Best Sellers: Medicine, February 16, 2012

April 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Pox: An American History
Willrich, Michael
Penguin Books: Penguin Group (USA)
2011. ISBN 9781594202865. $27.95

2) Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do About It
Epstein, Paul R., M.D.
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520269095. $29.95

3) Remedy and Reaction: The Peculiar American Struggle over Health Care Reform
Starr, Paul
Yale University Press
2011. ISBN 9780300171099. $28.50

4) The Origins of AIDS
Pepin, Jacques
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9781107006638. $85

5) Africa in the Time of Cholera: A History of Pandemics from 1817 to the Present
Echenberg, Myron
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9781107001497. $85

6) Disease Maps: Epidemics on the Ground
Koch, Tom
University of Chicago Press
2011. ISBN 9780226449357. $45

7) Epidemiology and the People’s Health: Theory and Context
Krieger, Nancy
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780195383874. $39.95

8) What’s Gotten into Us? Staying Healthy in a Toxic World
Jenkins, McKay
Random House
2011. ISBN 9781400068036. $26

9) Eradication: Ridding the World of Diseases Forever?
Stepan, Nancy Leys
Cornell University Press
2011. ISBN 9780801450587. $39.95

10) The Dose Makes the Poison: A Plain-Language Guide to Toxicology
Frank, Patricia
John Wiley
2011. ISBN 9780470381120. $29.95

11) Wrong Medicine: Doctors, Patients, and Futile Treatment
Schneiderman, Lawrence J., M.D.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2011. ISBN 9780801898501. $60

12) Public Health Ethics: Key Concepts and Issues in Policy and Practice
Dawson, Angus
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521689366. $49

13) Reforming America’s Health Care System: The Flawed Vision of Obamacare
Atlas, Scott W., M.D.
Hoover Institution Press
2010. ISBN 9780817912741. $19.95

14) The Quest for the Cure: The Science and Stories Behind the Next Generation of Medicines
Stockwell, Brent R.
Columbia University Press
2011. ISBN 9780231152129. $27.95

15) Putting a Name to It: Diagnosis in Contemporary Society
Jutel, Annemarie Goldstein
Johns Hopkins University Press
2011. ISBN 9781421400679. $45

16) Inside National Health Reform
McDonough, John E.
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520270190. $34.95

17) Making the Mexican Diabetic: Race, Science, and the Genetics of Inequality
Montoya, Michael J.
University of California Press
2011. ISBN 9780520267305. $60

18) Conscientious Objection in Health Care: An Ethical Analysis
Wicclair, Mark R.
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521514316. $90

19) Haiti After the Earthquake
Farmer, Paul
Public Affairs: Perseus
2011. ISBN 9781586489731. $27.99

20) The Athlete’s Clock: How Biology and Time Affect Sport Performance
Rowland, Thomas W., M.D.
Human Kinetics
2011. ISBN 9780736082747. $19.95

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