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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

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Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
Title
Being mortal
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medicine and what matters in the end
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Atul Gawande
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Title
Being mortal
Creator
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
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Tone
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Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2014.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
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Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.17
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 310
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Target audience
adult
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Atul Gawande
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Medicine and what matters in the end
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
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Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end, Atul Gawande
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Activities of daily living -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage
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ocn879416935
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Dimensions
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780805095159
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014017442

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