Being mortal [kit] : medicine and what matters in the end / Atul Gawande.
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Summary:Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Part||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION KIT 362.175 GAW (Text)||8 VOLUMES||33892100305391||Adult Book Discussion Kits||Book Club Kits||None||01/05/2016||Available||-|
- Physical Description: Volumes (282 pages: illustrations; 22cm) ; in container + 3 laminated sheets of discussion questions.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Metropolitan Books, 2014.
- Copyright: ©2014
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-277).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Activities of daily living -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage.
Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill.
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