Life without Disease

  Preface

  Prologue The Dream of a Medical Utopia

 collapse sectionPart One  Halfway to Utopia 1950 to 2000
 expand section1  The Birth and Growth of Big Medicine
 expand section2  Failed Attempts at Sustained Cost Control
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 collapse sectionPart Two  Utopian Promise and Real-World Problems at the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century
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 expand section8  Cost Containment and the Courts

 collapse sectionPart Three  Molecular Medicine  Comes into Its Own  2020 and Beyond
 expand section9  Molecular Medicine: A New Era of Therapy
 expand section10  On the Threshold of Utopia: Approaching 2050

  Epilogue
 expand sectionNotes
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