Title The Cambridge history of medicine / edited by Roy Porter
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  610.9 C178 2006    AVAILABLE    30550100392883
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  R131 C178 2006    DUE 02-01-22    30530000840801
Descript vi, 408 p. : maps ; 22 cm
Note Rev. ed. of : The Cambridge illustrated history of medicine, 1996
Contents: The history of disease / Kenneth F. Kiple -- The rise of medicine / Vivian Nutton -- What is disease? / Roy Porter -- Primary care / Edward Shorter -- Medical science / Roy Porter -- Hospitals and surgery / Roy Porter -- Drug treatment and the rise of pharmacology / Miles Weatherall -- Mental illness / Roy Porter -- Medicine, society, and the state / John Pickstone -- Looking to the future (1996) / Geoff Watts -- Addendum: Looking to the future revisited / Geoff Watts
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-382) and indexes
Subject Medicine -- History
Alt Author Porter, Roy, 1946-2002
Alt Title History of medicine