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            Everything That Makes Us Human: Case Notes of a Children's Brain Surgeon
             

            Everything That Makes Us Human: Case Notes of a Children's Brain Surgeon (Hardback)

            By Jayamohan, Jay

            • RRP: $54.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Jay Jayamohan makes life and death decisions on a daily basis. That's because he's a Consultant Paediatric Neurosurgeon in a busy Oxford hospital. This is his poignant, heart-breaking, funny, harrowing and unflinchingly human memoir.

            ISBN 9781789291407
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
            Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Invention of Surgery
             

            The Invention of Surgery (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Schneider, David

            • RRP: $37.99
            • $29.63
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            • Pub Date
              25 Aug 20

            A fascinating history of the practice of surgery from one of the leading figures in the field, chronicling centuries of scientific breakthroughs by the discipline's most dynamic, pioneering doctors.

            ISBN 9781529362244
            Released NZ 25 Aug 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Invention of Surgery
             

            The Invention of Surgery (Hardback)

            By Schneider, David

            • RRP: $60.00
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            • Pub Date
              27 Oct 20

            A fascinating history of the practice of surgery from one of the leading figures in the field, chronicling centuries of scientific breakthroughs by the discipline's most dynamic, pioneering doctors.

            ISBN 9781529362237
            Released NZ 27 Oct 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery

            Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery (Paperback)

            By Marsh, Henry

            • RRP: $27.99
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            An astonishingly candid insight into the life and work of a modern neurosurgeon - its triumphs and disasters. A SUNDAY TIMES bestseller, and longlisted for the GUARDIAN FIRST BOOK AWARD and the SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION.

            ISBN 9781780225920
            Released NZ 28 Oct 2014
            Publisher Orion Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            When Breath Becomes Air
              

            When Breath Becomes Air (EPUB ebook)

            By Kalanithi, Paul

            What makes a virtuous and meaningful life? The author believed that the answer lay in medicine's most demanding specialization, neurosurgery. In this book, the auhor reflects on the practice of medicine and the relationship between doctor and patient.

            ISBN 9781473523494
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            Language en
            Released NZ 4 Feb 2016
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Language (English)
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            Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon
             

            The Knife's Edge: The Heart and Mind of a Cardiac Surgeon (Paperback)

            By Westaby, Stephen

            • RRP: $29.94
            • $29.94
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            A TIMES BEST BOOK OF 2019 An intimate and compelling exploration into the unique psyche of the heart surgeon, by one of the profession's most eminent figures.

            ISBN 9780008285791
            Released NZ 5 Feb 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            When Breath Becomes Air

            When Breath Becomes Air (Paperback)

            By Kalanithi, Paul

            • RRP: $26.00
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            At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, the next he was a patient struggling to live. This book tells his story.

            ISBN 9781784701994
            Released NZ 3 Jan 2017
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Going Back: How a former refugee, now an internationally acclaimed surgeon, returned to Iraq to change the lives of injured soldiers and civilians
             

            Going Back: How a former refugee, now an internationally acclaimed surgeon, returned to Iraq to change the lives of injured soldiers and civilians (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Muderis, Dr Munjed Al; Weaver, Patrick

            • RRP: $36.99
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            Munjed's new book is once more a journey, but this time in taking him across the world on a quest to save others rather than himself.

            ISBN 9781760633165
            Published NZ 8 Mar 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            Gifted Hands 20th Anniversary Edition: The Ben Carson Story
             

            Gifted Hands 20th Anniversary Edition: The Ben Carson Story (EPUB ebook – Anniversary Edition)

            By Carson, M. D., Ben

            The inspiring story of Ben Carson, M.D. takes readers into the life of an inner-city youngster who rose above his circumstances to become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University Hospital.

            ISBN 9780310334446
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            Language en
            Released NZ 19 Apr 2011
            Publisher Zondervan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain

            Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain (Paperback)

            By Jandial, Rahul

            • RRP: $26.00
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            **THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER** 'You're amazing I could talk to you (Rahul) all day' Chris Evans 'This is a gripping new book' The Times World-leading neuroscientist and neurosurgeon Dr Rahul Jandial draws on his years of work with patients suffering from the most extreme cases o...f brain damage, disorders and illnesses to reveal what they can tell us about the science of the mind. From a languages teacher who has to choose whether to lose her ability to speak Spanish or English after brain surgery, to a former TV exec, now homeless, who discovers that his life-altering despondency is the result of a tumour, to a fainting teen who learns that deep breathing can mean the difference between life or death, these stories uncover the secret workings of the brain. Blending cutting-edge research and beautiful storytelling, Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon is a vital resource on the best ways to boost your memory, control stress and emotions, minimize pain, unleash your creativity, raise smart kids and reduce the risk of Alzheimer's. This is a deeply practical and readable book, which will take you on an expedition through the anatomy of the most fascinating - and mysterious - of organs.
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            ISBN 9780241338704
            Released NZ 2 Jun 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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