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The Resource When death becomes life : notes from a transplant surgeon, Joshua D. Mezrich, MD

When death becomes life : notes from a transplant surgeon, Joshua D. Mezrich, MD

Label
When death becomes life : notes from a transplant surgeon
Title
When death becomes life
Title remainder
notes from a transplant surgeon
Statement of responsibility
Joshua D. Mezrich, MD
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surgeon Joshua D. Mezrich takes us inside the operating room to unlock the process of transplant surgery, a delicate, intense ballet requiring precise timing, breathtaking skill, and at times, creative improvisation. Mezrich examines centuries of medical breakthroughs, connecting this history with the stories of his patients and the ethical debates surrounding organ transplantation
Cataloging source
BLACP
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Mezrich, Joshua D
Dewey number
617.9/54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RD120.75
LC item number
M49 2019ab
Literary text for sound recordings
memoirs
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Josh Bloomberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bloomberg, Josh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mezrich, Joshua D
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
  • Transplant surgeons
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • MEDICAL / History
  • SCIENCE / History
  • Transplant surgeons
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
When death becomes life : notes from a transplant surgeon, Joshua D. Mezrich, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1079394293
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062890801
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780062890801
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZPcr1d
  • ZEcr1d
System control number
(OCoLC)1079394293
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
When death becomes life : notes from a transplant surgeon, Joshua D. Mezrich, MD
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1079394293
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062890801
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780062890801
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • ZPcr1d
  • ZEcr1d
System control number
(OCoLC)1079394293
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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