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The Resource The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center, Charles R. Morris

The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center, Charles R. Morris

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The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center
Title
The surgeons
Title remainder
life and death in a top heart center
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. Morris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tour of the heart surgery center at New York-Presbyterian Hospital shares dramatic accounts of heart transplants, the brutal daily regimen faced by trainees and surgeons, and the process through which doctors evaluate themselves, their colleagues, and new technologies
Biography type
contains biographical information
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266030
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Morris, Charles R
Dewey number
  • 617.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD598
LC item number
.M579 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WG 28
NLM item number
M875s 2007
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True
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  • Columbia University Medical Center
  • Heart
  • Heart surgeons
  • Columbia University Medical Center
  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Health Policy
Target audience
adult
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life and death in a top heart center
Label
The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center, Charles R. Morris
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0720/2007024227.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-299) and index
Contents
Fixing Mr. Goldfarb -- A very short history of heart surgery -- Artisans at work -- The most precious resource -- Erika's story -- School for heart surgeons -- The measurement problem -- The future of heart surgery -- Money -- Policy
Control code
ocn144568183
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 317 p.
Isbn
9780393065626
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007024227
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144568183
Label
The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center, Charles R. Morris
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0720/2007024227.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-299) and index
Contents
Fixing Mr. Goldfarb -- A very short history of heart surgery -- Artisans at work -- The most precious resource -- Erika's story -- School for heart surgeons -- The measurement problem -- The future of heart surgery -- Money -- Policy
Control code
ocn144568183
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 317 p.
Isbn
9780393065626
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007024227
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144568183

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