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After reporting in newspaper stories and articles about their experiences in the People's Republic of China, the Sidels have now written a more comprehensive account of their travel observations. The book is based on two visits to China at the invitation of the Chinese Medical Association during the fall of 1971 and in 1972, for a total of about seven weeks.
Their backgrounds (Dr. Sidel specializes in social medicine, and his wife is a psychiatric social worker) and their official and repeated stays in China during this period of sporadic contacts give their descriptions detail and authoritativeness unmatched by other
Serve the People. Observations on Medicine in the People's Republic of China.. Ann Intern Med. 1974;81:279–280. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-81-2-279_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1974;81(2):279-280.
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