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Open heart : a cardiac surgeon's stories of life and death on the operating table / Stephen Westaby.

Westaby, Stephen, (author.).

Available copies

  • 5 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
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 617.412 WESTABY (Text) 37500004421620 New Items Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 617.412 W516 (Text) 76383000451163 Adult New Shelf, NF Checked out 10/05/2017
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 617.412 WEST (Text) 39391100294949 Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library LEASED 617.4 WES (Text) 30477101060121 Adult: New Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 617.412 WES (Text) 34330513133604 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 617.4 WES (Text) 72436000120980 Adult nonfiction Checked out 10/12/2017
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 617.412 Westaby (Text) 31208912516863 new non-fiction Checked out 09/30/2017
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 617.4 WES (Text) 50577011075278 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 617.412 WESTABY (Text) 33946003235384 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 10/01/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780465094837
  • ISBN: 046509483X
  • Physical Description: x, 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The ether dome -- Humble beginnings -- Lord Brock's boots -- Township boy -- The girl with no name -- The man with two hearts -- Saving Julie's heart -- The black banana -- Domino heart -- Life on a battery -- Anna's story -- Mr Clark -- Adrenaline rush -- Double jeopardy -- Your life in their hands.
Summary, etc.: A veteran Oxford heart surgeon imparts the hard-won lessons of a life lived on the brink, sharing the stories of remarkable cases from his career while revealing why heart procedures have never become routine.
Subject: Westaby, Stephen.
Heart > Surgery > Anecdotes.
Heart surgeons > United States > Biography.
Cardiac Surgical Procedures.
Cardiologists.
Genre: Personal Narratives.

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