Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

Atul Gawande
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Essay Topic 1

Discuss the pros and cons of having doctors agree in advance what should be done in the uncertain situations that arise (spell out actions ahead of time to remove the guesswork and get some advantage of group decision). Use examples from the book.

Essay Topic 2

Explain the two meanings of the title Complications. Use examples from the book.

Essay Topic 3

Explain the pros and cons of automation in medicine and why some doctors believe medicine cannot be automated. Use examples from the book.

Essay Topic 4

Discuss the mysteries and unknowns of medicine and the struggles of what to do with them. Use examples from the book.

Essay Topic 5

Using examples from the book, discuss what happens when the simplicities of science come up against the complexities of individual lives.

Essay Topic 6

Compare and contrast diagnosis of illness and evaluation of tests using machines and using humans...

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