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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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fink, Sheri
Dewey number
362.1109763/35
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA975.D57
LC item number
F56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memorial Medical Center (New Orleans, La.)
  • Disaster hospitals
  • Disaster medicine
  • Health facilities
  • Forensic pathology
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Large type books
Label
Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
921 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466228
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013040322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky258277324
  • (OCoLC)875697991
  • 862014
Label
Five days at Memorial : life and death in a storm-ravaged hospital, Sheri Fink, (large print)
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
921 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410466228
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013040322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky258277324
  • (OCoLC)875697991
  • 862014

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