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The Resource Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande

Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande

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Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Title
Complications
Title remainder
a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Title variation
Complications
Title variation remainder
a surgeons notes on an imperfect science
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing from compelling true accounts of patients and doctors, a provocative examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur. 60,000 first printing
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
Biography type
autobiography
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155518
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
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Gawande, Atul
Dewey number
  • 617.092
  • 920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Surgeons
  • Surgery
Target audience
adult
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a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Label
Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande
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Publication
Note
"A Metropolitan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-264)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 269 p.
Isbn
9780312421700
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-6700
  • IG$in900117464
Label
Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande
Publication
Note
"A Metropolitan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-264)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 269 p.
Isbn
9780312421700
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-6700
  • IG$in900117464

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