Complications

Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

Computing & Internet , Science, Study & Work, Smart Thinking, Non-Fiction
Paperback Published on: 27/03/2008
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Synopsis

This is a stunningly well-written account of the life of a surgeon: what it is like to cut into people's bodies and the terrifying - literally life and death - decisions that have to be made.There are accounts of operations that go wrong; of doctors who go to the bad; why autopsies are necessary; what it feels like to insert your knife into someone.

  • Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781846681325
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Weight: 240g
  • Dimensions: 194 x 128 x 22 mm

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