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"Images of Memorable Cases: 50 Years at the Bedside" icon

Images of Memorable Cases: 50 Years at the Bedside

This is a free, open textbook that is part of the Connexions collection at Rice University. According to the authors, "When sophisticated medical technology became available in the 1970s, it established diagnoses with unprecedented speed and accuracy. But it also affected the practice and teaching of medicine, shifting focus from the bedside to the laboratory and giving rise to a laboratory-oriented rather than a patient-oriented mindset. As a...

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