Excellent! An interesting look at how culture shapes medical systems and the reasons why the US system of health care is among the most over treated and expensive in the world. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Paul L. Alford
Great Read. Very Insightful and a must for people interested in how people and doctors approach medical problems in EuropePublished 14 months ago by Waqaas Ahmed Bhutta
Great book to own. Slightly outdated but overall it captures the medical perspectives from the different countries represented very well.Published 18 months ago by Seattle_123
We were assigned this as a book for a grad school course. The current edition is from the 1990s. Some things haven't changed, but others have and the book really needs an update to... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Heather Holmes
This short book shows how medicine is influenced by culture and how your treatment for a particular disease might change depending on what country you are in. Read morePublished on April 4, 2013 by A Reader
Very interesting book. I had no expectations at the beginning of the book and read with open interest. Read morePublished on October 9, 2011 by peg
Is Medical science & technology really universal and the same around the globe?
The book shows how medicine is heavily influenced by culture. Read more