Louisville Medicine Volume 62, Issue 8 - Page 23

BOOK REVIEW THE PORTABLE MEDICAL MENTOR: TRAINING SUCCESS Larry D. Florman, MD Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, 2015 Reviewed by M. Saleem Seyal, MD, FACC, FACP I n 2005, Dr. Larry Florman authored his first book on the subject of mentoring the new medical trainees in surgery entitled “ The Portable Surgical Mentor: A Handbook of Protocol for Interns and Residents in Surgery” that was primarily addressed to surgical residents. The successor to the first book, published almost a decade later, broadens the scope and is an expanded and improved version that addresses the specific needs of medical students who then embark on their postgraduate education in various specialties and subsp