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Dark Remedy The Impact of Thalidomide and Its Revival As a Vital Medicine

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ISBN-10: 0738205907

ISBN-13: 9780738205908

Edition: 2001

Authors: Trent D. Stephens, Rock Brynner

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In this medical detective story, Trent Stephens and Rock Brynner recount the history of thalidomide, from the epidemic of birth defects in the 1960s to the present day.
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Book details

List price: $19.99
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication date: 12/27/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.484

Dr. Trent Stephens holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Zoology from Brigham Young University and a Ph.D. in anatomy from the University of Pennsylvania. Trent teaches human anatomy, neuroanatomy, and embryology. His skill as a biological illustrator has greatly influenced every illustration in his texts.

Preface
Prologue
An Uncertain Utopia
The Epidemic
The United States in Peril
The Aftermath
Moral Justice and the Press
Reforming the FDA
Children's Voices, Strong and Clear
Lazarus Rises
The HIV Connection
Thalidomide Approved
The Mechanism of Action
One Patient's Account
Thalidomide and Hippocrates
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index