The diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease remains a challenging undertaking as emerging disorders and pandemics are constantly presenting new opposition. Behind the practice of medicine is a treasury of great minds and healers who have endeavored tirelessly at the forefront of disease management. This compelling volume introduces readers to the development of medicine over the centuries and to those intrepid individuals who have dedicated their lives to safeguarding the welfare of people around the world.
Series: Health and Disease in Society
Interest Level: Grades 9-12
Reading Level: Grade 10
ISBN: 9781615303670 (Print) 9781615304059 (E-book)