Publications

AA Gawande. Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science. New York: Metropolitan Books; 2002. Paperback publication: New York, Picador USA, April, 2003. Audio publication: New York, Audio Renaissance, April 2003. Also published in 17 languages and more than 100 countries.

AA Gawande. The Malpractice Mess. The New Yorker. November 14, 2005.

LA Neumayer, AA Gawande, J Wang, A Giobbie-Hurder, KMF Itani, RJ Fitzgibbons, D Reda, O Jonasson, the CSP #456 Investigators. Proficiency of surgeons in inquinal hernia repair: Effect of experience and age. Annals of Surgery. 2005;242:344-352.

AA Gawande. Perspective. Naked. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2005;353(7)645-648.

AA Gawande. Piecework. The New Yorker. April 4, 2005.

TA Brennan, AA Gawande, E Thomas, D Studdert. Accidental deaths, saved lives and improved quality. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2005;353(13):1405-9.

AA Gawande. The Bell Curve. The New Yorker. December 6, 2004.

AA Gawande. Perspective. Notes of a surgeon: Casualties of war – Military care for the wounded from Iraq and Afghanistan. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2004;351(24):2471-2475.

AA Gawande. On washing hands. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2004;350(13):1283-6.

AA Gawande. The Mop-Up. The New Yorker, January 12, 2004.

AA Gawande. Notes of a surgeon: Dispatch from India. The New England Journal of Medicine 2003;349(25):2383-2386.

DW Bates, AA Gawande. Improving safety with information technology. New England Journal of Medicine 2003;348(25):2526-34.

AA Gawande. Desperate Measures. The New Yorker, May 5, 2003.

AA Gawande. Creating the educated surgeon in the twenty-first century. American Journal of Surgery 2001;181(6):551-556.

AA Gawande, DM Studdert, MJ Zinner, TA Brennan. Analysis of errors reported by surgeons at three teaching hospitals. Surgery 2003;133:614-621.

AA Gawande, DM Studdert, EJ Orav, TA Brennan, MJ Zinner. Risk factors for retained instruments and sponges after surgery. New England Journal of Medicine 2003;348(3):229-235.

DW Bates, AA Gawande. Error in medicine: what have we learned? Annals of Internal Medicine 2000;132:763-767.

DW Bates, AA Gawande. The impact of the internet on quality measurement. Health Affairs 2000;19(6):104-114.

AA Gawande, EJ Thomas, MJ Zinner, TA Brennan. The incidence and nature of surgical adverse events in Colorado and Utah in 1992. Surgery 1999;126(1):66-75.

AA Gawande, R Blendon, M Brodie, JM Benson, L Levitt, L Hugick. Does dissatisfaction with health plans stem from having no choices during enrollment? Health Affairs, 1998;17(5):184-194.