restricted access   Volume 46, Number 4, Autumn 2003

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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Notes to Contributors

p. iii

Volume 46 Index

pp. 611-616

Call for Papers

p. 617


Science and Medicine

Getting the Numbers Right: Statistical Mischief and Racial Profiling in Heart Failure Research

pp. 473-483

Ethics and Philosophy

Sick Autonomy

pp. 484-495

Individual Good and Common Good: A Communitarian Approach to Bioethics

pp. 496-507

Repeat Participation Among Normal Healthy Research Volunteers: Professional Guinea Pigs in Clinical Trials?

pp. 508-520

History and Biography

The Maligning of a Country Doctor

pp. 521-531

Prophet in His Own Country: Carlos Chagas and the Nobel Prize

pp. 532-549

The Rise of Peptic Ulcer, 1900-1950

pp. 550-566

Medical Education and Practice

Health Care in the Borderland

pp. 567-578

Culture and Society

College Physical Education: An Unrecognized Agent of Change in Combating Inactivity-Related Diseases

pp. 579-587

Mold: " Tsara'at, " Leviticus, and the History of a Confusion

pp. 588-591

Essay Review

The Politics of Health Care Policy: The United States in Comparative Perspective

pp. 592-599

Book Reviews

Synapses (review)

pp. 600-602

The Antibiotic Paradox: How the Misuse of Antibiotics Destroys Their Curative Powers (review)

pp. 603-604

Big Shot: Passion, Politics, and the Struggle for an AIDS Vaccine (review)

pp. 605-608

The Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Accommodating Pluralism (review)

pp. 608-610