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Contents Introduction 3 PART I. Clinical Iatrogenesis 1. The Epidemics of Modern
Medicine 13 Doctors' Effectiveness — an Illusion Useless Medical Treatment
Doctor- Inflicted Injuries Defenseless Patients PART II. Social Iatrogenesis 2.
Such attempts to avoid litigation and prosecution may now do more damage than
any other iatrogenic stimulus. On a second level,70 medical practice sponsors
sickness by reinforcing a morbid society that encourages people to become ...
Social Iatrogenesis Medicine undermines health not only through direct
aggression against individuals but also through the impact of its social
organization on the total milieu. When medical damage to individual health is
produced by a ...
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The most explosive, uncompromising, thoroughly researched attack on the gravest health hazard we face today: our medical system. In this landmark book, one of the most brilliant social critics of our ... Read full review
The Medicalization of Life
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