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Title:
Hippocrates' shadow : secrets from the house of medicine
Author:
Newman, David H., M.D.
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Edition:
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Scribner, 2008.
Physical Description:
xviii, 236 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"what doctors don't know, don't tell you, and how truth can repair the patient-doctor breach"--Jacket.
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword: Dr. Hippocrates -- We don't know -- It doesn't work -- We don't agree -- We don't talk -- We prefer tests -- We won't unlearn (the pseudoaxioms) -- We're missing the meaning (the placebo paradox) -- You're a number (the "NNT") -- A new old paradigm.
ISBN:
9781416551539
Format :
Book

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