Books tagged: heart surgery

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Three Hundred Zeroes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
If I Die Young
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sixteen-year-old Caelyn Noel has a relatively normal life until she collapses in school one day. To her horror, she finds out her heart is failing and she must have a heart transplant to live. Caelyn struggles with her fear of dying and worries of having someone else’s heart.
Let Fall Thy Blade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A cardiac surgeon and long distance runner, Malcolm Hartford, takes his family on safari. At first, the Serengeti works its magic, but when the travelers encounter a gang of poachers, the vacation becomes a disaster. As the long rains threaten, events cascade into a raging torrent. Malcolm must run the marathon of a lifetime and use all his medical skills to rescue his his loved ones.
The Work of Human Hands
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
THE WORK OF HUMAN HANDS is a timeless medical journey through pioneering surgeon Dr. Hardy Hendren’s legendary operating room that the Los Angeles Times called “impossible to forget.” The new edition includes a fresh introduction and a greatly expanded epilogue updating readers on Hendren and patient Lucy Moore today.
The Clever Doctor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A fictional story that examines the relationship between Doctor Martin and his "heartsink" patient, Mr Waters, who is in hospital to undergo tests in preparation for open heart surgery.
Heart Attack, Yak, Yak
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Life, Laughter and My Cardiac Arrest, by Jef R Huntsman, Memoir Of A Survivor. The humorous and touching ups and downs of my life, involving hospitalization, doctors, recuperation, love, laughter and family. Aimed at sharing the knowledge, tears, and chuckles I found along the way. Paperback available at Amazon books.
Straight From My Heart
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Bob Sluys wasn’t fat, never smoked and got plenty of exercise—yet, in a span of three decades he underwent four separate open heart surgeries. Unprecedented. This wildly entertaining and epic journey 33 years in the making will leave you amazed, moved and certainly laughing as Bob takes on big medicine, faith, McDonald’s, pain, frustration and death itself. A must read for anyone with a heart.
A Model Hero
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Series: Calendar Men. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Gretchen Meyers is a full-figured woman living in a model thin world. Kyle Ramsey is the epitome of physical perfection. He’s also Gretchen’s last hope to save her mother’s struggling modeling agency. But she’s asking for the one thing he can’t give and she’s already lost her heart…