Druin Burch - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 304 pages
A tearaway young man from Norfolk, Astley Cooper (1768-1841) became the world's richest and most famous surgeon. Admired from afar by the Brontės and up close by his student ...
Paul Starr - Medical - 1982 - 514 pages
Examines the rise of the doctor's control over the health-care system and discusses the threat of new health-care conglomerates to the practitioners' dominance of the system
David Rosner - History - 2004 - 248 pages
An account of dramatic changes in hospital care in turn-of-the-century New York, first published in 1982.