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Simon and Schuster, 1980 - Social Science - 413 pages
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A moving account of a medical drama and a medical failure records the observations of surgeon Harold Lear, who, stricken by a series of coronaries, endured open-heart surgery and mysterious postsurgical complications before dying

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User Review  - Jamie638 - LibraryThing

This book should be required reading for all medical professionals and medical students. It tells the tragic story of Dr. Harold Lear, a well respected urologist who suffered a severe heart attack and ... Read full review

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The medications & procedures are now dated, but the emotional journey described is relevant. Read full review


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