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Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2003

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.
  
  











  



  
Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2008

National Bestseller   The struggle to perform well is universal: each of us faces fatigue, limited resources, and imperfect abilities in whatever we do. But nowhere is this drive to do better more important than in medicine, where lives may be on the line with any decision.   Atul Gawande, the New York Times bestselling author of Complications, examines, in riveting accounts of medical failure and triumph, how success is achieved in ...
  
  











  



  
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
Atul Gawande, 2004
  
  











  



  
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2015

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 ...
  
  











  



  
The Best American Science Writing 2006
Atul Gawande

Harper Perennial, 2006

Together these twenty-one articles on a wide range of today's most leading topics in science, from Dennis Overbye, Jonathan Weiner, and Richard Preston, among others, represent the full spectrum of scientific inquiry, proving once again that "good science writing is evidently plentiful" ( American Scientist ).
  
  











  



  
Complications - A Surgeon's Notes On An Imperfect Science
Atul Gawande

Picador/Henry Holt, 2002

Complications : A Surgeons Notes on an Imperfect Science by Atul Gawande. Picador USA,2002
  
  











  



  
Better: A Surgeon's Notes On Performance
Atul Gawande

Profile Books Ltd, 2007
  
  











  



  
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2011

In his latest bestseller, Atul Gawande shows what the simple idea of the checklist reveals about the complexity of our lives and how we can deal with it. The modern world has given us stupendous know-how. Yet avoidable failures continue to plague us in health care, government, the law, the financial industry—in almost every realm of organized activity. And the reason is simple: the volume and complexity of knowledge today has exceeded our ...
  
  











  



  
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande

Metropolitan Books, 2014

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 ...
  
  











  



  
Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 1): Essential Surgery

World Bank Publications, 2015

At the turn of the millennium, the world experienced a dramatic increase in funding for global health programs. Competing demands for these resources meant that policymakers needed access to valid, evidence-based information on the costs and consequences of a broad range of health interventions. By providing systematic and comparable information about purchasing health in LMICs, Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, Second Edition ...
  
  











  



  
[Being Mortal Audiobook] Being Mortal:Being Mortal Audio CD
Atul Gawande, 2014

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 ...
  
  











  



  
By Atul Gawande Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End (Unabridged) [Audio CD]
Atul Gawande

Macmillan Audio, 2014

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 ...
  
  











  



  
The Checklist Manifesto:How to Get Things Right (Chinese Edition)
Atul Gawande

Zhejiang Peoples Publishing House, 2012

In riveting stories, Gawande takes us from Austria, where an emergency checklist saved a drowning victim who had spent half an hour underwater, to Michigan, where a cleanliness checklist in intensive care units virtually eliminated a type of deadly hospital infection. He explains how checklists actually work to prompt striking and immediate improvements. And he follows the checklist revolution into fields well beyond medicine, from disaster ...
  
  











  



  
Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance by Gawande, Atul (2007) Audio CD
Atul Gawande

Macmillan Audio, 1101

Edition: Unabridged
  
  











  



  
Faire ses armes (French Edition)

Moyen-Courrier, 2014

C’est toujours la même évidence qui s’impose : on ne forme pas de nouveaux médecins sans exposer les patients.
  
  











  



  
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right [Paperback] [2011] Reprint Ed. Atul Gawande
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2010
  
  











  



  
Gawande's Better A Surgeon's (Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande (Paperback - Jan. 22, ...
Atul Gawande

Picador, 2008
  
  











  



  
Guérir. Faillir (French Edition)

Moyen-Courrier, 2013

La pratique médicale est aussi sujette à l'erreur que n'importe quelle autre activité humaine et les dommages sont parfois lourds. Atul Gawande a rencontré des praticiens, des juristes et des patients qui comme lui ont dû se poser la question de la faillibilité et de la responsabilité.
  
  











  



  
Frist Edition Dec 2009 The Checklist Manifesto(How to Get Things Right)
Atul Gawande

Metropolitan Books, 2008
  
  











  



  
Better [Audiobook, CD, Unabridged] Publisher: Macmillan Audio; Unabridged edition
Atul Gawande, 2007
  
  











  








   



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