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

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

Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
Title
Being mortal
Title remainder
medicine and what matters in the end
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A prominent surgeon argues against modern medical practices that extend life at the expense of quality of life while isolating the dying, outlining suggestions for freer, more fulfilling approaches to death that enable more dignified and comfortable choices. By the author of The Checklist Manifesto. (social science)
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.02/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.G39 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Thorndike Press large print basic"
  • Originally published: New York : Henry Holtt & Company, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-428)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
437 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478122
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014048602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn899228974
  • 698499
Label
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Thorndike Press large print basic"
  • Originally published: New York : Henry Holtt & Company, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-428)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
437 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410478122
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014048602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn899228974
  • 698499

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