Borrowed Time

Borrowed Time

A Surgeon's Struggle With Transfusion-induced AIDS

Book - 1995
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Dr. Orville Messenger is a well-regarded thoracic surgeon and former Chief Surgeon in a large Canadian hospital. At the age of 42, he was only beginning his career which he regarded as a life-long vocation.In 1985, Dr. Messengerr underwent heart surgery. He received a blood transfusion. Eight months later, he was told he had received AIDS contaminated blood. Borrowed TIme is Dr. and Mrs. Messenger's own story of trying to survive with AIDS.
Publisher: Oakville, Ont. : Mosaic Press, 1995.
ISBN: 9780889625822
Branch Call Number: 921 M584
Characteristics: vi, 153 p.
Additional Contributors: Messenger, Dorothy R.


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