Coverart for item
The Resource Taming the beloved beast : how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system, Daniel Callahan

Taming the beloved beast : how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system, Daniel Callahan

Label
Taming the beloved beast : how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system
Title
Taming the beloved beast
Title remainder
how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Callahan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Callahan, Daniel
Dewey number
338.4/33621
Index
index present
LC call number
RA410.53
LC item number
.C353 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 L-881
  • W 74 AA1
NLM item number
C156t 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical care, Cost of
  • Medical technology
Label
Taming the beloved beast : how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system, Daniel Callahan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Medicare on the ropes -- Taming the beloved beast : medical technology -- Getting serious about costs and technology -- Competition : the fix that will fail -- The cohabitation of medicine and commerce -- "Medical necessity" : an all-but-useless concept -- Redefining "medical necessity" : from individual good to common good -- Getting out from under : the politics of pain
Control code
ocn299126310
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 267 p.
Isbn
9780691142364
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001503
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o299126310
  • (OCoLC)299126310
Label
Taming the beloved beast : how medical technology costs are destroying our health care system, Daniel Callahan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Medicare on the ropes -- Taming the beloved beast : medical technology -- Getting serious about costs and technology -- Competition : the fix that will fail -- The cohabitation of medicine and commerce -- "Medical necessity" : an all-but-useless concept -- Redefining "medical necessity" : from individual good to common good -- Getting out from under : the politics of pain
Control code
ocn299126310
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 267 p.
Isbn
9780691142364
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001503
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o299126310
  • (OCoLC)299126310

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974000 -88.45785
Processing Feedback ...