Breakthrough! has ratings and 61 reviews. Jon Queijo is a medical journalist, and has the ability to take complex medical and scientific information and. Breakthrough!: How the 10 Greatest Discoveries in Medicine Saved Millions and Changed Our View of the World. by Jon Queijo. Publisher: PH Professional. In Breakthrough! How the 10 Greatest Discoveries in Medicine Saved Millions and Changed Our View of the World, Jon Queijo tells the hidden.
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Jon Queijo has been writing about science, medicine, and mental health for more than 25 years, in positions that include senior medical writer in the pharmaceutical industry, staff writer for the New England Journal of Medicine consumer publication Weekly Briefings, and staff writer for Bostonia magazine. We don’t recognize your username or password. The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is brewkthrough solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
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If You’re an Educator Preview this title online Additional order info. Description Why are you alive right now? Chances are, you owe your life to one of the remarkable medical discoveries in this book. Maybe it was vaccines.
Revolutionary medical breakthroughs like these haven’t just changed joh way we treat disease: This breakthrouggh dry history, or a dutiful account of famous names, dates, and Wikipedia-style facts. These are life-and-death mysteries, dramas of passionate, often-mocked individuals who stood their ground and were proven right.
Queijo presents the dramatic contexts of each discovery: Queijo explains every breakthrough clearly and simply, so readers can understand their immense importance even without any medical or scientific background.
He even presents recent milestones that have advanced these breakthroughs and sometimes led to stunning social consequences.
From germs to genetics, the ancient Hippocrates to the cutting edge, these are the stories that have changed the world and, quite likely, saved your hon. Reviews “This very well-written, cogent, and accessible book by freelance writer Queijo will be an important resource, especially for a lay audience.
Each of the ten medical discoveries mentioned in the title is really a chapter delimiting quijo history of medicine. Chapters range from The World’s First Physician: Especially useful for general readers, it also will be applicable in undergraduate education across a surprising range of disciplines.
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