“Although science is under siege,” Offit writes toward the end of the book, “science advocates are fighting back.”
Maya Dusenbery has added immensely to the literature on women’s health in her important book Doing Harm by addressing the two biggest impediments to women getting good care: “The knowledge
Mental Health, Inc. is gripping in the sense that you’ll literally grip the book tightly in both hands as you read this horrifying account of our twisted mental health system.
Anyone who would choose to read Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics is either a serious student or a health care professional.
“To learn more about creative initiatives throughout the world that are improving conditions for human beings, buy this book, a bargain at any price.”
“a challenging book that covers a wide span of scientific, social, and public policy issues. . . . an excellent resource . . .”
“Mr. Gutmann’s chosen stance is as reporter, not participant.
Do not be put off by the urgent tone of Hippocrates Cried, though a more apt title might have been Hippocrates Howled.
“. . . a comprehensive telling of multifaceted problems inherent in the current health care system—a book long overdue.”
“. . . a good case study of what happens . . . when politics and science use each other and the media to advance their own agendas rather than public policy.”
“Although the structure of Intimate Wars and the attention so deeply focused on the author seems frequently purposefully ego-centered, it is abundantly clear that Merle Hoffman car
“Mr. Henaghan does shine light on the confusion regarding the multitude of patient safety organizations and makes health care system simplification sound attractive.
“Regardless of the results of the legislative challenges and the court fights, Remedy and Reaction elevates our understanding of the historical picture of the health care debate.”
“In order to dramatically illustrate the effectiveness of the malaria campaign, Mr.