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The Resource Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table, Stephen Westaby

Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table, Stephen Westaby

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Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table
Title
Open heart
Title remainder
a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Westaby
Title variation
Open heart
Title variation remainder
a cardiac surgeons stories of life and death on the operating table
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A veteran Oxford heart surgeon imparts the hard-won lessons of a life lived on the brink, sharing the stories of remarkable cases from his career while revealing why heart procedures have never become routine
Summary
A veteran Oxford heart surgeon imparts the hard-won lessons of a life lived on the brink, sharing the stories of remarkable cases from his career while revealing why heart procedures have never become routine
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10564952
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Westaby, Stephen
Dewey number
617.4/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Westaby, Stephen
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiologists
  • Heart
  • Heart surgeons
  • MEDICAL / Cardiology
  • MEDICAL / Clinical Medicine
  • MEDICAL / Physician & Patient
Target audience
adult
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a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table
Label
Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table, Stephen Westaby
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ether dome -- Humble beginnings -- Lord Brock's boots -- Township boy -- The girl with no name -- The man with two hearts -- Saving Julie's heart -- The black banana -- Domino heart -- Life on a battery -- Anna's story -- Mr. Clark -- Adrenaline rush -- Despair -- Double jeopardy -- Your life in their hands
Control code
1826336
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 287 pages
Isbn
9780465094837
Lccn
2016058151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780465094837
  • (OCoLC)958798479
Label
Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table, Stephen Westaby
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ether dome -- Humble beginnings -- Lord Brock's boots -- Township boy -- The girl with no name -- The man with two hearts -- Saving Julie's heart -- The black banana -- Domino heart -- Life on a battery -- Anna's story -- Mr. Clark -- Adrenaline rush -- Despair -- Double jeopardy -- Your life in their hands
Control code
1826336
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 287 pages
Isbn
9780465094837
Lccn
2016058151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780465094837
  • (OCoLC)958798479

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