of people through the spread of his technology and surgical techniques Dr Charles is an historical and yet mostly unknown figure who has lived a remarkable life of g
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    1. Canadian Reader on said:

      James C Moore is a seasoned journalist who covered presidential politics for years A former TV news correspondent, he is also a New York Times best selling author of six books prior to this one A few years ago, while watching the TV one afternoon, Moore noted dark insect like flecks floating across the field of vision in his right eye He phoned his optometrist, who, after examining Moore, subsequently made an emergency referral to a skilled, Ivy League trained ophthalmologist This eye speci Jame [...]

    2. Nan Williams on said:

      I received this ARC e book from NetGalley and the publisher in exchange for an honest review.To begin with I could only tolerate about 1 3 of this book It is very poorly written with lots and lots of repetition For example, there was a whole paragraph repeated word for word from chapter one to chapter two The book was purportedly written for laymen interested in sight restoration, particularly in Steve Charles innovations in treatment of problems with the vitreous The author started out exp I re [...]

    3. Mary on said:

      I won this Kindle book through a giveaway When I started reading this book, I mistakenly thought it was all about the author s struggle with a detached retina Upon further reading I realized the story was about the life and practice of his doctor Some of the information was too technical for me and some of the descriptions just too long I realize the importance of this doctor s work and appreciate the value of his surgeries and inventions The basic story was interesting and I did conti I won thi [...]

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