By Atul Gawande
In gripping debts of real instances, health care provider Atul Gawande explores the facility and the bounds of medication, providing an unflinching view from the scalpel's side. issues lays naked a technological know-how no longer in its idealized shape yet because it really is―uncertain, puzzling, and profoundly human.
Complications is a 2002 nationwide ebook Award Finalist for Nonfiction.
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