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When breath becomes air

When breath becomes air

Kalanithi, Paul

You are a young neurosurgeon. You have completed 11 years of training. You are devoted to your work and on the brink of a wonderful career. Then you are diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. 'When Breath Becomes Air' is an unforgettable reflection on the practice of medicine and the relationship between doctor and patient, from a gifted writer who became both

Book. English.
Published London: The Bodley Head, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: Paul Kalanithi ; foreword by Abraham Verghese
ISBN: 1847923674, 9781847923677
Physical Description: xix, 228 pages ; 21 cm
Subject: Physician and patient.; Kalanithi, Paul Health.; Kalanithi, Paul Career in medicine.; Lungs Cancer Patients United States.; Health and Fitness.; Health and Wellbeing.; Nervous system Surgery.