Bittersweet : diabetes, insulin, and the transformation of illness /

"One of medicine's most remarkable therapeutic triumphs was the discovery of insulin in 1921. The drug produced astonishing results, rescuing children and adults from the deadly grip of diabetes. But as Chris Feudtner demonstrates, the subsequent transformation of the disease from a fatal condition...

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Main Author: Feudtner, John Christopher.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2003
Series: Studies in social medicine.
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Clendening 1020B (Kansas City)

Call Number: WK 810 F422b 2003
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