Books tagged: heart transplant

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TransplantNation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,620. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
TransplantNation offers an informative guide that will walk you through the organ transplant process, covering everything from hospitals with the shortest wait times and which offers the best survival rate. Central line infection rates and how to avoid them. You’ll also learn about discount drug programs, nationwide charity and fund raising groups. All book proceeds go towards a organ transplant
If I Die Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
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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.
Heart For The Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,760. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Simon Keith is not only one of the longest-living heart transplant recipients, he is also the first to have ever played professional sports after a transplant. This is his remarkable story.
I Left My Heart At Stanford . . .
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Essay » Author profile
The impact of being born six weeks prematurely with an inherited connective tissue disorder wasn't completely understood until later in life. As a child, Don was always aware of having a tender skin which would cut and become traumatized very easily. With proper precautions in life style and his guarded approach to physical activities, he could lead a fairly normal life.
Rider In the Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
He was a stranger in the rain, needing help. . . only why did he seem so familiar? Seven years ago this very night, Ciara MacIain lost her fiancé, Derek, in a tragic car accident. As she takes the curve in the storm— at the exact spot he died— Ciara sees a car off the road. A man flags her down asking for help, and he takes her on a journey of the souls, ending in a truth Ciara never expects.
Immunosupression
Price: Free! Words: 22,130. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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"Immunosuppression involves an act that reduces the activation or efficacy of the immune system." The city of Los Angeles is a wasteland. Zack is a young man whose chosen weapon is a katana. Anna is a young woman whose chosen weapon is an axe. Two people, who lived two different lives, meet on one fated day. Together, they must fight off the real enemy: those infected during the outbreak.
HeartStrings
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A group of Texas oil men fund an artificial heart project and plan to use it to extort untapped oil reserves from ageing third world dictators. But the plan goes wrong when the US president's daughter receives the implant and the whole project is hijacked by a rougue computer genius.
Bound by the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Sixteen-year-old Lucy's life-saving heart transplant comes with a terrifying side effect: cellular memory in the form of nightmares. As she confronts her nightmares by sketching detailed images she sees each night, a familiar face appears—one she’s sure has an insidious link to the heart beating in her chest.
To The Transplant Games
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
To The Transplant Games links three stories of organ donation in London, England. Aiden Corwin, recently diagnosed with kidney failure, prays his biological father will step in to support him. Zafirah Negasi attempts to re-kindle her passion for dancing as she overcomes a heart operation. Just a few steps down the street, Tanya James forgives her twin sibling who is a transplant survivor.
ISHLT 2016 Final Program
Price: Free! Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by CTIMeetingTech. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Final Program of the 2016 ISHLT 36th Annual Meeting.