Losing My Patience: Why I Quit the Medical Game

Gegensatz Press
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The accessible, conversational autobiography of a successful physician who left his private practice because of the cruel realities of the American health care system.
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Publisher
Gegensatz Press
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Published on
Jul 14, 2009
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Pages
255
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ISBN
9781933237220
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Medical (incl. Patients)
Medical / Endocrinology & Metabolism
Medical / Health Care Delivery
Medical / Health Policy
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This content is DRM protected.
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