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Being mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

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subject_facetAging -- Physiological aspects
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Death -- Attitudes
Large type books
Prognosis
Quality of life
Terminal care
title_displayBeing mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
title_fullBeing Mortal Medicine and What Matters in the End
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end / Atul Gawande
title_shortBeing mortal
title_subMedicine and What Matters in the End
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Attitudes
Critical care medicine
Death
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Nonfiction
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Prognosis
Quality of life
Sociology
Terminal care