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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, 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.


Atul Gawande

Antoni bosch, 2010


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 ...


Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science [Audiobook]
Atul Gawande (Audio CD)

Abridged Edition, 2005

In vivid 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.


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 ...


The Checklist Manifesto
Atul Gawande



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

Picador, 2008


Better: A Surgeon's Notes On Performance
Atul Gawande

Profile Books Ltd, 2007


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 ...


The New Yorker Festival: Medical Breakthroughs: The New Frontier, ...

The New Yorker, 2006

This panel discussion on medical breakthroughs was recorded live at the 2006 New Yorker Festival in New York City. J. Michael Bishop won, with Harold E. Varmus, the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1989 for their work on retroviral oncogenes. He is the chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco, and the director of the university's G. W. Hooper Foundation, which studies human disease. His recent research has focused on ...


El efecto checklist
Atul Gawande

Editorial Antoni Bosch, 1900


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


The Best American Science Writing 2000 (Four Audiocassettes)
James Gleick

HarperAudio, 2000

Meticulously selected by bestselling author James Gleick, Harper Audio presents a steller collection of essays written by some of the most brilliant writers and thinkers of our time -- each one read by its creator. Many of these cutting-edge essays offer glimpses of our new realms of discovery and thought, exploring territory that is unfimiliar to most of us or finding the unexpected in the midst of the familiar.This diverse, stimulating, and ...


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

Metropolitan Books, 2008


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 ...


Die Schere im Bauch
Atul Gawande

btb Taschenbuch, 2010


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


Mejor Notas cirujano sobre cómo rendir mejor
Atul Gawande

Antoni Bosch Editor, S.A., 2009


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



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