Paying Till It Hurts

Author: Elisabeth Rosenthal
Publisher: Random House Large Print Publishing
ISBN: 9781524756208
Size: 34.13 MB
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This is about what we can do, as individual patients, both to navigate the maze that is American healthcare and also to demand far-reaching reform.

Critical Condition

Author: Donald L. Barlett
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780385504553
Size: 33.45 MB
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. . More than 100 million people with inadequate or no medical coverage . . . This may sound like the predicament of a third-world nation, but this is America’s health care reality today.

America S Bitter Pill

Author: Steven Brill
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0812996968
Size: 68.49 MB
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But by chance America’s Bitter Pill ends up being much more—because as Brill was completing this book, he had to undergo urgent open-heart surgery.

Ending Medical Reversal

Author: Vinayak K. Prasad
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421417723
Size: 64.64 MB
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What Dr. Vinayak K. Prasad and Dr. Adam S. Cifu call medical reversal happens when doctors start using a medication, procedure, or diagnostic tool without a robust evidence base—and then stop using it when it is found not to help, or even ...

Power Politics And Universal Health Care

Author: Stuart Altman
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1616144572
Size: 62.21 MB
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Blending political intrigue, policy substance, and good old-fashioned storytelling, this is the first book to place the Obama health plan within a historical perspective.

The Patient S Playbook

Author: Leslie D. Michelson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385352298
Size: 65.65 MB
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Along the way you will learn: Why having the right primary care physician will change your life Three things you can do right now to be better prepared when illness strikes The ten must-ask questions at the end of a hospital stay How to ...

When Breath Becomes Air

Author: Paul Kalanithi
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0812988418
Size: 57.94 MB
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Praise for When Breath Becomes Air “I guarantee that finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option. . .

American Book Publishing Record

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HEALTH, disease, and society in 362. 109409034 ... 1 0973 Critical condition:
how health care in America became big business — and bad medicine / Donald
L. Barlctt and James B. Steele. New York: Random House Large Print. 2004. p.
cm ...

And The Band Played On

Author: Randy Shilts
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781429930390
Size: 27.23 MB
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One of the few true modern classics, it changed and framed how AIDS was discussed in the following years. Now republished in a special 20th Anniversary edition, And the Band Played On remains one of the essential books of our time.