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White Coat, Black Hat free pdf By "New Yorker "and "Atlantic "writer Carl Elliott, a readable and even funny account of the serious business of medicine. A tongue-in-cheek account of the changes that have transformed medicine into big business. Physician and medical ethicist Carl Elliott tracks the new world of commercialized medicine from start to finish, introducing the professional guinea pigs, ghostwriters, thought leaders, drug reps, public relations pros, and even medical ethicists who use medicine for (sometimes huge) financial gain. Along the way, he uncovers the cost to patients lost in a health-care universe centered around consumerism.

About Carl Elliott

Carl Elliott is a professor at the Center for Bioethics at the University of Minnesota. His work has appeared in "The New Yorker, Atlantic Monthly, " the "Believer, Slate, " the "London Review of Books, "and the" American Prospect." His six previous books include B"etter Than Well, Prozac As a Way of Life, Rules of Insanity, " and "A Philosophical Disease.""

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Author : Carl Elliott
Publisher : Beacon Press
Data Published : 20 October 2011
ISBN : 0807061441
EAN : 9780807061442
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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