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A truly important new textbook, with the power to make a beneficial change in medical practice, comes to us too infrequently. Dr. Spector's book represents that rare occasion when scientific content mixes with a philosophy to create a message so clear and thought-provoking that medical behaviors are likely to be modified. The rational and scientific use of drugs in medical practice is discussed in a manner that has not appeared in any other textbook of pharmacology. A learned and scholarly approach to scientific principles is espoused. This book is not an encyclopedic compilation of facts on drugs; it teaches and
The Scientific Basis of Clinical Pharmacology: Principles and Examples.. Ann Intern Med. 1986;104:900–901. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-104-6-900_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;104(6):900-901.
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