Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Wellcome) Posted on August 21, 2017August 21, 2017 by admin Being Mortal Being Mortal Author : Atul Gawande | Pub Date: 2014-10-16 | Publisher : Profile Books ISBN 10 : 9781847657862 ISBN 13 : 1847657869 For most of human history, death was a common, ever-present possibility. It didn't matter whether you were five or fifty - every day was a roll of the dice. But now, as medical adv.. Complications Author : Atul Gawande | Pub Date: 2010-07-09 | Publisher : Profile Books ISBN 10 : 9781847651242 ISBN 13 : 1847651240 The international bestseller from the author of Being Mortal In these gripping accounts of true cases, bestselling author Atul Gawande performs exploratory surgery on medicine itse.. Better Author : Atul Gawande | Pub Date: 2010-07-09 | Publisher : Profile Books ISBN 10 : 9781847651235 ISBN 13 : 1847651232 The struggle to perform well is universal, but nowhere is this drive to do better more important than in medicine. In his new book, Atul Gawande explores how doctors strive to clos.. Adventures In Human Being Author : Gavin Francis | Pub Date: 2015-04-30 | Publisher : Profile Books ISBN 10 : 9781782831044 ISBN 13 : 1782831045 Sunday Times bestseller We have a lifetime's association with our bodies, but for many of us they remain uncharted territory. In Adventures in Human Being, Gavin Francis leads the .. Things That Matter Author : David Galler | Pub Date: 2016-07-27 | Publisher : Allen & Unwin ISBN 10 : 9781952533693 ISBN 13 : 1952533694 'David Galler also shows rare courage in weaving his own, personal stories into his teaching about the technologies of care. This book will equally deepen the awareness of clinicia.. The Checklist Manifesto Author : Atul Gawande | Pub Date: 2010-07-09 | Publisher : Profile Books ISBN 10 : 9781847651877 ISBN 13 : 1847651879 Today we find ourselves in possession of stupendous know-how, which we willingly place in the hands of the most highly skilled people. But avoidable failures are common, and the re.. Hippocrates Shadow Author : David H. Newman | Pub Date: 2008-09-09 | Publisher : Simon and Schuster ISBN 10 : 9781416580294 ISBN 13 : 1416580298 Everyone knows of the Hippocratic Oath, the famous invocation sworn by all neophyte physicians. But most don't realize that the father of modern medicine was an avid listener and a..