Patient H69

the story of my second sight
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  • 3.90 MB
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Blind, Neurosciences, Optic neuritis, Life change events, Blind women, People with visual disabilities, Patients, Case studies, Health, Blindness, Biog
Other titlesPatient H 69
StatementVanessa Potter
SeriesBloomsbury sigma, Bloomsbury sigma series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRE728.O68 P68 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26924046M
ISBN 101472936108, 1472936116
ISBN 139781472936103, 9781472936110
OCLC/WorldCa957139428

My book Patient H The Story of my Second Sight publishes on May 4th in the UK, and 25th July in the USA by Bloomsbury. If you’d like to pre-order a copy click here.

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read my Mosaic Science article here. My interview on the Good Life Podcast SIGN UP for my FREE newsletter. This mesmerising account tells the story of Patient H69 in her own words, based on these detailed diaries she kept during her Patient H69 book of blindness and through the scientific research that was to follow.

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Patient H The Story of My Second Sight Vanessa Potter. Sigma, $27 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Potter, a former U.K. television producer, recounts her frightening and sudden. The first portion of Patient H69 is a daily chronicle where Potter shares not only what is happening to her physically, but emotionally and mentally as well.

She openly admits not being ready to go home, fearing that if she is released from the hospital her current state will become permanent/5(17). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Patient H The Story of My Second Sight (Bloomsbury Sigma) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(16).

Patient H69 is a gripping human story, made all the more real by the unique response of one patient and the science she uncovers. About the Author Vanessa Potter was an award-winning broadcast producer in the London advertising industry before falling ill with a mysterious neurologic illness.

Vanessa, Patient H The first part of this book is by far stronger the second. it chronicles Vanessa’s career and family, and the sudden illness that. “Patient H69 reads like a thriller It is an extraordinary book. What begins as a surreal nightmare of decline becomes a rallying triumph of will and spirit.” – The Times “For once, the adjectives slathered on a Dramatic First-Person Journey (raw, candid, tragic, inspiring) are warranted.” – Times Higher Education Supplement.

Patient H69 reads like a thriller It is an extraordinary book. What begins as a surreal nightmare of decline becomes a rallying triumph of will and spirit.

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Enter PATIENT at the checkout to receive at 30% discount. It is available from amazon here as a kindle or audio book. At my behest, Bloomsbury have provided descriptions of all the images found in the book here. Patient H69 is a gripping human story, made all the more real by the unique response of one patient and the science she uncovers.

Vanessa Potter was an award-winning broadcast producer in the London advertising industry before falling ill with a mysterious neurologic illness.

After recovering her sight and mobility, she collaborated with Dr. Patient H69 The Story of My Second Sight By: Vanessa Potter. See larger image. Published: Format: Related Books. Patient H69 Vanessa Potter. 01 DecemberPaperback. $ Patient H69 Vanessa Potter. 01 JulyHardback. $ Patient H69. Her new book, “Patient H69,” tracks Potter’s progression from advertising producer to patient.

But her memoir shows how a medical ordeal also. Enter PATIENT at the checkout on to receive 30% off Patient H69 by Vanessa Potter. — About Patient H We see with our eyes right. Well, not exactly. Inover the course of 72 hours, Vanessa Potter dramatically lost her sight.

Going blind led Vanessa to turn science sleuth and reinvent herself as Patient H PATIENT H The Story of My Second Sight.

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Patient H69 is a gripping human story, made all the more real by the unique response of one patient and the science she uncovers. About the Author Vanessa Potter was an award-winning broadcast producer in the London advertising industry before falling ill. Patient H69 | InVanessa Potter, a married advertising film producer with two young children, was stricken by Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), a rare illness that resulted in sudden blindness and paralysis.

This mesmerising account tells the story of Patient H69 in her own words, based on these detailed diaries she kept during her time of blindness and through the scientific research that was to follow.

Having helped open windows into some areas of developmental neurobiology that were barely understood before, this gripping story is a testament to the resilience of the brain itself. Patient H69 reads like a thriller It is an extraordinary book. What begins as a surreal nightmare of decline becomes a rallying triumph of will and spirit.

* The Times * For once, the adjectives slathered on a Dramatic First-Person Journey (raw, candid, tragic, inspiring) are warranted. * Times Higher Education Supplement *Pages:   Patient H69 reads like a thriller It is an extraordinary book.

What begins as a surreal nightmare of decline becomes a rallying triumph of will and spirit. - The Times For once, the adjectives slathered on a Dramatic First-Person Journey (raw, candid, tragic, inspiring) are warranted. - Times Higher Education SupplementFormat: Paperback.

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Imagine how it would feel to one day wake up and find your vision descending swiftly into Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. Get this from a library!

Patient H The Story of My Second Sight. [Vanessa Potter] -- Imagine what it would be like to one day wake up and find that you were suddenly completely blind. This is what happened to Vanessa Potter. Her condition is unique. It has no name. Over the course of.Going blind led Vanessa to turn science sleuth, reinventing herself as Patient H69 to uncover the reality behind her unique condition.

With the help of a team of psychologists and neuroscientists, we follow her story as she learns the science of herself, making discoveries .Get this from a library! Patient H the story of my second sight. [Vanessa Potter] -- "InVanessa Potter, a married advertising film producer with two young children, was stricken by Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), a rare illness that resulted in sudden blindness.