A cautionary study of drug-resistant disease cites indiscriminate antibiotic usage, global ecosystem disruption, and shortsighted approaches to disease control as the direct cause of emerging resistant diseases. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
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A must-read for anyone concerned about their health, the health of their loved ones, and the future of humanity. An authoritative, accessible, and extremely well-documented examination of the evolutionary arms race between human medicine and genetically-crafty microbes.Review:
...a fascinating and frightening exploration into the linked worlds of evolution and medicine. He argues, very persuasively, that neglecting an evolutionary approach to disease has undermined our long-term success in treating it. -- Publisher's Weekly
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Book Description Random House, Inc., 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110871563827