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Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end / Atul Gawande.

Gawande, Atul, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library LPNF 616.029 GAW (Text) 33187003857725 Large Print Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Garrett PL - Garrett LG 616.02 GAW (Text) 30010170742400 Nonfiction Checked out 11/03/2019
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [19707] ISLM R726.8.G39 2015 (Text) 00000105039309 Talking Books Large Type Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library LP 616.02 GAW (Text) 70743000144706 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello NF LP HEALTH AGING GAWANDE (Text) 37743002230755 NF HEALTH Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 362.175 GAWA (Text) 39231033039575 Large Print Collection Available -
Oxford PL - Oxford LGP 616.02 GAW (Text) 34045000410683 Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library LP 362.17 GAW (Text) 70621000208738 Adult - Large Print Nonfiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 362.175 GAW LARGE PRINT (Text) 50577011001589 Adult Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410478122
  • ISBN: 1410478122
  • Physical Description: 437 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Thorndike Press Large Print Basic."
Originally published: New York : Henry Holtt & Company, 2014.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-428).
Formatted Contents Note:
The independent self -- Things fall apart -- Dependence -- Assistance -- A better life -- Letting go -- Hard conversations -- Courage.
Summary, etc.:
Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill.
Subject: Terminal care.
Critical care medicine.
Aging > Physiological aspects.
Death > Attitudes.
Prognosis.
Quality of life.
Large type books.

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