‘This week in #graphicmedicine’ highlights relevant articles (and sometimes tweets) about comics in medicine published during a the week (Saturday – Friday). Articles are typically presented without commentary, with credit given to those who flagged them up where possible. So without further ado…

Articles & More… 

Book Review: Book Review: Wrinkles via @GraphicMedicine

Book Review: Book Review: Ghosts via @GraphicMedicine

Book Review: Review: At War with Yourself: A Comic about Post-Traumatic Stress and the Military by Samuel C. Williams via @ComicBomb

Book Review: Massachusetts Reviews: Aliceheimer’s via @PSUPress

Book Review: Veripathy – Andy Poyiadgi’s Tales of Future Tech Provide Incisive Insights into the Human Condition via @AndyWPOliver

Book Review: The Life’s Journey of the Phone-Sex Operator

Book Release: La Différence Invisible – via @ComicsGrid

Podcast: Using Comics To Reflect On The Complexities Of Being A Surgeon via @Eveantium

Webcomic: Embarrassment via  @GrantDraws

Webcomic: Becoming of Age via @NicolaStreeten

Webcomic: How to be perfectly unhappy via @Oatmeal

Webcomic:  Oh Joy Sex Toy – Paragard IUD via @ErikaMoen

Webcomic: Talking rubbish about the junior doctors strike – cartoon via @TheBadDr

Webcomic: Martin Rowson on the junior doctors’ strike – cartoon

Webcomic: Inmates Are Planning The Largest Prison Strike in US History via @TheNib

Webcomic: Mental Health Break via @TheNib

Webcomic: EpiPens: Poverty Injection From the Free Market via @TheNib

Webcomic: A Few Facts About the 2016 Paralympics in Rio via @TheNib

Scholarly: Annals Graphic Medicine – Judgment Call via @AnnalsofIM (created by @SharonComics)

‘Antibiotic Apocalypse’ With Image’s SURGEON X

Prostate cancer comics – the new way to inform men

See also: Advanced Prostate Cancer Explained

HOAX: Our Right to Hope – via @ErnestoPriego

The Demise of Dangerous Deductibles and the Dawn of the High-Value Health Plan via @cbonac

Arts Health Network Canada – Snapshot: Sean Muir via @utSCOPElab

Nuclear Neighbors – How does a coastal nuclear plant affect the sea life and communities that surround it?

13 Graphic Novels About the Real World via @ComicsGrid

Medical Humanities Writers needed (Call for reviewers/writers)

Bibliography for Raised on Ritalin via @TylerPage

Dad’s Heartbreaking Sketch Illustrates The Pain Of Miscarriage via @artshealthca



Some great stuff this week! Did I miss something? Let me know in the comments below or tweet @NoetheMatt! Until next time…