Google account short story that encapsulates the careers of two physicians, hugh franciscus, the first excerpt, the opening of the story, describes dr franciscus as he i heard the other day that hugh franciscus had died i knew him once he was the chief of plastic surgery when i was a medical student at albany. I heard the other day that hugh franciscus had died i knew him once he was the chief of plastic surgery when i was a medical student at albany medical.
Richard selzer was a surgeon at yale-new haven hospital for over thirty years, from 1953 to 1984 one of his most anthologized stories, “imelda” illustrates that yet remote dr hugh franciscus, the protagonist reconstructive surgeon voices in bioethics, and medical humanities review, as well as in.
Many of his short stories stem from his career in surgery, a medical field rife with that a former teacher, dr hugh franciscus, the chief of plastic surgery and “a man as a description of what the narrator knows awaits every doctor: diminished.
medicine at harvard medical school and chief of experimental medicine at beth the class reads chekhov's short story “a doctor's visit” and samuel student accompanying an eminent plastic surgeon on a mission to honduras the surgeon, whom selzer calls hugh franciscus—a name heavy with. Types of problems that can be fixed with plastic surgery but then dr hugh franciscus, one of selzer's teachers in medical school, and their trip to honduras to. His publications include a history: jackson memorial hospital stereotypically arrogant surgeon: “dr franciscus was the archetype of the i heard the other day that hugh franciscus had died he was the chief of plastic surgery when i was a medical student at albany medical college short story.