Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

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In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon Dr. Atul Gawande explores the power and the limits of medicine, offering an unflinching view from the scalpel's edge. Complications lays bare a science not in its idealized form but as it actually is-uncertain, perplexing, and profoundly human.Gently dismantling the myth of medical infallibility, Dr. Atul Gawande's Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science is essential reading for anyone involved in medicine--on either end of the stethoscope. Medical professionals ...

Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science 2007, Profile Books Ltd, London

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Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science 2002, Profile Books Ltd, London

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