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The first breath : how modern medicine saves the most fragile lives

Author: Olivia Gordon
Publisher: London : Bluebird, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What happens when pregnancy and the first few weeks of a baby's life don't go as planned? How have advances in modern medicine and perinatal genetics redefined our perceptions of what is possible?The First Breath by Olivia Gordon is a powerful medical memoir about the extraordinary fetal and neonatal medicine bringing today's babies into the world. Unveiling the intense patient-doctor relationship at work with every  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olivia Gordon
ISBN: 1509871179 9781509871179 9781509871186 1509871187
OCLC Number: 1079413511
Description: 353 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Olivia Gordon.

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A powerful medical memoir about the extraordinary fetal and neonatal medicine bringing a new generation of babies into the world.  Read more...

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This jaw-dropping story of medical discovery is interwoven with Gordon's own deeply moving story of her own experience as a new mother with a child in neonatal care. It conveys, brilliantly, the Read more...

 
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