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JAMA. 2003;289(12):1574-1575. doi:10.1001/jama.289.12.1574-a.
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Alternative and Complementary MedicineBotanical Medicine: The Desk Reference for Major Herbal Supplements

by Dennis J. McKenna, Kenneth Jones, and Kerry Hughes with Sheila Humphrey, 2nd ed, 1138 pp, $169.95, ISBN 0-7890-1265-0, paper, $79.95, ISBN 0-7890-1266-9, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Herbal Press, 2002.
Future Medicine: Ethical Dilemmas, Regulatory Challenges, and Therapeutic Pathways to Health Care and Healing in Human Transformation
by Michael H. Cohen, 359 pp, $57.50, ISBN 0-472-11281-3, paper, $24.59, ISBN 0-472-08889-0, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, 2003.
CardiologyManagement of Acute Coronary Syndromes
edited by Christopher P. Cannon, 2nd ed (Contemporary Cardiology), 781 pp, with illus, $135, ISBN 1-58829-130-8, paper, $99.50, ISBN 1-58829-309-2, Totowa, NJ, Humana Press, 2003.
Clinical Laboratory MedicineBlood Banking and Transfusion Medicine: Basic Principles and Practice
by Christopher D. Hillyer, Leslie E. Silberstein, Paul M. Ness, and Kenneth C. Anderson, 624 pp, $149, ISBN 0-443-06542-X, Philadelphia, Pa, Churchill Livingstone, 2003.
EthicsEthical Wills: Putting Your Values on Paper
by Barry K. Baines (A Life Institute Book), 133 pp, paper, $13, ISBN 0-7382-0611-3, Cambridge, Mass, Perseus Publishing, 2002.
In the Wake of Terror: Medicine and Morality in a Time of Crisis
by Jonathan D. Moreno (Basic Bioethics, vol 7), 218 pp, $24.95, ISBN 0-262-13428-4, Cambridge, Mass, MIT Press, 2003.
Life's Worth: The Case Against Assisted Suicide
by Arthur J. Dyck (Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity Critical Issues in Bioethics Series), 110 pp, paper, $20, ISBN 0-8028-4594-0, Grand Rapids, Mich, William B Eerdmans Publishing Co, 2002.
The Silent World of Doctor and Patient
by Jay Katz with a new foreword by Alexander Morgan Capron, 263 pp, paper, $18.95, ISBN 0-8018-5780-5, Baltimore, Md, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1984, 2002.
GeneticsThe Delphic Boat: What Genomes Tell Us
by Antoine Danchin, translated from the French by Alison Quayle, 384 pp, $35, ISBN 0-674-00930-4, Cambridge, Mass, Harvard University Press, 2002.
The Genetic Basis of Common Diseases
edited by Richard A. King, Jerome I. Rotter, and Arno G. Motulsky, 2nd ed (Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics, No. 44), 1076 pp, with illus, $195, ISBN 0-19-512582-7, New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 2002.
Health SystemsRunning in Place: How the Medicaid Model Falls Short, and What to Do About It
by Eliot Fishman (The Devolution Revolution), 78 pp, paper, $14.95, ISBN 0-87078-477-3, New York, NY, Century Foundation Press, 2002.
HistoryGastroenterology and Hepatology at the Mount Sinai Hospital 1852-2000
edited by Jeremy Hugh Baron and Henry D. Janowitz, 226 pp, with illus, paper, $100, ISBN 0-9719009-0-6, New York, NY, Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine, 2002.
Plants, Patients, and the Historian: (Re)membering in the Age of Genetic Engineering
by Paolo Palladino (Encounters: Cultural History Series), 260 pp, with illus, $65, ISBN 0-8135-3237-X, paper, $30, ISBN 0-8135-3238-8, Piscataway, NJ, Rutgers University Press, 2003.
ImagingImaging in Paediatric Urology
by W. Becker, J. Meller, H. Zappel, A. Leenen, and F. Seseke, 251 pp, with illus, $169, ISBN 3-540-43348-1, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
MRI Atlas of Orthopedics and Traumatology of the Knee
by Peter Teller, Hermann König, Ulrich Weber, and Peter Hertel, 288 pp, with illus, $119, ISBN 3-540-44034-8, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2002.
Venous Catheters: A Practical Manual
edited by Philip C. Pieters, Jaime Tisnado, and Matthew A. Mauro, 316 pp, with illus, $89, ISBN 0-86577-921-X, New York, NY, Thieme, 2003.
Infectious DiseaseHow the Cows Turned Mad
by Maxime Schwartz, translated from the French by Edward Schneider, 248 pp, $24.95, ISBN 0-520-23531-2, Berkeley, University of California Press, 2001, 2003.
Manson's Tropical Diseases
by Gordon C. Cook and Alimuddin I. Zumla, 21st ed, 1847 pp, with illus, $179, ISBN 0-7020-2640-9, New York, NY, WB Saunders, 2003.
Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
edited by Sarah S. Long, Larry K. Pickering, and Charles G. Prober, 2nd ed, 1680 pp, with illus, $195, ISBN 0-443-06567-5, New York, NY, Churchill Livingstone, 2003.
MiscellaneousParish Nurses, Health Care Chaplains, and Community Clergy: Navigating the Maze of Professional Relationships
edited by Larry VandeCreek and Sue Mooney, 263 pp, $49.95, ISBN 0-7890-1617-6, paper, $24.95, ISBN 0-7890-1618-4, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Press, 2002.
A Practical Guide to Hospital Ministry: Healing Ways
by Junietta Baker McCall, 317 pp, $59.95, ISBN 0-7890-1211-1, paper, $34.95, ISBN 0-7890-1212-X, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Pastoral Press, 2002.
NeurologyDiseases of the Nervous System: Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutic Principles, vols 1 & 2
edited by Arthur K. Asbury, Guy M. McKhann, W. Ian McDonald, Peter J. Goadsby, and Justin C. McArthur, 3rd ed, in slipcase, 2192 pp, with illus, $375, ISBN 0-521-79351-3, New York, NY, Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence: A Clinician's Approach
edited by H. Royden Jones, Jr, Darryl C. De Vivo, and Basil T. Darras, 1323 pp, with illus, $285, ISBN 0-7506-7190-4, Burlington, Mass, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2003.
Stroke-Vascular Diseases
edited by W. W. Fleischhacker and D. J. Brooks, 147 pp, with illus, $99, ISBN 3-211-83867-8, New York, NY, SpringerWienNewYork, 2002.
New MediaInformation Retrieval: A Health and Biomedical Perspective
by Williams R. Hersh, 2nd ed (Health Informatics Series), 517 pp, $89.95, ISBN 0-387-95522-4, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
Medical Data Management: A Practical Guide
by Florian Leiner, Wilhelm Gaus, Reinhold Haux, and Petra Knaup-Gregori (Health Informatics Series), 201 pp, $89.95, ISBN 0-387-95594-1, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2002.
Pharmacology-TherapeuticsPatient Drug Facts 2003: For Patients Who Want to Know More
edited by Teri H. Burnham, 1773 pp, paper, $19.95, ISBN 1-57439-160-7, St Louis, Mo, Facts & Comparisons, 2003.
Stockley's Drug Interactions: A Source Book of Interactions, Their Mechanisms, Clinical Importance and Management
edited by Ivan H. Stockley, 6th ed, 1080 pp, $135, ISBN 0-85369-504-0, London, England, Pharmaceutical Press, 2002.
Primary CareFracture Management for Primary Care
by M. Patrice Eiff, Robert L. Hatch, and Walter L. Calmbach, 2nd ed, 398 pp, with illus, paper, $54.95, ISBN 0-7216-9344-X, Philadelphia, Pa, Saunders, 2003.
PsychiatryConcise Guide to Anxiety Disorders
by Eric Hollander and Daphne Simeon, 252 pp, paper, $27.95, ISBN 1-58562-080-7, Washington, DC, American Psychiatric Publishing, 2003.
Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology
by Alan F. Schatzberg, Jonathan O. Cole, and Charles DeBattista, 4th ed, 700 pp, paper, $59, ISBN 0-88048-865-4, Washington, DC, American Psychiatric Publishing, 2003.
Mental Health and Productivity in the Workplace: A Handbook for Organizations and Clinicians
edited by Jeffrey P. Kahn and Alan M. Langlieb, 618 pp, $75, ISBN 0-7879-6215-5, San Francisco, Calif, Jossey-Bass, 2003.
Public HealthEpidemiology for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Professionals
by Richard E. Miller, 457 pp, $69.95, ISBN 0-7890-1598-6, paper, $44.95, ISBN 0-7890-1599-4, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Press, 2002.
Prevention Effectiveness: A Guide to Decision Analysis and Economic Evaluation
edited by Anne C. Haddux, Steven M. Teutsch, and Phaedra S. Corso, 2nd ed, 264 pp, $39.95, ISBN 0-19-514897-5, New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 2003.
ReferenceMedical Abbreviations: 24,000 Conveniences at the Expense of Communications and Safety
by Neil M. Davis, 11th ed, 430 pp, also available for Palm OS and Pocket PC, paper, $24.95, ISBN 0-931431-11-5, Huntingdon Valley, Pa, Neil M Davis Associates, http://www.medabbrev.com, 2003.


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