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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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library 362.175 GAW 2014 (Text) 33892100534941 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 10/21/2014 Available -
Hood River County Library 362.175 GAW 2014 (Text) 33892100342097 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 01/07/2016 Checked out 06/13/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780805095159 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0805095152
  • Physical Description: print
    282 pages : illustrations ; 22cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • PublisherSSS: New York, New York : Metropolitan Books, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-277).
Formatted Contents Note: Activities of daily living -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Terminal care
Critical care medicine
Aging Physiological aspects
Quality of life
Search Results Showing Item 5 of 76 Preferred library: Sage Library System?

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