Best Sellers: Medicine, October 18, 2012

December 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Method of Medicine. Books 1–4
Harvard University Press
2011. ISBN 9780674996526. $24

2) Method of Medicine. Books 5–9
Harvard University Press
2011. ISBN 9780674996793. $24

3) The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards
Broad, William J.
Simon & Schuster
2012. ISBN 9781451641424. $26

4) Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination
Nelson, Alondra
University of Minnesota Press
2011. ISBN 9780816676484. $24.95

5) Tinderbox: How the West Sparked the AIDS Epidemic and How the World Can Finally Overcome It
Timberg, Craig
Penguin Group (USA)
2012. ISBN 9781594203275. $29.95

6) The AIDS Conspiracy: Science Fights Back
Nattrass, Nicoli
Columbia University Press
2012. ISBN 9780231149129. $34.50

7) Long Shot: Vaccines for National Defense
Hoyt, Kendall
Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674061583. $29.95

8) The Human Right to Health
Wolff, Jonathan
W.W. Norton
2012. ISBN 9780393063356. $23.95

9) How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America
Brawley, Otis Webb
St. Martin’s
2011. ISBN 9780312672973. $25.99

10) The Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating-Heart Cadavers—How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
Teresi, Dick
2012. ISBN 9780375423710. $26.95

11) AIDS at 30: A History
Harden, Victoria A.
Potomac Books
2012. ISBN 9781597972949. $29.95

12) American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic
Bristow, Nancy K.
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199811342. $34.95

13) Behind Closed Doors: IRBs and the Making of Ethical Research
Stark, Laura
University of Chicago Press
2012. ISBN 9780226770864. $85

14) Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care: The Inside Story of a Century-Long Battle
Altman, Stuart
2011. ISBN 9781616144562. $26

15) Contested Illnesses: Citizens Science and Health Social Movements
Brown, Phil
University of California Press
2012. ISBN 9780520270206. $70

16) Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History
Williams, Florence
W.W. Norton
2012. ISBN 9780393063189. $25.95

17) Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism
Hoberman, John
University of California Press
2012. ISBN 9780520248908. $65

18) Public Health for an Aging Society
Prohaska, Thomas R.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2012. ISBN 9781421404349. $75

19) The Battle over Health Care: What Obama’s Reform Means for America’s Future
Gibson, Rosemary
Rowman & Littlefield
2012. ISBN 9781442214491. $26

20) A Woman’s Disease: The History of Cervical Cancer
Löwy, Ilana
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199548811. $24.95

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