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The Danger Within Us

America's Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man's Battle to Survive It

by Jeanne Lenzer

Hardcover, 329 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $28 |

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The Danger Within Us
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America's Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man's Battle to Survive It
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Jeanne Lenzer

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An award-winning medical investigative journalist presents an unsettling exposé of the under-regulated medical-device industry, revealing the corruption, greed and deceit that have combined to render medical interventions a leading cause of death in America. 35,000 first printing.

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