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Lightning flowers : my journey to uncover the cost of saving a life / Katherine E. Standefer.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library System.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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Easton Main Library 610.28 S785ℓ (Text) 31901004475432 New Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316450362
  • ISBN: 0316450367
  • Physical Description: vii, 273 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown Spark, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
What if a lifesaving medical device causes loss of life along its supply chain? That's the question Katherine E. Standefer finds herself asking one night after being suddenly shocked by her implanted cardiac defibrillator. In this gripping, intimate memoir about health, illness, and the invisible reverberating effects of our medical system, Standefer recounts the astonishing true story of the rare diagnosis that upended her rugged life in the mountains of Wyoming and sent her tumbling into a fraught maze of cardiology units, dramatic surgeries, and slow, painful recoveries. "--Dust jacket flap
Subject: Standefer, Katherine E., 1985- > Health.
Medical instruments and apparatus > Quality control.
Medical technology > Moral and ethical aspects.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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