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The Resource For the good of mankind? : the shameful history of human medical experimentation, Vicki Oransky Wittenstein

For the good of mankind? : the shameful history of human medical experimentation, Vicki Oransky Wittenstein

Label
For the good of mankind? : the shameful history of human medical experimentation
Title
For the good of mankind?
Title remainder
the shameful history of human medical experimentation
Statement of responsibility
Vicki Oransky Wittenstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How do doctors balance the need to test new medicines and procedures with their ethical duty to protect the rights of human subjects? Take a harrowing journey through some of history's greatest medical advances and its most horrifying medical atrocities to discover how human suffering has gone hand in hand with medical advancement
Summary
Discusses the several medical advances that were achieved through unethical medical experimentation on humans
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10228525
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Wittenstein, Vicki O.
Dewey number
174.2/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 11-18
  • 1160L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
R853.H8
LC item number
W58 2014
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  • 1160
  • 1160
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.5
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Medical sciences
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Medical sciences
Target audience
adolescent
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the shameful history of human medical experimentation
Label
For the good of mankind? : the shameful history of human medical experimentation, Vicki Oransky Wittenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-92) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creating human guinea pigs -- Nazi crimes against humanity -- Exploitation in the name of war -- Shifting attitudes in the wake of scandal -- Can we safeguard human risks?
Control code
998836
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781467706599
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012043413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781467706599
Label
For the good of mankind? : the shameful history of human medical experimentation, Vicki Oransky Wittenstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-92) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creating human guinea pigs -- Nazi crimes against humanity -- Exploitation in the name of war -- Shifting attitudes in the wake of scandal -- Can we safeguard human risks?
Control code
998836
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781467706599
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012043413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781467706599

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