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

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

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Being mortal : illness, medicine and what matters in the end
Title
Being mortal
Title remainder
illness, medicine and what matters in the end
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Title variation
Illness, medicine and what matters in the end
Creator
Author
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
APLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gawande, Atul
Dewey number
362.175
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Critical care medicine
  • Terminal care
  • Quality of life
  • Palliative treatment
  • Ageing
Label
Being mortal : illness, medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
The independent self -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Control code
000053438943
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9781781253946
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)891600927
Label
Being mortal : illness, medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
The independent self -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
Control code
000053438943
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9781781253946
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)891600927

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