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The Resource Positive : one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system, Michael Saag, MD

Positive : one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system, Michael Saag, MD

Label
Positive : one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system
Title
Positive
Title remainder
one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system
Statement of responsibility
Michael Saag, MD
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Saag, an internationally known expert on the virus that causes AIDS, shares the story of his life, while shining a light on the dysfunctional US healthcare system, proposing optimistic yet realistic remedies drawn from his distinguished medical career
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DON
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saag, Michael S
Dewey number
  • 610/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
R154.S22
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saag, Michael S
  • Physicians
  • Medical care
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Autobiography
Target audience
adult
Label
Positive : one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system, Michael Saag, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 18
  • 4
  • Birmingham to Paris
  • 29
  • 5
  • 1917 Clinic
  • 49
  • 6
  • Faces
  • 59
  • 1
  • 7
  • Beyond the Clinic
  • 82
  • 8
  • A Bad Model
  • 100
  • 9
  • "... and Twelve hours."
  • 127
  • 10
  • Magical Thinking
  • Cyndie
  • 158
  • 11
  • "Because It Hurts"
  • 168
  • 12
  • One Step Up, Two Steps Back
  • 181
  • 13
  • Promised Land
  • 1
  • 203
  • 14
  • Woulda-Coulda-Shoulda
  • 212
  • 15
  • There Are No Words
  • 238
  • 16
  • Turning Success into Failure
  • 244
  • 2
  • 17
  • Politics and Birthdays
  • 264
  • 18
  • Dad
  • 287
  • 19
  • Chaos
  • 303
  • 20
  • Growing Up
  • Imagine
  • 324
  • 9
  • 3
  • That You, Pitt?
Control code
ocn859675437
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781626340640
Lccn
2013948287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B SA11 ; XX-AB ; es ; A13BP125.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 859675437
  • (Sirsi) 859675437
  • (OCoLC)859675437
Label
Positive : one doctor's personal encounters with death, life, and the US healthcare system, Michael Saag, MD
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 18
  • 4
  • Birmingham to Paris
  • 29
  • 5
  • 1917 Clinic
  • 49
  • 6
  • Faces
  • 59
  • 1
  • 7
  • Beyond the Clinic
  • 82
  • 8
  • A Bad Model
  • 100
  • 9
  • "... and Twelve hours."
  • 127
  • 10
  • Magical Thinking
  • Cyndie
  • 158
  • 11
  • "Because It Hurts"
  • 168
  • 12
  • One Step Up, Two Steps Back
  • 181
  • 13
  • Promised Land
  • 1
  • 203
  • 14
  • Woulda-Coulda-Shoulda
  • 212
  • 15
  • There Are No Words
  • 238
  • 16
  • Turning Success into Failure
  • 244
  • 2
  • 17
  • Politics and Birthdays
  • 264
  • 18
  • Dad
  • 287
  • 19
  • Chaos
  • 303
  • 20
  • Growing Up
  • Imagine
  • 324
  • 9
  • 3
  • That You, Pitt?
Control code
ocn859675437
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781626340640
Lccn
2013948287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B SA11 ; XX-AB ; es ; A13BP125.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 859675437
  • (Sirsi) 859675437
  • (OCoLC)859675437

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