The Political Abuse of Medicine and the Challenge of Opposing It
Zwi, Anthony B.
Social Science and Medicine 1987; 25(6): 649-657
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Zwi, Anthony B. (1987)A fundamental aim of medicine is to protect and promote health. The practice of medicine has, however, been used to promote political aims which may be detrimental to health. The article attempts to isolate the ways ...
Meyer-Lie, Arnt (1987)The author considers the political abuse of medicine to include the suppression of the health professions through the intimidation of individuals and the control of professional organizations, as well as the active or passive ...