Contents Preface 1. The Atlanta Study: A Second Look at the Near-Death Experience 2. Darrell: A Medical and Spiritual Change of Heart 3. Death: Defining the Final Frontier 4. Survival: Behind the Scenes of a Cardiac Arrest 5. Healing: The Power of Faith, Meaning, Love, and Family 6. Prayer: Spiritual Medicine at Work 7. Church: Battleground for the NDE 8. Psychic: More Than Mother's Intuition 9. Hell: Uncommon Near-Death 10. Scientific Explanations: Nailing Jell-O to the Wall 11. Conclusions: The Bible and the Near-Death Experience Appendix Notes
Michael Sabom is a cardiologist in private practice and on staff at Northside and Saint Joseph's Hospitals in Atlanta, GA. His first book, Recollections of Death: A Medical Investigation, is considered to be a landmark in the field of near-death research. He has been featured on ABC's 20-20, NBC's Dateline, CBS's 48 Hours, CNN-TV, and in Focus on the Family's Physician magazine and major newspapers nationwide.