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The Resource Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande

Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande

Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
Title
Being mortal
Title remainder
medicine and what matters in the end
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gawande, Atul
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Critical care medicine
  • Aging
  • Quality of life
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The independent self -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
282 p.
Isbn
9780805095159
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014017442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879416935
  • (OCoLC)ocn879416935
  • 663418
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The independent self -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
282 p.
Isbn
9780805095159
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014017442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879416935
  • (OCoLC)ocn879416935
  • 663418

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