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Table Of Contents

1. Introduction: The Prescription Drug Epidemic
2. What is Addiction and Who's at Risk?
3. Pain is Dangerous, Difference is Psychopathology: The Role of Illness Narratives
4. Big Pharma Joins Big Medicine, Co-Opting Medical Science to Promote Pill-Taking
5. The Drug-Seeking Patient: Malingering vs the Hijacked Brain
6. The Professional Patient: Illness as Identity and a Right to Be Compensated
7. The Compassionate Doctor, the Narcissistic Injury, and the Primitive Defense
8. Pill Mills and the Toyota-ization of Medicine
9. Addiction, the Disease Insurance Companies Still Won't Pay Doctors to Treat
10. Stopping the Cycle of Compulsive Prescribing

Drug Dealer, MD
How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop
Publication Date: 15 Nov 2016
Status: Available
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Trim Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Page Count: 192 pages
ISBN: 9781421421407