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The Resource Overdiagnosed : making people sick in the pursuit of health, H. Gilbert Welch, Lisa Schwartz, Steven Woloshin

Overdiagnosed : making people sick in the pursuit of health, H. Gilbert Welch, Lisa Schwartz, Steven Woloshin

Label
Overdiagnosed : making people sick in the pursuit of health
Title
Overdiagnosed
Title remainder
making people sick in the pursuit of health
Statement of responsibility
H. Gilbert Welch, Lisa Schwartz, Steven Woloshin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Suggests that the medical profession is heavily bent on aggressive diagnosis and treatment and argues that this zealous system of overtesting and overdiagnosing needs to change in order to save time, money, and pain
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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381428
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Welch, H. Gilbert
Dewey number
616.0754
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Schwartz, Lisa
  • Woloshin, Steve
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True
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  • Diagnostic errors
  • Medical misconceptions
  • Medical screening
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
  • Early Diagnosis
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Health Policy
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
making people sick in the pursuit of health
Label
Overdiagnosed : making people sick in the pursuit of health, H. Gilbert Welch, Lisa Schwartz, Steven Woloshin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
800535
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780807022009
Lccn
2010037078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807022009
  • (DNLM)101539148
Label
Overdiagnosed : making people sick in the pursuit of health, H. Gilbert Welch, Lisa Schwartz, Steven Woloshin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
800535
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780807022009
Lccn
2010037078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780807022009
  • (DNLM)101539148

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