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Memory lessons : a doctor's story

Author: Jerald Winakur
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A respected geriatrician examines the social and medical challenges of aging as experienced firsthand through the decline of his elderly father, a process throughout which the author struggled with feelings of helplessness in spite of his medical knowledge.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jerald Winakur; Jerald Winakur; Jerald Winakur
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerald Winakur
ISBN: 9781401303020 1401303021
OCLC Number: 297178235
Description: 287 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jerald Winakur.
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A respected geriatrician examines the social and medical challenges of aging as experienced firsthand through the decline of his elderly father, a process throughout which the author struggled with feelings of helplessness in spite of his medical knowledge.

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