Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science Atul Gawande

Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

Author: Atul Gawande
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Book Title
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
Author
Atul Gawande
ISBN
9780312421700
In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon 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. Complications is a 2002 National Book Award Finalist for Nonfiction.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Atul GawandePublisher: Picador USAPublished: 04/01/2003ISBN: 9780312421700Pages: 288Weight: 0.55lbsSize: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.80dReview Citations: BookPage 04/01/2003 pg. 25New York Times 04/13/2003 pg. 28Business Week 06/30/2003 pg. 22Booklist 01/01/2010 pg. 22

In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon 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.

Complications is a 2002 National Book Award Finalist for Nonfiction.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: Picador USA
Published: 04/01/2003
ISBN: 9780312421700
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.55lbs
Size: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.80d

Review Citations: BookPage 04/01/2003 pg. 25
New York Times 04/13/2003 pg. 28
Business Week 06/30/2003 pg. 22
Booklist 01/01/2010 pg. 22

In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon 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.

Complications is a 2002 National Book Award Finalist for Nonfiction.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: Picador USA
Published: 04/01/2003
ISBN: 9780312421700
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.55lbs
Size: 8.10h x 5.40w x 0.80d

Review Citations: BookPage 04/01/2003 pg. 25
New York Times 04/13/2003 pg. 28
Business Week 06/30/2003 pg. 22
Booklist 01/01/2010 pg. 22