Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End (Paperback)

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November 2014 Indie Next List

“Widely respected and honored physician Gawande addresses aging and end-of-life issues in his newest book. He notes that we treat sickness, aging, and mortality as medical concerns, but that the medical professions are poorly equipped to help with the issues of what makes the quality life significant. Gawande proposes that well-being should be the focus at the end of life and carefully illustrates how to approach this difficult subject. A gracefully written book of great importance.”
— Ann Carlson, Waterfront Books, Georgetown, SC

Product Details
ISBN: 9787213067792
ISBN-10: 7213067796
Publisher: Zhe Jiang Ren Min Chu Ban She/ Tsai Fong Book
Publication Date: July 1st, 2015
Pages: 248
Language: Chinese