'Open Heart,' a Journey Through the Medical System Jay Neugeboren discovered suddenly at age 60 that he needed emergency quintuple heart bypass surgery. In his new medical memoir, Open Heart, Neugeboren chronicles an eye-opening journey through the American medical system. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with the author.
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Jay Neugeboren discovered suddenly at age 60 that he needed emergency quintuple heart bypass surgery. In his new medical memoir, Open Heart, Neugeboren chronicles an eye-opening journey through the American medical system. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with the author.