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Body Trade
     

Body Trade

by Gary Kraus, Paul Popp
 

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A neurosurgeon attempts a life-saving brain transplant surgery following an automobile accident that left the white, female driver brain dead and an African-American teenage boy with a destroyed body. While the boy is left with non-compliant motor nerve damage that requires lengthy rehabilitation, the surgery is viewed as triumphant. News of the surgeon's successful

Overview

A neurosurgeon attempts a life-saving brain transplant surgery following an automobile accident that left the white, female driver brain dead and an African-American teenage boy with a destroyed body. While the boy is left with non-compliant motor nerve damage that requires lengthy rehabilitation, the surgery is viewed as triumphant. News of the surgeon's successful transplant encourages a billionaire to exploit the procedure to his benefit, subsequently leading the doctor and billionaire to be charged with the murder of a body trade candidate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780692280492
Publisher:
TouchPoint Press
Publication date:
08/23/2014
Pages:
266
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Meet the Author

Gary Kraus, founder and chairman of the Kraus Back and Neck Institute in Houston, TX, has been listed numerous times in Best Doctors in America, featured in Newsweek Magazine as a "Top Doctor in Texas," and named a "Top Doc in Houston, Texas" by H. Texas Magazine for the years 2007 to 2014. A practicing neurosurgeon for twenty years, Kraus is the author of the internationally acclaimed text Microsurgical Anatomy of the Brain: A Stereo Atlas. He has written numerous articles for the peer-reviewed neurosurgical literature, as well as chapters in neurosurgical textbooks.

Paul Popp is a former university professor, senior manager in government and business organizations, and entrepreneur. He is the author of several textbooks and numerous articles in academic and professional journals. Popp received a BS from the University of Pittsburgh, MBA from Duquesne University, and a MPA and PhD from the University of Cincinnati.

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