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BLOOD FEUD. The Man Who Blew The Whistle On One Of The Deadliest Prescription Drugs Ever.

by Sharp, Kathleen.

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2011
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Dutton:, 2011. 424 pages. "Procrit, it seemed to be a miraculous blood booster. Mark Duxbury, a gung ho salesman for J&Js new biotech division championed this new product, until he and his peers were told to steal business for J&Js partner, Amgen.He attempted to warn the public about the dangers in any way he could: by testifying in a… Read more
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THE FORGOTTEN PLAUGE. How The Battle Against Tuberculosis Was Won And Lost.

by Ryan, Frank, M.D.

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1993
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9780316763813
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BackBay Books:, 1993. 460 pages, illustrated. "An historical masterpiece. This story os told not only with scientific accuracy, but true literary merit. A fascinating and exciting book- a warning call ofr our future. No book could be more timely." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE PURSUIT OF OBLIVION. A Global History of Narcotics.

by Davenport-Hines, Richard.

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2001
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9780297643753
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Weidenfeld & Nicolson:, 2001. 466 pages. "The author's landmark book draws on a dazzlingly wide range of sources to show how narcotics such as opium, morphine, cannibis, herion, cocaine, amphetaimine, LSD, and ectasy came to have such an impact on Western society and how each came into use as a licit medicine only to be later outlawed as an… Read more
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LIGHT, COLOUR AND VISION.

by Le Grand, Yves.

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1957
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Chapman & Hall: , 1957. 512 pages, translated by R.W.G. Hunt, J.W.T Walsh, F.R.W. Hunt. "Our subject is the reaction of the retina, when its light-sensitive cells absorb light of various wave-lengths. The aim (of this book) has been to produce a text-book as well as a scientific treatise, and therefore a certain number of excerises, with their… Read more
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DES DAUGHTERS. Embodied Knowledge And The Transformation Of Women's Health Politics.

by Bell, Susan E.

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2009
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9781592139187
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Temple University Press:, 2009. 218 pages. "This book tells a story about women who attained legendary status in the annals of medicine. They were exposed prenatally to what was promised to millions of American women to prevent miscarriage from the 1940s to the 1970s. This new reproductive technology- the synthetic estrogen DES proved to be ineffective in preventing miscarriage, and… Read more
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OUR ARMY NURSES. Interesting Sketches, Addresses, And Photographs.

by Holland, Mary Gardner.

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1895
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Boston: B. Wilkins:, 1895. 546 pages (of 548 pages as issued), last two pages of book missing,though complete expect for the Index, illustrated. "During the Civil War, more than five thousand women served the Union cause as nurses. In 1895, the author collected the stories of one hundred veterans, reprinted here for the first time." GOOD HARDCOVER, hinges… Read more
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BARGAINING FOR LIFE. A Social History of Tuberculosis, 1876 - 1938.

by Bates, Barbara.

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1992
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9780812213676
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University of Pennsylvania Press:, 1992. 435 pages, illustratedin b&w. "Tuberculosis was the msot common cause of death in the 19th century. The author has written an extraordinary insightful book that combines soical hsitory, emdical history, and nursing history. It will interst scholars, students, health professionals, and general readers who care about and care for chronically ill people." FINE… Read more
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MA'I LEPERA. Disease And Displacement In Nineteenth-Century Hawaii.

by Inglis, Kerri A.

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2013
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University of Hawaii Press:, 2013. 268 pages, illustrated. This book "attempts to recover Hawaiian voices at a significant moment in Hawaii's history. It takes an unprecedented look at the Hansen's disease outbreak (1865 - 1900) almost exclusively from the perseoctive of "patients", 90 percent of whom were Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian)." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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NAPOLEON. A Medical Approach.

by Sokoloff, Boris.

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1938
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Selwyn & Blount Ltd.:, 1938. 285 pages, with 8 b&w illustrations. "Napoleon's life offers an exceptional opportunity for such study beacuse of the vividness and sharpness with which this alteration of his character materialized. In him we can observe the evolution of one of the most determined and aggressively active personalities in many centuries into an indifferent, passive, and hesitant… Read more
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LIFE AND EDUCTION OF LAURA DEWEY BRIDGMAN. The Deaf, Dumb, And Blind Girl.

by Lamson, Mary Swift.

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1878
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New England Publishing Company:, 1878. 373 pages, illustrated. "Laura Dewey Bridgman was born Dec. 21, 1829, in Hanover, N.H. The author and editor of the present volume was a teacher for five years in the "Perkins Institution and Massachusetts Asylum for the Blind." This volume has a special value in the fact that it preserves the style of… Read more
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MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER PIONTS. Pathophysiology And Evidence-Informed Diagnosis And Management.

by Dommerholt, Jan and Peter Huijbregts

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2011
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9780763779740
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Jones and Bartlett:, 2011. 294 pages, illustrated. "This book is a pioneering resourse for the integration of myofascial pain concepts into clincial practice and academic preperation." FINE/NEW SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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ANTHROPOSOPHICAL MEDICINE.

by Bott, Victor, M.D.

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1984
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9780892813278
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Healing Arts Press:, 1984. 211 pages. "Dr. Bott places modern medicial knowledge in the context of Rudolf Steiner's view of man- a being composed of body, soul, and spirit. Anthroposophical medicine, highly regarded and widely practiced in Europe, takes into account the effects of astral and etheric forces upon the physical body. It recognizes that health and illness are directly… Read more
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MADHOUSE. A Tragic Tale Of Megalomania And Modern Medicine.

by Scull, Andrew.

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2007
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9780300126709
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Yale University Press:, 2007. 360 pages, illustrated. "Uncovering a long-suppressed medical scandal, this book reveals the story of Henry Cotton, a prominent early-twentieth-century American psychiatrist whose ruthless surgical procedures killed or maimed thousands of patients." FINE- SOFTCOVER. . Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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HERB-A-DAY.

by Duke, James A., Ph.D.

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2007
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9780938423188
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Eco Images:, 2007. 468 pages, illustrated with line drawings. "An Herb A Day provides a personality profile and memoir for each herb, blending science and experience peppered with six decades of wisom from a careful oberver of poeple plants and herbal tradition." FINE- SOFTCOVER, Slight wear to soem of the cover edges.. Soft Cover. Fine-. Illus. by Peggy K.… Read more
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DEVELOPMENT OF OLDEST-OLD MORTALITY, 1950 -1990: Evidence From 28 Developed Countries.

by Kannisto, Vaino.

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1994
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9788778380159
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Odense University Press:, 1994. 108 pages, with 15 Tables and 11 Figures and 12 Annex Tables. "This monograph, is the first of a series that will analyze data contained in the Odesne Archive of Population Dta on Aging." FINE- HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NEW GENERATION VACCINES.

by Woodrow, Graeme C. And Myron M. Levine (edited by).

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1990
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9780824782078
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Marcel Dekker, Inc.: , 1990. 979 pages. "Although the use of recombinant DNA, monoclonal antibodies, and synthetic peptides constitutes the backbone of the high-technology approach to vaccine development, these techiques are not dealt with in abstraction but form the basis of much of the work reported for each of the vaccines. Other novel approaches thave emerged in the last… Read more
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THE CHAPERONINS.

by Ellis, R. John (edited by).

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1996
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Academic Press:, 1996. 323 pages. "The chaperonins may hae additional functions, such as the protecction of messenger RNA against degradation and obscure surface roles in some bacterical and animal cells. The chaperonin story is just beginning." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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ADP-RIBOSYLATION: Metabolic Effects And Regulatory Functions.

by Moss, Joel & Peter Zahradka (edited by).

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1994
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9780792329510
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Kluwer Academic Publishing:, 1994. 255 pages. "The contents of the individual chapters reflect the ideas of the contributors, many of whom have spent their careers attempting to resolve the biological functions of ADP-ribosylation." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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TUMOUR SUPPRESSOR GENES, THE CELL CYCLE AND CANCER.

by Levine, A. J. (Edited by)

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Published
1992
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9780879693695
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Cold Spring Harbbor Laboratory:, 1992. 225 pages. "Although the existence of tumor suppressor genes was first postulated more than 20 years ago, it has only been in the past 4-5 years that real insights into their identity and mode of action have emerged." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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GROWTH REGULATION BY NUCLEAR HORMONE RECEPTORS.

by Parker, M G.(Edited by).

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1992
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9780879693718
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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory:, 1992. 240 pages. "A major breakthrough in our understanding of steroid hormone action came about with the discovery of receptors for oestrogens in the 1960s by Gorki and Jensen and their colleagues, their work led to models for the mechanism by which sterioid hormones regulate gene expression in target tissue." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard… Read more
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