Medicine at the Crossroads: The Crisis in Health Care

Voorkant
Pantheon Books, 1 jan. 1993 - 298 pagina's
2 Recensies
We are on the verge of discovering the genetic sources for many diseases, and there are treatments so precise as to make "side effects" obsolete. And yet medicine's own health and future have never been so precarious. Noted physician Melvin Konner offers a new way of thinking about medicine, about what it can offer us, and what it needs to give us. Companion to a 4-part PBS series.

Vanuit het boek

Wat mensen zeggen - Een recensie schrijven

Review: Medicine at the Crossroads: The Crisis in Healthcare

Gebruikersrecensie  - Jack Davis - Goodreads

A must-read book. Konner, an anthropologist and a doctor, makes a powerful case for a Canadian-like Single-payer national health care system in this country. But the book is more than just a powerful ... Volledige recensie lezen

Review: Medicine at the Crossroads: The Crisis in Healthcare

Gebruikersrecensie  - Goodreads

A must-read book. Konner, an anthropologist and a doctor, makes a powerful case for a Canadian-like Single-payer national health care system in this country. But the book is more than just a powerful ... Volledige recensie lezen

Inhoudsopgave

Three The Magic Bullet
61
Seven Life Support
169
Eight Pandemic
197
Copyright

4 andere gedeelten niet weergegeven

Veelvoorkomende woorden en zinsdelen

Over de auteur (1993)

Melvin Konner is the Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Anthropology and an associate professor and neurology at Emory University. A Fellow o f the American Association for the Advancement of Science, he lives in Atlanta.

Bibliografische gegevens