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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

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#1 New York Times Bestseller In Being Mortal , bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. Nursing homes, preoccupied with safety, pin patients ...

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1427244235

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2017, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9781250076229

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2017, Large Print Press

ISBN-13: 9781594139246

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2017, Anchor Canada

ISBN-13: 9780385677028

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2015, Thorndike Press

ISBN-13: 9781410478122

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2015, Picador Paper

ISBN-13: 9781250081247

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2015, Zhe Jiang Ren Min Chu Ban She/ Tsai Fong Books

ISBN-13: 9787213067792

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2014, Metropolitan Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780805095159

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2014, MacMillan Audio, New York

ISBN-13: 9781427244239

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