The Resource Health wars : on the global front lines of modern medicine, Richard Horton

Health wars : on the global front lines of modern medicine, Richard Horton

Label
Health wars : on the global front lines of modern medicine
Title
Health wars
Title remainder
on the global front lines of modern medicine
Statement of responsibility
Richard Horton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Horton, Richard C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R708
LC item number
.H785 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Medicine
  • Medical care
  • Social medicine
Label
Health wars : on the global front lines of modern medicine, Richard Horton
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 516-565) and index
Contents
Infection: the global threat -- The plagues are flying -- Waiting for the biowar -- Surviving conflict -- The African challenge -- Vaccine myths -- An autopsy of Dr. Osler -- Truth and heresy about AIDS -- A fatal erosion of integrity -- Secret society -- World health disorganization -- How sick is modern medicine? -- DNA: the life of a dead molecule -- Protecting the breast -- The final cut -- In the danger zone -- The health of peoples -- Taking dignity seriously
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 592 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035594903
Label
Health wars : on the global front lines of modern medicine, Richard Horton
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 516-565) and index
Contents
Infection: the global threat -- The plagues are flying -- Waiting for the biowar -- Surviving conflict -- The African challenge -- Vaccine myths -- An autopsy of Dr. Osler -- Truth and heresy about AIDS -- A fatal erosion of integrity -- Secret society -- World health disorganization -- How sick is modern medicine? -- DNA: the life of a dead molecule -- Protecting the breast -- The final cut -- In the danger zone -- The health of peoples -- Taking dignity seriously
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 592 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035594903

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