I particularly appreciated this lovely review in the Minneapolis Star Tribune: http://www.startribune.com/entertainment/159090695.html
For a well-written interview about God’s Hotel, slow medicine, the efficiency of inefficiency, and the inefficiency of efficiency, see http://www.more.com/slow-medicine
Plus, you get the first chapter as an excerpt! http://www.parade.com/news/2012/06/gods-hotel-excerpt.html
An interview with a visiting historian at my Department of History and Social Medicine at UCSF: http://anthropologyhistorysocialmedicine.wordpress.com/2012/06/03/victoria-sweet-author-of-gods-hotel-talks-about-the-role-on-the-humanities-in-the-medical-training/
What can I say? Surely the author’s dream, a review by Abigail Zuger MD in the NYT’s Science Tuesday:
Here is the link. The interview starts at 17:48 into the hour: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00qwbdp.
“When is a doctor more like a gardener?”