Hope or Hype

Hope or Hype

The Obsession With Medical Advances and the High Cost of False Promises

eBook - 2005
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Hope or Hype' looks at what drives the American obsession with medical miracles, revealing the roles of: equipment manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies; doctors and hospitals too quick to order surgery or expensive medications; the politicians; the press; and our own technoconsumption mindset.
Publisher: Saranac Lake : AMACOM, 2005
Copyright Date: ©2005
ISBN: 9780814428597
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (352 pages)
Additional Contributors: Patrick, Donald L.
ProQuest (Firm)


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