Duty of Care: One NHS Doctor's Story of Courage and Compassion on the COVID-19 Frontline by Dominic Pimenta
Hand Signed by Dominic Pimenta to a Title Page
Paperback 1st Edition
New & Unread - First Published 2020
On the 8th of February, Dr Dominic Pimenta encountered his first suspected case of coronavirus. Within a week, he began wearing a mask on the tube, and within a month, he moved over to the Intensive Care Unit to help fight the virus. From the initial whispers coming out of China and the collective hesitation to class this as a pandemic to full lockdown and the continued battle to treat whoever came through the doors, Dr Pimenta tells the heroic stories of how the entire system shifted to tackle this outbreak and how, ultimately, the staff managed to save lives. This incredible account captures the shock and surprise, the panic and power of an unprecedented time, and how, at this moment of despair, human generosity and kindness prevailed.
About the Author: Dr Dominic Pimenta has been a qualified doctor since 2012, starting his blog, juniordoctorblog.com not long after and since writing for the Independent, Guardian, New Statesman, Huffington Post as well as being the owner of a fantastically famous cat, published his first book, PARTS, in February 2020. During the COVID-19 pandemic Dr Dominic Pimenta was seconded to intensive care, and set up a charity, helpthemhelpus.co.uk, raising over £1m for the protection welfare and wellbeing of frontline NHS workers.
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