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            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon

            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon (Hardback)

            By Westaby, Stephen

            • RRP: $45.00
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            An intimate and compelling exploration into the unique psyche of the heart surgeon, by one of the profession's most eminent figures.

            ISBN 9780008285777
            Released NZ 18 Mar 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Invention of Surgery: A History of Modern Medicine: From the Renaissance to the Implant Revolution
             

            The Invention of Surgery: A History of Modern Medicine: From the Renaissance to the Implant Revolution (Hardback)

            By Schneider, David

            • RRP: $51.99
            • $51.99
            • Pub Date
              24 Mar 20

            A fascinating history of the practice of surgery from one of the leading figures in the field, chronicling centuries of scientific breakthroughs by the discipline's most dynamic, pioneering doctors.

            ISBN 9781643133164
            Released NZ 24 Mar 2020
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon
             

            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon (Paperback)

            By Westaby, Stephen

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $19.99
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            A TIMES BEST BOOK OF 2019 An intimate and compelling exploration into the unique psyche of the heart surgeon, by one of the profession's most eminent figures.

            ISBN 9780008285791
            Released NZ 5 Feb 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Walking Free
              

            Walking Free (EPUB ebook)

            By Al Muderis, Munjed; Weaver, Patrick

            One man's phenomenal tale of escaping a death sentence in Iraq, surviving the Australian Refugee system and becoming a pioneering surgeon at the forefront of Orthopaedic medicine.

            ISBN 9781743437254
            Available in EPUB
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            Language en
            Published NZ 24 Sep 2014
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Loan Credits 52
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            How Death Becomes Life: Notes from a Transplant Surgeon
             

            How Death Becomes Life: Notes from a Transplant Surgeon (Hardback, Main)

            By Mezrich, Joshua

            • Imp. $54.99
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            A beautifully written and compelling memoir of a largely unexplored area of medicine: transplant surgery.

            ISBN 9781786498861
            Released NZ 6 Jun 2019
            Publisher Atlantic Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            When Breath Becomes Air

            When Breath Becomes Air (Paperback)

            By Kalanithi, Paul

            • RRP: $26.00
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            At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, the next he was a patient struggling to live. This book tells his story.

            ISBN 9781784701994
            Released NZ 3 Jan 2017
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            When the Air Hits Your Brain: Tales from Neurosurgery
              

            When the Air Hits Your Brain: Tales from Neurosurgery (Paperback)

            By Vertosick, Frank, Jr.

            • RRP: $30.99
            • $30.99
            • Internationally sourced

            Chronicles the author's evolution from naive and ambitious young houseman to world-class neurosurgeon. This book describes some of the challenges of the author's career, including a six-week-old infant with a tumour in her brain, a young man struck down in his prime by paraplegia... and a clergyman with a.22-caliber bullet lodged in his skull.
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            ISBN 9780393330496
            Released NZ 17 Mar 2008
            Publisher WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age General Audience
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            When Breath Becomes Air
              

            When Breath Becomes Air (EPUB ebook)

            By Kalanithi, Paul

            What makes a virtuous and meaningful life? The author believed that the answer lay in medicine's most demanding specialization, neurosurgery. In this book, the auhor reflects on the practice of medicine and the relationship between doctor and patient.

            ISBN 9781473523494
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            Language en
            Released NZ 4 Feb 2016
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Language (English)
            Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
            Loan Credits 36
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            Yoga Therapy for Arthritis: A Whole-Person Approach to Movement and Lifestyle

            Yoga Therapy for Arthritis: A Whole-Person Approach to Movement and Lifestyle (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Moonaz, Dr Steffany; Byron, Erin; Foreword by Md, Dr. Clifton O. Bingham III,

            • RRP: $72.99
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            Arthritis limits physical mobility while also impacting energy and mental health. Focussing on mental practice and physical postures for a whole-person approach, this guide will support yoga teachers, therapists and health professionals in working with individuals to live differe...ntly with arthritis, as well as those individuals themselves.
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            ISBN 9781848193451
            Released NZ 15 Dec 2018
            Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
             

            Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance (Paperback, Main)

            By Gawande, Atul

            • RRP: $32.50
            • $26.00
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            Explores how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable. This book discusses the ethical dilemmas of doctors' participation in lethal injections and examines the influence of money on mo...dern medicine.
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            ISBN 9781861976574
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2008
            Publisher Profile Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (English)
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