The Resource Being Mortal, (dvd)

Being Mortal, (dvd)

Label
Being Mortal
Title
Being Mortal
Statement of responsibility
Atul Gawande
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frontline teams up with writer and surgeon Atul Gawande to examine how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors, including himself, struggle to talk honestly and openly
Title
Being mortal
Creator
Summary
A prominent surgeon argues against modern medical practices that extend life at the expense of quality of life while isolating the dying, outlining suggestions for freer, more fulfilling approaches to death that enable more dignified and comfortable choices
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice 2014
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
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10358432
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
362.175
Index
index present
Language note
English audio; English subtitles
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Runtime
60
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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medicine and what matters in the end
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medicine and what matters in the end
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Atul Gawande
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Medicine and what matters in the end
Label
Being Mortal, (dvd)
Publication
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Control code
MWT11269802
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9781627893022
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
904562938
Other control number
841887024310
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11269802
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.b14226224
System details
DVD

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