#flashbackfriday: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

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#flashbackfriday: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

#flashbackfriday this week was featured on October 27, 2014, Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande. Often books about medicine are about what we can do to extend and improve human life, but what attention is paid to facing those final moments of life. Gawande writes about the importance of quality of life and how having a good end is as important as having a good life.

Make sure you check it out!

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