The most trusted and comprehensive guide to the healthcare system—fully updated with the latest changes and trendsUnderstanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach
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The inflammatory relationship between food and health is finally explained in a scientific way
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Between Sanity and Madness: Mental Illness from Ancient Greece to the Neuroscientific Era examines
several perennial issues about mental illness: how different societies
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Explore the use of human pathology samples as they are used to develop
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He has been called the greatest surgeon of the 20th century. The son of
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do patients sue their doctors? The answer is not straightforward. It is
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The field of oral microbiology has seen fundamental
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Can music really arouse emotions? If so, what emotions, and how? Why do
listeners respond with different emotions to the same piece of music?
Are emotions to music different from other emotions? Why do we respond
to fictional events in art as if they were real, even though we know
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short textbook of ethics and law is aimed at doctors in training and in
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Michael Bloomberg rose from middle-class Medford,
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Alcohol use has a long and ubiquitous history. The prevailing tendency
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The epic history of how antibiotics were born, saving millions of lives and creating a vast new industry known as Big Pharma.As
late as the 1930s, virtually no drug intended for sickness did any
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A new and updated edition of a landmark text in the field
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