False Hopes: Overcoming the Obstacles to a Sustainable, Affordable Medicine / Edition 1

False Hopes: Overcoming the Obstacles to a Sustainable, Affordable Medicine / Edition 1

by Daniel Callahan, David Callahan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813526744

ISBN-13: 9780813526744

Pub. Date: 03/28/1999

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Sure to spark heated debate, this ground-breaking book by one of the nation's leading experts on medical ethics traces the root cause of America's healthcare crisis not to inefficient organization or waste, but rather to society's and the medical community's relentless quest for perfection. Today's medicine distorts a reasonable approach to medical goals and in the

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Sure to spark heated debate, this ground-breaking book by one of the nation's leading experts on medical ethics traces the root cause of America's healthcare crisis not to inefficient organization or waste, but rather to society's and the medical community's relentless quest for perfection. Today's medicine distorts a reasonable approach to medical goals and in the process makes health delivery increasingly unaffordable. 336 pp. 20,000 print.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813526744
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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