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The Surgeons free pdf "Insightful and filled with verve...electrifying."--"Wall Street Journal" Hailed as "an astute book of enormous importance" (Sherwin Nuland), "The Surgeons" follows the team at one of the world's premier cardiac surgery and transplant centers. Given unprecedented access, Charles R. Morris recounts in thrilling detail a late-night against-the-clock "harvest run" to secure a precious transplantable organ, the heartbreaking story of a child's failed transplant, and more. Along the way, Morris reflects on how doctors really think, rising health care costs, and the future of health care in America.

About Charles R. Morris

Charles R. Morris, the author of The Trillion Dollar Meltdown, The Tycoons, and The Cost of Good Intentions, has written for the New York Times and The Atlantic, among other publications. He lives in New York City.

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Author : Charles R. Morris
Publisher : WW Norton
Data Published : 24 December 2008
ISBN : 0393334007
EAN : 9780393334005
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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