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Author Morris, Charles R.

Title The surgeons : life and death in a top heart center / Charles R. Morris.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton, [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  617.092 MOR    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  617.0922 MOR    AVAILABLE
 Oglesby PLD Adult Non-Fiction - OGBB-3  617.09 MOR    AVAILABLE
 Streator PL Second Floor - SRBB-3  617.09 MOR    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 317 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fixing Mr. Goldfarb -- A very short history of heart surgery -- Artisans at work -- The most precious resource -- Erika's story -- School for heart surgeons -- The measurement problem -- The future of heart surgery -- Money -- Policy.
Subject Columbia University Medical Center.
Columbia University Medical Center.
Heart -- Surgery -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Heart surgeons -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Academic Medical Centers -- history -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
Thoracic Surgery -- history -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
Cardiac Surgical Procedures -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
Health Policy -- trends -- New York City -- Personal Narratives.
ISBN 9780393065626 hardcover
0393065626 hardcover

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