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The Resource The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death, Dick Teresi

The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death, Dick Teresi

Label
The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death
Title
The undead
Title remainder
organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death
Statement of responsibility
Dick Teresi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Science writer Dick Teresi examines how death is determined by the medical community and explores organ trafficking, brain death, and near-death experiences
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Teresi, Dick
Dewey number
610
Index
index present
LC call number
RA1063
LC item number
.T47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 820
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Death
  • Persistent vegetative state
  • Organ trafficking
  • Death
  • Attitude to Death
  • Death
  • Persistent vegetative state
  • Tissue and Organ Harvesting
Label
The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death, Dick Teresi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-334) and index
Contents
Death is here to stay -- A history of death -- The brain-death revolution -- The new undead -- Netherworlds -- The near-death experience -- Postmodern death -- The moment of death and the search for self
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 350 p.
Isbn
9780375423710
Lccn
2011032025
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)RH423710
  • (FIPpSEB)RH423710
Label
The undead : organ harvesting, the ice-water test, beating-heart cadavers : how medicine is blurring the line between life and death, Dick Teresi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-334) and index
Contents
Death is here to stay -- A history of death -- The brain-death revolution -- The new undead -- Netherworlds -- The near-death experience -- Postmodern death -- The moment of death and the search for self
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 350 p.
Isbn
9780375423710
Lccn
2011032025
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)RH423710
  • (FIPpSEB)RH423710

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