False Hopes by Daniel Callahan
Why America's Quest for Perfect Health is a Recipe for Failure

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This ground-breaking book by one of the nation's leading experts on medical ethics, Daniel Callahan, traces the root cause of America's health-care crisis not to inefficient organization or waste, but rather to society's and the medical community's relentless quest for perfection.

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Daniel Callahan is Research Scholar and President Emeritus of the Hastings Center, a nonpartisan bioethics research center. He is the author or editor of many books, including, most recently, "Taming the Beloved Beast: How Medical Technology Costs Are Destroying Our Health Care System".
Published April 10, 1998 by Simon & Schuster. 336 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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