Atul Gawande

Atul Gawande - Con cura. Diario di un medico deciso a fare meglio  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Karabas91 at April 21, 2018
Atul Gawande - Con cura. Diario di un medico deciso a fare meglio

Atul Gawande - Con cura. Diario di un medico deciso a fare meglio
Italian | 2018 | 242 pages | ASIN: B0795CW1TB | EPUB | 0,5 MB

Atul Gawande racconta la sua professione attraverso episodi minimi, come quello della vecchia signora ricoverata perché semplicemente "non si sentiva troppo bene" e che dovrà la vita solo alla coscienziosità del medico che la segue; o di massima gravità e urgenza, come quando si trova di fronte ai corpi dilaniati dalla guerra in Iraq. Ognuna delle tre parti del libro è dedicata alle condizioni fondamentali per il successo in medicina, in una professione nella quale si deve costantemente progredire, ci si deve affinare, perfezionare. Il primo requisito è la scrupolosità, la necessità di prestare sufficiente attenzione ai dettagli per evitare errori e superare gli ostacoli. Una virtù che sembra facile, ma che è in realtà diabolicamente difficile e Gawande lo dimostra con tre storie..

Atul Gawande - Essere mortale  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Karabas91 at May 21, 2017
Atul Gawande - Essere mortale

Atul Gawande - Essere mortale
Italian | 2016 | 263 pages | ISBN: 8806226703 | EPUB | 0,3 MB
Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals: How One Doctor's Checklist Can Help Us Change Health Care from the Inside Out (Repost)

Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals: How One Doctor's Checklist Can Help Us Change Health Care from the Inside Out By Peter Pronovost, Eric Vohr
2011 | 304 Pages | ISBN: 0452296862 | EPUB + PDF | 3 MB
Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing) Reprint

Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing and Publishing) by Jack Hart
English | 12 Oct. 2012 | ISBN: 0226318168 | 274 Pages | MOBI | 1.11 MB

Beyond the High Blue Air [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 25, 2018
Beyond the High Blue Air [Audiobook]

Beyond the High Blue Air [Audiobook] by Lu Spinney
English | August 15th, 2017 | ASIN: B074G58V3C, ISBN: 1538461692 | MP3@64 kbps | 8 hrs 10 mins | 225.02 MB
Narrator: Henrietta Meire

When Lu Spinney's 29-year-old son, Miles, flies up on his snowboard, "he knows he is not in control as he is taken by force up the ramp," writes his mother, "skewing sideways as his board clips the edge and then he is hurtling, spinning up, up into the free blue sky ahead…. " He lands hard on the ice and falls into a coma.

With the End in Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Jan. 30, 2018
With the End in Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial

With the End in Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial by Kathryn Mannix
English | January 16, 2018 | ISBN: 0316504483, 0008210888, 0008245592, ASIN: B073Q2FBS7 | AZW3 | 353 pages | 1 MB

How We Age: A Doctor's Journey into the Heart of Growing Old  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 31, 2017
How We Age: A Doctor's Journey into the Heart of Growing Old

How We Age: A Doctor's Journey into the Heart of Growing Old by Marc Agronin
English | February 1, 2011 | ISBN: 0306818531, 0738215589 | PDF | 320 pages | 1.1 MB
Your Heart is the Size of Your Fist: A Doctor Reflects on Ten Years at a Refugee Clinic

Your Heart is the Size of Your Fist: A Doctor Reflects on Ten Years at a Refugee Clinic by Martina Scholtens
English | September 26th, 2017 | ASIN: B074T4TF76, ISBN: 1927366682 | 224 Pages | EPUB | 0.96 MB

An absorbing and touching read, this collection of true stories is the first book by a Canadian doctor on the topic of refugee health.

In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 1, 2017
In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's

In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer's by Joseph Jebelli
English | October 31st, 2017 | ASIN: B01N36Z4DN, ISBN: 0316360791, 1473635748 | 285 Pages | EPUB | 3.41 MB

For readers of Atul Gawande, Siddhartha Mukherjee, and Henry Marsh, a riveting, gorgeously written biography of one of history's most fascinating and confounding diseases–Alzheimer's–from its discovery more than 100 years ago to today's race towards a cure.

The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at June 20, 2016
The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right

Atul Gawande, "The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right"
2010 | ISBN-10: 1846683130, 1846683149 | 224 pages | PDF | 4 MB