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Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Metropolitan Books
Publication date April 1, 2002
Pages 269
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780805063196
ISBN-10 0805063196
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Original list price $28.00
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Summary
Drawing from compelling true accounts of patients and doctors, a provocative examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur. 60,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
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Hardcover
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from Metropolitan Books (April 1, 2002)
9780805063196 | details & prices | 269 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $28.00
About: Drawing from compelling true accounts of patients and doctors, a provocative examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780312421700
 
Reprint edition from Picador USA (April 1, 2003)
9780312421700 | details & prices | 288 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.61 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Drawing from true accounts of patients and doctors, an examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur.
Miscellaneous
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from Metropolitan Books (April 1, 2003)
9781429972109 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $9.99
CD/Spoken Word
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With William David Griffith (other contributor) | Abridged edition from St Martins Pr (March 20, 2007)
9781427201515 | details & prices | 5.00 × 6.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Drawing from true accounts of patients and doctors, an examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur.
With William David Griffith (other contributor) | Abridged edition from St Martins Pr (March 1, 2003)
9781559278584 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $34.99
About: Drawing from compelling true accounts of patients and doctors, a provocative examination of the power and limits of modern medicine reveals a world where science is uncertain, information is limited, and deadly mistakes occur.

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