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Lives in the Balance: Nurses' Stories from the ICU Paperback – Aug. 11 2009

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Product details

  • Publisher : Emblem Editions (Aug. 11 2009)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 240 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0771079826
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0771079825
  • Item Weight : 272 g
  • Dimensions : 12.95 x 1.57 x 20.24 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
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About the Author

Tilda Shalof is a staff nurse in the Medical-Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Toronto General Hospital and, in the summer, a camp nurse. She has written three books: the national bestseller A Nurse’s Story, The Making of a Nurse, and most recently, Camp Nurse. She is an outspoken patient advocate, inspiring public speaker, media commentator, and passionate nursing leader. She lives in Toronto.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Enlightening and very touching
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great behind-the-scenes look at the nursing field
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