A Surgeon's Notes on An Imperfect ScienceBook - 2002
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.
RD27.35.G39 A3 2002
From Library Staff
One of the most popular physician authors out there, Gawande works at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.