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Do No Harm:Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
Marsh, Henry
(Paperback)

65% off list price of $16.00

Named a Notable Book of the Year by The New York Times Book Review and The Washington PostWhat is it like to be a brain surgeon? How does it feel to hold someone’s life in your hands, to cut into the stuff that creates thought, feeling and reason? How do you live with the consequences of perform...


Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
Aptowicz, Cristin O'Keefe
(Paperback)

61% off list price of $17.00

America in the early 1800s was an easy place to die, especially for those unlucky souls so severely deformed that medicine at the time literally classified them as monsters. Enter Thomas Dent Mütter, a brilliant and audacious young mid-nineteenth-century plastic surgeon who revolutionized America...


Back Rx
Vad, Vijay
(Softcover)

69% off list price of $18.00

As a physician specializing in treating athletes, Dr. Vijay Vad has spent years researching how to cure back pain using medical yoga and Pilates. Profiled in The Wall Street Journal, his program requires just fifteen minutes a day for eight weeks to restore flexibility and prevent future injuries...


Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations
Van De Laar, Arnold
(Hardcover)

67% off list price of $29.99

Surgeon Arnold van de Laar uses his own experience and expertise to tell this engrossing history of surgery through 28 famous operations - m Louis XIV and Einstein to JFK and Houdini.From the story of the desperate man from seventeenth-century Amsterdam who grimly cut a stone out of his own bladd...


Last Night in the OR: A Transplant Surgeon's Odyssey
Shaw, Bud
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $16.00

The 1980s marked a revolution in the field of organ transplants, and Bud Shaw, M.D., who studied under Tom Starzl in Pittsburgh, was on the front lines. Now retired from active practice, Dr. Shaw relays gripping moments of anguish and elation, frustration and reward, despair and hope in his strug...


Complete Guide To Symptoms, Illness & Surgery (Updated And Revised 6th Edition)
Griffith, H. Winter
(Paperback)

64% off list price of $30.00

The most trusted medical resource, now updated, expanded and revised For almost three decades, readers have turned to The Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness & Surgery for the most comprehensive and easy-to-use tool for diagnosing, understanding and seeking treatment for any illness—from t...


Second Suns: Two Trailblazing Doctors and Their Quest to Cure Blindness, One Pair of Eyes at a Time
Relin, David Oliver
(Softcover)

67% off list price of $16.95

Second Suns is the unforgettable true story of two very different doctors with a common mission: to rid the world of preventable blindness. Dr. Geoffrey Tabin was the high-achieving "bad boy" of his class at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Sanduk Ruit grew up in a remote village in the Himalayas, whe...


Brain Surgeon: A Doctor's Inspiring Encounters with Mortality and Miracles
Black, Keith
(Paperback)

76% off list price of $13.99

Welcome to tiger country: the treacherous territory where a single wrong move by a brain surgeon can devastate-or end-a patient's life. This is the terrain world-renowned neurosurgeon Keith Black, MD, enters every day to produce virtual medical miracles. Now, in BRAIN SURGEON, Dr. Black invites r...


The Cost of Cutting: A Surgeon Reveals the Truth Behind a Multibillion-Dollar Industry
Ruggieri, Paul A.
(Paperback)

72% off list price of $16.00

Why is surgery so expensive?   Surgeon Paul A. Ruggieri reveals little-known truths about his profession - and the hidden flaws of our healthcare system - in this compelling and troubling account of real patients, real doctors, and how money influences medical decisions behind the scenes. Ev...


The Match: Complete Strangers, a Miracle Face Transplant, Two Lives Transformed
Helfgot, Susan Whitman
(Paperback)

75% off list price of $17.99

Joseph Helfgot, the son of Holocaust survivors, worked his way from a Lower East Side tenement to create a successful Hollywood research company. But his heart was failing. After months of waiting for a heart transplant, he died during the operation. Hours after his death, his wife Susan was aske...


Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations
Van De Laar, Arnold
(Compact Disc)

66% off list price of $44.99

Surgeon Arnold van de Laar uses his own experience and expertise to tell this engrossing history of surgery through 28 famous operations - m Louis XIV and Einstein to JFK and Houdini.From the story of the desperate man from seventeenth-century Amsterdam who grimly cut a stone out of his own bladd...


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