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The Goose That Laid The Golden Egg: Accutane - the truth that had to be told

In 2001 Hoffman-La Roche's drug Accutane was selling in its billions worldwide as a treatment for acne. For those who suffered from extreme scarring acne, it was something of a miraculous treatment, however evidence started to mount that for others it was a death sentence. Over the next few years it was estimated that between 300 and 3,000 young people being prescribed Accutane since its launch had committed suicide or killed others. In 2001 the father of young man in Ireland who had committed suicide approached Dr. Doug Bremner as Professor of Psychiatry & Radiology at Emory University to see if he could find a causal link between the drug and depression…

Submitted:Jul 18, 2011
Author:Doug Bremner
Brand:CreateSpace
Total comments:0
Category:Medical Ethics
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jul 18, 2011

Amazon.com: The Goose That Laid The Golden Egg: Accutane - the truth that had to be told (9781463648817): Doug Bremner: Books

Amazon.com: The Goose That Laid The Golden Egg: Accutane - the truth that had to be told (9781463648817): Doug Bremner: Books

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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2011 (First Aid USMLE)

The #1 selling medical review book in the world -- updated with the latest must-know facts and test-taking strategies for the USMLE Step 1

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"This book manages to fit two years worth of medical school content into one review book....This book is extremely helpful in preparing for the USMLE Step 1 exam. It is concise enough to use to prepare for the exam in a reasonable amount of time without omitting important information…

Submitted:Jan 4, 2011
Author:Tao Le
Brand:McGraw-Hill Medical
Total comments:0
Category:Test Preparation & Review
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jan 4, 2011

#5: First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2011 (First Aid USMLE)

First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2011 (First Aid USMLE) by Tao Le, Vikas Bhushan, Juliana Tolles 14 days in the top 100 (1)Buy new: $45.00 $24.75 16 used & new from $24.75(Visit the Bestsellers in Books list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)

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Principles & Practice Of ICD-10 Coding

The traditional emphasis in medical records management around the world has been on what data to get, and not on how to get it. The more efficient health information systems of today, however, are interested in what data to get, how to get it, and how to synthesize these data into an understanding of the patient's total situation. Disease classification and coding is the principal tool used by medical records personnel to accomplish this, and is, therefore a skill, which the effective healthcare managers, medical records administrators, clinical statisticians, statistical technicians, and medical transcriptionists also must master…

Submitted:Jun 14, 2010
Author:Dhirendra Verma & Ali Mohamed El-Sayed
Brand:Rochak Publishing
Total comments:0
Category:Internal Medicine
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jun 14, 2010

Amazon.com: Principles & Practice Of ICD-10 Coding (9788

Amazon.com: Principles & Practice Of ICD-10 Coding (9788190381222): Dhirendra Verma & Ali Mohamed El-Sayed: Books

1 diggs • 0 comments • Oct 19, 2011

Amazon.com: Principles & Practice Of ICD-10 Coding (9788190381222): Dhirendra Verma & Ali Mohamed El-Sayed: Books

Amazon.com: Principles & Practice Of ICD-10 Coding (9788190381222): Dhirendra Verma & Ali Mohamed El-Sayed: Books

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Cell Adhesion and Cytoskeletal Molecules in Metastasis (Cancer Metastasis - Biology and Treatment)

This volume highlights the expression of specific adhesion molecules within human cancer tissues. It details the expression signatures from published DNA microarray and immunohistochemistry studies. Coverage discusses the concept that the alteration of specific adhesion molecules influence the cancer migration ability and cancer damage responses, both features are essential for the survival of an invading tumor cell…

Submitted:Jul 16, 2009
Brand:Springer
Total comments:1
Category:Internal Medicine
2 diggs • 1 comment • Jul 16, 2009

Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: Cell Adhesion and Cytoskeletal

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