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The Uncertain Art

Thoughts on a Life in Medicine

by Sherwin B. Nuland

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Random House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Medical / General,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11586094M
    ISBN 101400064783
    ISBN 109781400064786

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The physician must not only be prepared to do what is right himself, but also to make the patient, the attendants, and the externals, cooperate.”–attributed to. The Uncertain Art: Thoughts on a Life in Medicine The Art of Aging: A Doctor's Prescription for Well-Being Nuland calls Islamic fundamentalism “a sickness of the soul,” and in the book.Gawande did pursue a career in surgery, and as a senior surgical resident wrote Complications, which elegantly probes medicine at the edges of technology, medicine as an uncertain art.

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