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The Resource Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)

Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)

Label
Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital
Title
Five days at Memorial
Title remainder
life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital
Statement of responsibility
Sheri Fink
Title variation
5 days at Memorial
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Pulitzer Prize-winning doctor, reporter and author of War Hospital reconstructs five days at Memorial Medical Center after Hurricane Katrina destroyed its generators to reveal how caregivers were forced to make life-and-death decisions without essential resources, an experience that raised key issues about practitioner responsibilities and end-of-life care
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Fink, Sheri
Dewey number
362.1109763/35
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • RA975.D57
  • RA975.D57
LC item number
  • F56 2013
  • F56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memorial Medical Center (New Orleans, La.)
  • Disaster hospitals
  • Disaster medicine
  • Health facilities
  • Forensic pathology
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Label
Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc., New York, 2013
  • Includes bibliographical references
Control code
sky258277324
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
921 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466228
Isbn Type
(hc : lg. print)
Lccn
2013040322
Other physical details
map
Label
Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc., New York, 2013
  • Includes bibliographical references
Control code
sky258277324
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
921 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466228
Isbn Type
(hc : lg. print)
Lccn
2013040322
Other physical details
map

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