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The Resource The Cure in the Code : How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine

The Cure in the Code : How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine

Label
The Cure in the Code : How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine
Title
The Cure in the Code
Title remainder
How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Medicine has become a true information industry, with drug designers able to read every molecular letter of life's code? DNA? and create miracle drugs to control it. Our understanding of DNA has advanced to the point that we can now build a medical system tailored to individuals. But these advances in science will not automatically translate to better patient care, argues Manhattan Institute senior fellow Peter Huber. Now that medicine takes place on the molecular level, massive public health initiatives designed to attack infectious diseases are no longer necessary, and government int
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huber, Peter W
Dewey number
338.4/76153
Index
index present
LC call number
RS380
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
W 33 AA1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Medical laws and legislation
  • Drugs
  • Biomedical Research
  • Drug Industry
  • Legislation, Medical
  • State Medicine
  • United States
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Drugs
  • Medical laws and legislation
  • Medicine
  • United States
Label
The Cure in the Code : How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Wetware; PART ONE: COMING APART; 1. The Triumph -- and Limits -- of Socialized Medicine; 2. Sniffers; 3. Intelligent Design; 4. Coming Apart; 5. Reassembling the Pieces: Part 1; PART TWO: SCIENTIFIC MEDICINE; 6. The Social Contract; 7. A Virus Like Us; 8. Drug Science from the Bottom Up; 9. The Fading Myth of the FDA's ""Gold Standard""; 10. Adaptive Trials; 11. Reassembling the PIeces: Part 2; PART THREE: THE FALLING COST OF HEALTH CARE; 12. Anthraxing Wall Street; 13. Dollar Doctor Science; 14. The Rising Cost of Helpless Care; 15. The Falling Cost of Health Care
  • 16. Reassembling the Pieces: Part 3PART FOUR: THE CULTURE OF LIFE; 17. Dying Alone; 18. The Right to Sniff; 19. The End of Socialized Medicine; 20. The Culture of Life; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
Control code
862103087
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465050680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000381
  • 95700ced-9d5f-4ddc-9bad-f8dda20aa913
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862103087
Label
The Cure in the Code : How 20th Century Law is Undermining 21st Century Medicine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Wetware; PART ONE: COMING APART; 1. The Triumph -- and Limits -- of Socialized Medicine; 2. Sniffers; 3. Intelligent Design; 4. Coming Apart; 5. Reassembling the Pieces: Part 1; PART TWO: SCIENTIFIC MEDICINE; 6. The Social Contract; 7. A Virus Like Us; 8. Drug Science from the Bottom Up; 9. The Fading Myth of the FDA's ""Gold Standard""; 10. Adaptive Trials; 11. Reassembling the PIeces: Part 2; PART THREE: THE FALLING COST OF HEALTH CARE; 12. Anthraxing Wall Street; 13. Dollar Doctor Science; 14. The Rising Cost of Helpless Care; 15. The Falling Cost of Health Care
  • 16. Reassembling the Pieces: Part 3PART FOUR: THE CULTURE OF LIFE; 17. Dying Alone; 18. The Right to Sniff; 19. The End of Socialized Medicine; 20. The Culture of Life; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index
Control code
862103087
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465050680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000381
  • 95700ced-9d5f-4ddc-9bad-f8dda20aa913
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862103087

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