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The Resource Getting what we deserve : health and medical care in America, Alfred Sommer, (electronic book)

Getting what we deserve : health and medical care in America, Alfred Sommer, (electronic book)

Label
Getting what we deserve : health and medical care in America
Title
Getting what we deserve
Title remainder
health and medical care in America
Statement of responsibility
Alfred Sommer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
John Hopkins School of Medicine professor Alfred Sommer evaluates the health care system in the United States, discussing cost, the pharmaceutical industry, life span, newly developed treatments, how it compares to the systems of other countries, and related topics
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sommer, Alfred
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA445
LC item number
.S66 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health
  • Health
  • Medical policy
Label
Getting what we deserve : health and medical care in America, Alfred Sommer, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-125) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genesis : from few to many-in fits and starts -- Disease is the sum of all evils -- Genes : sometimes "destiny," sometimes not -- The complex nature of causality -- The consequences of our own behavior -- Choosing the healthier lifestyle -- From science to policy : the path is anything but linear -- The U.S. health care system -- Who's healthy? Who's not? Why?
Control code
ebr10381435
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 133 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780801893872
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Getting what we deserve : health and medical care in America, Alfred Sommer, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-125) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genesis : from few to many-in fits and starts -- Disease is the sum of all evils -- Genes : sometimes "destiny," sometimes not -- The complex nature of causality -- The consequences of our own behavior -- Choosing the healthier lifestyle -- From science to policy : the path is anything but linear -- The U.S. health care system -- Who's healthy? Who's not? Why?
Control code
ebr10381435
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 133 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780801893872
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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