Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance

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The struggle to perform well is universal, but nowhere is this drive to do better more important than in medicine. In his new book, Atul Gawande explores grippingly how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable. His vivid stories take us to battlefield surgical tents in Iraq, to a polio outbreak in India, and to malpractice courtrooms around the country. He discusses the ethical dilemmas of doctors' participation in lethal ...

Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2010, Hua Wen Chu Ban She

ISBN-13: 9787507532784

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Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2008, Picador USA, New York, NY

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Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2008, Profile Books Ltd, London

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Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2007, Metropolitan Books

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Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2007, MacMillan Audio, New York, NY

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Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance 2007, Penguin Books India, New Delhi

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