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When doctors kill : who, why, and how

Author: Joshua A Perper; Stephen J Cina
Publisher: New York : Copernicus Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Some (especially our medical colleagues) may wonder why it is even worthwhile to raise the issue of killing by doctors. Concurrently, doctors and allied scientists have delved into the deep secrets  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua A Perper; Stephen J Cina
ISBN: 9781441913685 1441913688 9781441913692 1441913696
OCLC Number: 489634755
Description: xvi, 253 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Alpha Killers: three prolific murderous doctors --
America's contribution to medical mayhem --
International men of mystery: other medical murderers --
To catch a killer: investigating serial murders --
The nazi murders --
Hitler's "scientists" --
Made in Japan: unethical experiments --
Good old fashioned American ingenuity --
and evil --
Physician kill thyself: the story of Dr Gwinn E. Puig --
Libel plots against physicians --
Judge, jury, and doctor --
Trading treatment for terror --
Guilty until proven innocent --
Euthenasia, and assisted suicide: what would Hippocrates do? --
Malpractice or murder? --
It's all natural! --
Contagious caregivers --
Fictitious physicians: where has Marcus Welby gone? --
Doctors to the stars.
Responsibility: Joshua A. Perper, Stephen J. Cina.

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