Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

by Gawande, Atul
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ISBN: 9780312421700
Used - Trade Paperback - 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.

  • Format: TradePaperback
  • Author: Gawande, Atul
  • ISBN: 9780312421700
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 8.10 x 0.80
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • Publication Year: 2003

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