WorldCat Identities

Weber, Doron

Overview
Works: 7 works in 29 publications in 2 languages and 1,844 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: RJ426.C64, 362.175
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Doron Weber
Immortal bird : a family memoir by Doron Weber( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father of the young actor best known for his performances in "Deadwood" describes his son's congenital heart defect, the young man's theatrical achievements, and the family's effort to find life-saving medical answers
Final passages : positive choices for the dying and their loved ones by Judith C Ahronheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final Passages is a caring and responsible book that affirms life even as it deals practically with the dilemmas faced by the dying and their families. It is a frank discussion about our choices, the most difficult ones we will ever make, as we, or the ones we love, face the end of life. Final Passages was written to give the dying and their loved ones the medically sound advice they are urgently seeking to guide them through life's most frightening passage. Drawing upon the expertise of health care professionals from many disciplines and specialties as well as lawyers, financial planners, and the diverse experiences of patients themselves, Dr. Judith Ahronheim and Doron Weber show with great compassion that it is possible to live and die with courage and dignity. The terror we feel when considering the dreaded possibility of suffering, pain, and a diminished existence at the end of life can be overcome when we take control of the dying process. Final Passages explains when and how medical technology can help us, how to manage pain and fight depression, how the terminally ill body will peacefully shut itself down, how comfort care and hospices can provide physical relief and emotional support, how we can protect our legal rights both to our bodies and to the possessions we have worked hard to accumulate over a lifetime. For most of us, an abrupt, premature exit from life is unthinkable; yet despair, and a yearning for peace, can often turn our thoughts to suicide. The authors deal directly with the controversy that has arisen over this issue. In Final Passages, the dying and their families will find the answers that will help them to work through those thoughts and to embrace with tenacity the challenge, and the catharsis, of living life fully to its end
Safe blood : purifying the nation's blood supply in the age of AIDS by Joseph Feldschuh( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete guide to living wills : how to safeguard your treatment choices by Evan R Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortal bird : a family memoir by Doron Weber( Recording )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doron Weber delivers an affecting, unforgettable account of his struggle to protect his remarkable son. Born with a congenital heart defect, Damon Weber proves a source of constant inspiration to his parents even as his father Doron searches relentlessly for a breakthrough to resolve a condition that seems destined to claim Damon's life. Living under this dire long-term prognosis, Damon nevertheless grows into a skilled actor--and an extraordinarily resilient human being
Safe blood : purifying the nations blood supply in the age of a by Joseph Feldschuh( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of hemophiliac children have contracted hepatitis and aids from transfusion with infected blood. Ninety-five percent of all Americans will need transfusions at some point in their lives; yet it has taken the terrifying emergence of AIDS to alert an unsuspecting public to the actual risks involved. Dr. Feldschuh documents the inadequacies and shocking oversights of the blood-bank system, elucidating the risks of present practices and suggesting specific alternatives, including the now feasible storing of one's own blood, "pedigreed" donors, and mono-donor transfusion
Kagaku gijutsusha no imēji : Media o tooshita imēji appu wa kanōka by Doron Weber( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.22 for Final pass ... to 0.97 for Kagaku gij ...)

Final passages : positive choices for the dying and their loved ones
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ウィーバー, ドロン

ウェーバー, ドロン

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