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JAMA. 2003;290(14):1927. doi:10.1001/jama.290.14.1927.
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AnatomyClinical Anatomy

by Richard S. Snell, 7th ed, 1012 pp, with illus, paper, $59.95, ISBN 0-7817-4315-X, Philadephia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004.
Biography, MemoirExcerpts From a Family Medical Dictionary
by Rebecca Brown, 113 pp, $19.95, ISBN 0-299-18970-8, Madison, Wisc, University of Wisconsin Press, 2003 (account of caring for mother with terminal cancer).
Sickened: The Memoir of a Munchausen by Proxy Childhood
by Julie Gregory, 268 pp, $24.95, ISBN 0-553-80307-7, New York, NY, Bantam Books, 2003.
CardiologyAcute Coronary Syndromes: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease
edited by Pierre Théroux, 752 pp, with illus, $149, ISBN 0-7216-9613-9, Philadelphia, Pa, Saunders, 2003.
Coronary Artery Disease: Genes, Drugs and the Agricultural Connection
by Ole Færgeman, 182 pp, paper, $35, ISBN 0-444-51396-5, Philadelphia, Pa, Elsevier, 2003.
EndocrinologyEndocrine and Reproductive Systems
by Stephan Sanders and Madeleine Debuse, 2nd ed (Crash Course), 278 pp, with illus, paper, $24, ISBN 0-7234-3245-7, St Louis, Mo, Mosby, 2003.
Environmental HealthPlan B: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble
by Lester R. Brown (Earth Policy Institute), 272 pp, $27.95, ISBN 0-393-05859-X, paper, $15.95, ISBN 0-393-32523-7, New York, NY, WW Norton & Co, 2003.
GeriatricsMental Health and Spirituality in Later Life
by Elizabeth MacKinlay, 154 pp, with illus, $39.95, ISBN 0-7890-2122-6, paper, $24.95, ISBN 0-7890-2123-4, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Pastoral Press, 2002.
Physical Environments and Aging: Critical Contributions of M. Powell Lawton to Theory and Practice
edited by Rick J. Scheidt and Paul G. Windley, 155 pp, with illus, $49.95, ISBN 0-7890-2006-8, paper, $29.95, ISBN 0-7890-2007-6, Binghamton, NY, Haworth Press, 2003.
Health SystemsExpanding the Boundaries of Health and Social Science: Case Studies in Interdisciplinary Innovation
edited by Frank Kessel, Patricia L. Rosenfield, and Norman B. Anderson, 430 pp, $65, ISBN 0-19-515379-0, New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 2003.
Frontiers in Health Policy Research
edited by David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber (National Bureau of Economic Research, vol 6), 142 pp, with illus, paper, $30, ISBN 0-262-53205-0, Cambridge, Mass, MIT Press, 2003.
Managed Care and Monopoly Power: The Antitrust Challenge
by Deborah Haas-Wilson, 238 pp, $45, ISBN 0-674-01052-3, Cambridge, Mass, Harvard University Press, 2003.
Measuring the Gains From Medical Research: An Economic Approach
edited by Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel (conference, Washington, DC, December 1999), 263 pp, with illus, $27.50, ISBN 0-226-55178-4, Chicago, Ill, University of Chicago Press, 2003.
Saving Lives and Saving Money: Transforming Health and Healthcare
by Newt Gingrich with Dana Pavey and Anne Woodbury, 308 pp, with illus, paper, $24.95, ISBN 0-9705485-4-0, Washington, DC, The Alexis de Tocqueville Institution, 2003.
ImmunologyCellular and Molecular Immunology
by Abul K. Abbas and Andrew H. Lichtman, 5th ed, 562 pp, with illus, paper, $27, ISBN 0-7216-0008-5, Philadelphia, Pa, Saunders, 2003.
Infectious DiseaseMicrobiology and Infection: A Clinical Core Text for Integrated Curricula With Self-Assessment
by T. J. J. Inglis (Master Medicine), 294 pp, paper, $29.95, ISBN 0-4430-7095-4, New York, NY, Churchill Livingstone, 2003.
MedicineClinical Examination
by Owen Epstein, G. David Perkin, John Cookson, and David P. de Bono, 3rd ed, 424 pp, with illus, paper, $59.95, ISBN 0-7234-3229-5, St Louis, Mo, Mosby, 2003.
Ferri's Clinical Advisor: Instant Diagnosis and Treatment, 2004
edited by Fred F. Ferri, 1537 pp, with illus, $59.95, ISBN 0-323-022668-0, St Louis, Mo, Mosby, 2004.
Handbook of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
edited by Leonard A. Jason, Patricia A. Fennell, and Renée Taylor, 794 pp, with illus, $90, ISBN 0-471-41512-X, New York, NY, John Wiley & Sons, 2003.
MiscellaneousChase, Chance, and Creativity: The Lucky Art of Novelty
by James H. Austin, 238 pp, with illus, paper, $18.95, ISBN 0-262-51135-5, Cambridge, Mass, MIT Press, 1978, 2003 (on chance and creativity in biomedical research by a neurologist).
NeurologyHow the Brain Creates the Mind: The Function of the Dream
by Milton M. Ashley, 288 pp, paper, $25, ISBN 0-9701362-0-X, Bellevue, Wash, Milton M. Ashley, MD, E-mail: mma@u.washington.edu, 2003.
Neurologic Emergencies: A Symptom-Oriented Approach
by Greg L. Henry, Andy Jagoda, Neal E. Little, and Thomas R. Pellegrino, 346 pp, with illus, paper, $59.95, ISBN 0-07-140292-6, New York, NY, McGraw-Hill, 2003.
The Parallel Brain: The Cognitive Neuroscience of the Corpus Callosum
edited by Eran Zaidel and Marco Iacobini (Issues in Clinical and Cognitive Neuropsychology), 551 pp, with illus, $95, ISBN 0-262-24044-0, Cambridge, Mass, A Bradford Book/MIT Press, 2003.
Women With Epilepsy: A Hanbook of Health and Treatment Issues
edited by Martha J. Morrell and Kerry Flynn, 297 pp, with illus, $80, ISBN 0-521-65224-3, paper, $30, ISBN 0-521-65541-2, New York, NY, Cambridge University Press, 2003.
OrthopedicsEssential Orthopaedics and Trauma
by David J. Dandy and Dennis J. Edwards, 4th ed, 459 pp, with illus, paper, $45.95, ISBN 0-443-07213-2, New York, NY, Churchill Livingstone, 2003.
Joint Replacement Arthroplasty
edited by Bernard F. Morrey, 3rd ed, 1192 pp, with illus, $249, ISBN 0-443-06617-5, Philadelphia, Pa, Churchill Livingstone, 2003.
PediatricsNelson Textbook of Pediatrics 17th edition
edited by Richard E. Behrman, Robert M. Kliegman, and Hal B. Jenson, includes 2618-pp textbook with illus, CD-ROM, and access to http://www.nelsonpediatrics.com, $189, ISBN 0-7216-0390-4, Philadelphia, Pa, Saunders, 2004.
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics
edited by Richard E. Behrman, Robert M. Kliegman, and Hal B. Jenson, 17th ed, 2618 pp, with illus, includes CD-ROM $129, ISBN 0-7216-9556-6; CD-ROM alone, minimum requirements: 2x CD-drive, 800x600 VGA monitor, thousands of colors (16-bit), Internet connection, Win 98, Pentium based PC, 32 MB RAM or Mac OS9, 64 MB RAM, $129, ISBN 0-7216-0389-0, Philadelphia, Pa, Saunders, 2004.
Pharmacology-TherapeuticsProgress in Drug Research, vol 60
edited by Ernst Jucker, 364 pp, with illus, $249, ISBN 3-7643-6987-6, Boston, Mass, Birkhäuser Verlag, 2003.
PsychiatryRisk and Protective Factors in Schizophrenia: Towards a Conceptual Model of the Disease Process
edited by Heinz Häfner, 331 pp, with illus, $99, ISBN 3-7985-1365-1, Darmstadt, Germany, Steinkopff Verlag, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag, 2002.
Public HealthEpidemiologic Methods: Studying the Occurrence of Illness
by Thomas D. Koepsell and Noel S. Weiss, 513 pp, with illus, $49.95, ISBN 0-19-515078-3, New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 2003.


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