Moving Mountains: A Socratic Challenge to the Theory and by Michel Accad

By Michel Accad

drugs has develop into more and more depersonalized. sufferers whinge of being taken care of like numbers. medical professionals resent being cogs in a fancy healthcare process. but enthusiasm continues to be in the excessive towers of academia, the halls of presidency, and the company boardrooms of insurance firms, for a brand new scientific box often called “population medicine.” inhabitants drugs seeks to enhance “population overall healthiness” and offers an formidable software based on intricate theories built during the last few decades.

Moving Mountains presents a hugely unique serious exam of the speculation and perform of inhabitants medicine. Author Michel Accad, MD, masterfully immerses the reader in an imaginary yet academically rigorous discussion among the thinker Socrates and Dr. Geoffrey Rose, one of many significant architects of inhabitants medication. This stimulating highbrow joust, which questions the price and knowledge of “shifting” inhabitants curves, offers the reader with detailed insights concerning key historic and theoretical advancements that hardly ever obtain recognition in mainstream scientific journals. This publication could be of serious curiosity to any reader serious about healthcare. It can be of specific attract clinical and public well-being scholars, in addition to to healthcare pros, together with lecturers open to a difficult perspective.

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