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JAMA. 2003;290(10):1389-1390. doi:10.1001/jama.290.10.1389.
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AnatomyClinical Anatomy: An Illustrated Review With Questions and Explanations

by Richard S. Snell, 4th ed, 305 pp, with illus, soft cover, $31.95, ISBN 0-7817-4316-8, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004.
Biography, MemoirMountains Beyond Mountains
by Tracy Kidder, 317 pp, $25.95, ISBN 0-375-50616-0, New York, NY, Random House, 2003 (profile of Paul Farmer, MD, PhD).
Surgical Limits: The Life of Gordon Murray
by Shelley McKellar, 269 pp, with illus, $45, ISBN 0-8020-3739-9, Toronto, Ontario, University of Toronto Press, 2003.
BiochemistryHigh-Yield Biochemistry
by R. Bruce Wilcox, 2nd ed, 106 pp, with illus, soft cover, $19.95, ISBN 0-7817-4314-1, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004.
CancerExtravasation of Cytotoxic Agents: Compendium for Prevention and Management
by Ines Mader, Patrizia Fürst-Weger, Robert M. Mader, Elisabeth Semenitz, Robert Terkola, and Sabine Wassertheurer, translated from German by Birte Twisselmann, includes CD-ROM, 253 pp, $59.95, ISBN 3-211-83859-7, New York, NY, Springer/Wien/NewYork, 2003.
Fulfilling the Potential of Cancer Prevention and Early Detection
edited by Susan J. Curry, Tim Byers, and Maria Hewitt (National Cancer Policy Board, Institute of Medicine, National Research Council), 542 pp, with illus, $59.95, ISBN 0-309-08254-5, Washington, DC, National Academies Press, 2003 (full text available at http://www.nap.edu).
Racing to a Cure: A Cancer Victim Refuses Chemotherapy and Finds Tomorrow's Cures in Today's Scientific Laboratories
by Neil Ruzic, 406 pp, $29.95, ISBN 0-252-02867-8, Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 2003.
DermatologyAn Atlas of Surface Microscopy of Pigmented Skin Lesions: Dermoscopy
by Scott W. Menzies, Kerry A. Crotty, Christian Ingvar, and William H. McCarthy, 2nd ed, includes self-test CD-ROM, 175 pp, with illus, paper, $69.95, ISBN 0-07-471102-4, New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, 2003.
Common Skin Diseases in Children: Diagnosis and Management
edited by Dietrich Abeck, Walter Burgdorf, and Hansjoerg Cremer, 167 pp, with illus, $69.95, ISBN 3-7985-1389-9, Darmstadt, Germany, Steinkopff Verlag, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
Dermatology: Just the Facts
by Francisco A. Kerdel and Francisco Jimenez-Acosta, 339 pp, paper, $55, ISBN 0-07-139143-6, New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, 2003.
Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine, vols 1 & 2
edited by Irwin M. Freedberg, Arthur Z. Eisen, Klaus Wolff, K. Frank Austen, Lowell A. Goldsmith, and Stephen I. Katz, 6th ed, 2872 pp, with illus, $495, ISBN 0-07-138076-0, New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, 2003.
GeriatricsAging in Today's World: Conversations Between an Anthropologist and a Physician
by Renée Rose Shield and Stanley M. Aronson (Public Issues in Anthropological Perspective, vol 4), 248 pp, $29.95, ISBN 1-57181-420-5, New York, NY, Berghahn Books, 2003.
Journal of Intergenerational Relationships: Programs, Policy, and Research, vol 1, No. 1
edited by Sally Newman, 189 pp, with illus, $45 individuals, $75 institutions, $150 libraries, soft cover, ISBN 1535-0770, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Press, http://jir.ucsur.pitt.edu, 2003.
Health SystemsThe Company Doctor: Risk, Responsibility, and Corporate Professionalism
by Elaine Draper, 396 pp, $39.95, ISBN 0-87154-249-8, New York, NY, Russell Sage Foundation, 2003.
Redesigning the Medicare Contract: Politics, Markets, and Agency
by Edward F. Lawlor, 255 pp, $39, ISBN 0-226-47034-2, Chicago, Ill, University of Chicago Press, 2003.
HematologyClinical Aspects and Laboratory: Iron Metabolism, Anemias: Novel Concepts in the Anemias of Malignancies and Renal and Rheumatoid Diseases
by Manfred Wick, Wulf Pinggera, and Paul Lehmann, 5th ed, 219 pp, with illus, soft cover, $27.95, ISBN 3-211-00695-8, New York, NY, SpringerWienNewYork, 2003.
Infectious DiseaseCommunity-Acquired Pneumonia: A Plan Implementing National Guidelines at the Local Hospital Level
by Julio A. Ramirez, 68 pp, with illus, paper, $29.95, ISBN 0-7817-4483-0, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003.
Hunting the 1918 Flu: One Scientist's Search for a Killer Virus
by Kirsty Duncan, 297 pp, with illus, $35, ISBN 0-8020-8748-5, Toronto, Ontario, University of Toronto Press, 2003.
The New Killer Diseases: How the Alarming Evolution of Mutant Germs Threatens Us All
by Elinor Levy and Mark Fischetti, 272 pp, $24.95, ISBN 0-609-60994-7, New York, NY, Crown Publishers, 2003.
Prevention and Control of Nosocomial Infections
edited by Richard P. Wenzel, 4th ed, 642 pp, with illus, $149, ISBN 0-7817-3512-2, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003.
MedicineThe Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Case Reviews
edited by David L. Longworth, James K. Stoller, David M. Casey, and John K. Jewell, 304 pp, with illus, paper, $44.95, ISBN 0-7817-4266-8, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003.
Foundations of Evidence-Based Medicine
by Milos Jenicek, 392 pp, with illus, $89.95, ISBN 1-84214-193-7, Boca Raton, Fla, Parthenon Publishing Group, 2003.
New MediaClinical Information Systems: A Component-Based Approach
by Rudi Van de Velde and Patrice Degoulet (Health Informatics Series), 294 pp, with illus, $69.95, ISBN 0-387-95538-0, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
OphthalmologyRetinal and Choroidal Vascular Changes and Systemic Diseases in Rats: Corrosion Cast and Scanning Electron Microscopy
by Tsugio Amemiya, 80 pp, with illus, $79.95, ISBN 4-431-00612-5, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
PainProceedings of the 10th World Congress on Pain
edited by Jonathan O. Dostrovsky, Daniel B. Carr, and Martin Koltzenburg (Progress in Pain Research and Management, vol 24, International Association for the Study of Pain; San Diego, Calif, August 2002), 937 pp, with illus, $85, $64 members, ISBN 0-931092-46-9, Seattle, Wash, IASP Press, 2003.
The Handbook of Pain Management: The Patient's Right, the Profession's Responsibility--An Interface of Medicine and Law
by L. Jean Dunegan, edited by Bruce W. Walters, 2nd ed, 280 pp, paper, $28.95, ISBN 0-9654832-6-6, Ann Arbor, Mich, Dunewood Press, http://www.a2pain.com, 2002.
Study Companion for The Handbook of Pain Management: The Patient's Right, The Profession's Responsibility
—An Interface of Medicine and Law, by L. Jean Dunegan, 2nd ed, 50 pp, Ann Arbor, Mich, Dunewood Press, http://www.a2pain.com, 2002.
Public HealthGlobal Disease Eradication: The Race for the Last Child
by Cynthia A. Needham and Richard Canning, 196 pp, $39.95, ISBN 1-55581-225-2, Washington, DC, American Society for Microbiology Press, 2003 (histories of campaigns against malaria, smallpox, and polio, and a look forward).
Overcoming Violence Against Women and Girls: The International Campaign to Eradicate a Worldwide Problem
by Michael L. Penn and Rahel Nardos in collaboration with William S. Hatcher and Mary K. Radpour of the Authenticity Project, 254 pp, $75, ISBN 0-7425-2499-X, paper, $26.95, ISBN 0-7425-2500-7, Lanham, Md, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2003.
Risk, Culture, and Health Inequality: Shifting Perceptions of Danger and Blame
edited by Barbara Herr Harthorn and Laury Oaks, 241 pp, $67.95, ISBN 0-275-97869-9, Westport, Conn, Praeger, 2003.
StatisticsStatistics in Clinical Practice
by David Coggon, 2nd ed, 109 pp, with illus, paper, $24.95, ISBN 0-7279-1609-2, London, England, BMJ Books, 2003.
Statistics With Common Sense
by David Kault, 257 pp, with illus, $49.95, ISBN 0-313-32209-0, Westport, Conn, Greenwood Press, 2003.

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