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Large print:Do no harm : stories of life, death and brain surgery.:2015 Do no harm : stories of life, death and brain surgery.
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Author: Marsh, Henry.
Publication year: 2015
Language: English
Media class: Large print
Classification: 617.481
Publisher: W F Howes , 2015.
ISBN: 1471297330 9781471297335 (pbk): 19.50
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Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
What is it really like to be a brain surgeon, to hold someone's life in your hands, to drill down into the stuff that creates thought, feeling and reason? How do you live with the consequences of performing a potentially life-saving operation when it all goes wrong? In this powerful, gripping and brutally honest account, one of the country's top neurosurgeons reveals what it is to play god in the face of the life-and-death situations he encounters daily. Henry Marsh gives a rare insight into the intense drama of the operating theatre, the chaos and confusion of a modern hospital, the exquisite complexity of the human brain, and the blunt instrument that is surgeon's knife by comparison.
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Author: Marsh, Henry.
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Hardback:Do no harm : stories of life, death and brain surgery.:2014.
Author: Marsh, Henry.
Year 2014.
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson,
Resource type: Physical
x, 278 pages.
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Absolutely brilliant book by an obviously brilliant surgeon - not surprised it is on the Best Seller
02/06/14
souxie
Doncaster
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