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The Resource Cheating death : the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds, Sanjay Gupta ; with research by Caleb Hellerman

Cheating death : the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds, Sanjay Gupta ; with research by Caleb Hellerman

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Cheating death : the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds
Title
Cheating death
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the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds
Statement of responsibility
Sanjay Gupta ; with research by Caleb Hellerman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this riveting book, Dr. Sanjay Gupta--neurosurgeon, chief medical correspondent for CNN, and bestselling author--chronicles the almost unbelievable science that has made seemingly miraculous recoveries possible--from experiments with therapeutic hypothermia to save comatose stroke or heart attack victims to lifesaving operations in utero to the study of animal hibernation to help wounded soldiers on far-off battlefields
Summary
The CNN doctor documents emerging scientific technologies and understandings by doctors to explain how patients with conditions that were once considered terminal are able to lead healthy and productive lives, drawing on case files of unprecedented recoveries
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Writing style
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326842
Cataloging source
JBO
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Gupta, Sanjay
Dewey number
616.02/5
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Resuscitation
  • Death, Apparent
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds
Label
Cheating death : the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds, Sanjay Gupta ; with research by Caleb Hellerman
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Publication
Contents
Ice doctors -- A heart-stopping moment -- Suspend disbelief -- Beyond death -- What lies beneath -- Cheating death in the womb -- What is a miracle? -- Another day
Control code
ocn449946475
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
xx, 391 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780446558006
Isbn Type
(lg. print)
System control number
(OCoLC)449946475
Label
Cheating death : the doctors and medical miracles that are saving lives against all odds, Sanjay Gupta ; with research by Caleb Hellerman
Publication
Contents
Ice doctors -- A heart-stopping moment -- Suspend disbelief -- Beyond death -- What lies beneath -- Cheating death in the womb -- What is a miracle? -- Another day
Control code
ocn449946475
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
xx, 391 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780446558006
Isbn Type
(lg. print)
System control number
(OCoLC)449946475

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