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Service, Integrity, and Advocacy



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Integrity & Trust in Medicine

Our Daily Meds by Melody Petersen

Hooked by Howard Brody

On the Take: How Medicine’s Complicity with Big Business Can Endanger Your Health by Jerome Kassirer

Equitable, Affordable Health Care for All

Sick by Jonathan Cohn

A Second Opinion by Arnold Relman

Patient Safety, Systems Improvement, Better Care

Talking to Your Doctor: A Patient’s Guide to Communication in the Exam Room and Beyond by Zackary Berger

Insourced: How Importing Jobs Impacts the Healthcare Crisis Here and Abroad by Kate Tulenko

Better by Atul Gawande

Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine is Making us Sicker and Poorer by Shannon Brownlee

Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes that Kill and Injure Millions of Americans by Rosemary Gibson and Janardan Prasad Singh

Civic Engagement

The Upstream Doctors: Medical Innovators Track Sickness to its Source by Rishi Manchanda

The DeMarco Factor by Michael Pertschuk

White Coat, Clenched Fist by Fitzhugh Mullan

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