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The Resource Overtreated : why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer, Shannon Brownlee

Overtreated : why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer, Shannon Brownlee

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Overtreated : why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer
Title
Overtreated
Title remainder
why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer
Statement of responsibility
Shannon Brownlee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critique of the modern-day American health-care system looks at the potential consequences of overtreatment, revealing how modern medicine provides huge amounts of unnecessary care that is wasteful, expensive, and dangerous to the health of patients
Summary
A critique of the modern-day American health-care system looks at the potential consequences of overtreatment, revealing how modern medicine provides huge amounts of unnecessary care that is wasteful, expensive, and dangerous to the health of patients
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
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195501
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DLC
Citation source
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Dewey number
362.10973
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
B785 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer
Label
Overtreated : why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer, Shannon Brownlee
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Too much medicine -- The most dangerous place -- Your local hospital -- Broken hearts -- The desperate cure -- The limits of seeing -- The persuaders -- Money, drugs, and lies -- The doctor isn't in -- Less is more
Control code
18288976
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781582345802
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007021968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)BK0007156746
Label
Overtreated : why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer, Shannon Brownlee
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Too much medicine -- The most dangerous place -- Your local hospital -- Broken hearts -- The desperate cure -- The limits of seeing -- The persuaders -- Money, drugs, and lies -- The doctor isn't in -- Less is more
Control code
18288976
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781582345802
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007021968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)BK0007156746

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