From the international bestselling author of Better, Complications and The Checklist Manifesto, a revolutionary and emotionally searing account of death, dying and medicine.
Atul Gawande is a surgeon, writer and public health researcher. He practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. He is also Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health. He writes regularly for the New Yorker, and is the author of Better (9781861976574), Complications (9781846681325) and The Checklist Manifesto (9781846683145).
Praise for Atul Gawande: 'All will learn something of value from
this infinitely wise and humane surgeon * Daily Mail *
I don't know if Atul Gawande was born to be a surgeon - I very much suspect so - but he was certainly born to write -- Bill Bryson
Gawande is a gorgeous writer and storyteller -- Malcolm Gladwell