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First, do no harm

Author: Lisa Belkin
Publisher: New York : Fawcett Crest, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Ballantine books edView all editions and formats
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"What is life worth? And what is a life worth living? At a time when America faces vital choices about the future of its health care, former New York Times correspondent Lisa Belkin takes a powerful and poignant look at the inner workings of Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas, telling the remarkable, real-life stories of the doctors, patients, families, and hospital administrators who must ask--and ultimately  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Belkin
ISBN: 044922290X 9780449222904
OCLC Number: 30106964
Notes: Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1993.
Description: 353 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Belkin.

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"What is life worth? And what is a life worth living? At a time when America faces vital choices about the future of its health care, former New York Times correspondent Lisa Belkin takes a powerful and poignant look at the inner workings of Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas, telling the remarkable, real-life stories of the doctors, patients, families, and hospital administrators who must ask--and ultimately answer--the most profound and heart-rendng questions about life and death."--Publisher description.

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