Complications : A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science, Paperback Book

Complications : A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science Paperback



This is a stunningly well-written account of the life of a surgeon: what it is like to cut into people's bodies and the terrifying - literally life and death - decisions that have to be made.There are accounts of operations that go wrong; of doctors who go to the bad; why autopsies are necessary; what it feels like to insert your knife into someone.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
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  • Category: Autobiography: general
  • ISBN: 9781846681325



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