Bad Medicine

Author: David Wootton
Editor: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199212791
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In this controversial new account of the history of medicine, David Wootton argues that, from the fifth century BC until the 1930s, doctors actually did more harm than good, and asks just how much harm they still do today.
Bad Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: David Wootton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-22 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In this controversial new account of the history of medicine, David Wootton argues that, from the fifth century BC until the 1930s, doctors actually did more harm than good, and asks just how much harm they still do today.
Bad Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Eileen Dreyer
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-28 - Publisher: ePublishing Works!

"Powerful, immensely rich in detail, legend, character, this is a must read." ~Verified reviewer Trauma nurse and part-time death-investigator Molly Burke is having a pretty normal night at her St. Louis Emergency Department. Then a well-connected lawyer is wheeled in, victim of a suspected suicide. One suicide is bad. But
Bad Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Stephen Soloway
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-20 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

What you don’t know about the American healthcare system might kill you. From fatal malpractice to Medicare fraud, Dr. Stephen Soloway has seen it all over his thirty years practicing medicine. Now, the man known as “Dr. Trump” is ripping off the Band-Aid and exposing the truth about the American
Bad Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Christopher Wanjek
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-07 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

"Christopher Wanjek uses a take-no-prisoners approach in debunkingthe outrageous nonsense being heaped on a gullible public in thename of science and medicine. Wanjek writes with clarity, humor,and humanity, and simultaneously informs and entertains." -Dr. Michael Shermer, Publisher, Skeptic magazine; monthlycolumnist, Scientific American; author of Why People Believe WeirdThings Prehistoric humans
Doing Harm
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Maya Dusenbery
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-06 - Publisher: HarperCollins

In this shocking, hard-hitting expose in the tradition of Naomi Klein and Barbara Ehrenreich, the editorial director of Feministing.com, reveals how inadequate, inappropriate, and even dangerous treatment threatens women’s lives and well-being. Editor of the award-winning site Feministing.com, Maya Dusenbery brings together scientific and sociological research, interviews with experts within