- Being Mortal is a thought-provoking book that delves into the often overlooked topic of end-of-life care. Atul Gawande, a practicing surgeon, challenges the medical profession's focus on treatment and presents a compelling argument for prioritizing patients' quality of life. Through captivating storytelling and insightful research, Gawande offers alternative models of care that prioritize dignity and fulfillment in one's final days. This book is a must-read for anyone seeking a profound understanding of the human experience and the importance of compassionate end-of-life care.
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