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Science and the Quiet Art: The Role of Medical Research in Health Care

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describes the experiments and the experimenters, shows how the tools of science have been applied to the study of disease through history to the present, and looks to the future. David Weatherall emphasizes the complex interplay in disease between nature, nurture, and aging and hence why, even with todays sophisticated methods, progress will be slow. describes the book as "a revealing and sobering appraisal of the successes, limitations, and promise of modern medicine."

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The clearest explanation yet of how improvements in patient care are related to--and depend on--biomedical research.

Synopsis:

The clearest explanation yet of how improvements in patient care are related to--and depend on--biomedical research.

About the Author

Sir David Weatherall is Regius Professor of Medicine at the University of Oxford and a specialist in human genetics.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393315646
Author:
Weatherall, David
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Weatherall, D. J.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Health Care Delivery
Subject:
Medicine
Subject:
Research
Subject:
Science Reference-General
Publication Date:
19961231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Photographs, drawings
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.3 x 6.1 x 1 in 1.2 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The clearest explanation yet of how improvements in patient care are related to--and depend on--biomedical research.
"Synopsis" by , The clearest explanation yet of how improvements in patient care are related to--and depend on--biomedical research.
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