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The Resource Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande

Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande

Label
Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Title
Complications
Title remainder
a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gawande, Atul
Dewey number
  • 617/.092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
RD27.35.G39
LC item number
A3 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surgeons
  • Surgery
Target audience
adult
Label
Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Several of these pieces have appeared, in slightly different form, in the New Yorker and Slate"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Fallibility: Education of a knife -- The computer and the hernia factory -- When doctors make mistakes -- Nine thousand surgeons -- When good doctors go bad -- Pt. 2. Mystery: Full moon Friday the thirteenth -- The pain perplex -- A queasy feeling -- Crimson tide -- The man who couldn't stop eating -- Pt. 3. Uncertainty: Final cut -- The dead baby mystery -- Whose body is it anyway? -- The case of the red leg
Control code
ocm48383609
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 269 pages
Isbn
9780805063196
Lccn
2001055884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
617.092 G248 ; P ; XX-N ; REV6-02BT1 ; NX0702MB.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48383609
  • (Sirsi)717935
Label
Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Atul Gawande
Publication
Note
"Several of these pieces have appeared, in slightly different form, in the New Yorker and Slate"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Fallibility: Education of a knife -- The computer and the hernia factory -- When doctors make mistakes -- Nine thousand surgeons -- When good doctors go bad -- Pt. 2. Mystery: Full moon Friday the thirteenth -- The pain perplex -- A queasy feeling -- Crimson tide -- The man who couldn't stop eating -- Pt. 3. Uncertainty: Final cut -- The dead baby mystery -- Whose body is it anyway? -- The case of the red leg
Control code
ocm48383609
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 269 pages
Isbn
9780805063196
Lccn
2001055884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
617.092 G248 ; P ; XX-N ; REV6-02BT1 ; NX0702MB.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48383609
  • (Sirsi)717935

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