Affiliation: State University of New York
- The great American medicine show revisitedNancy Tomes
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 4348, USA
Bull Hist Med 79:627-63. 2005..Yet their efforts to promote a more rational use of prescription drugs have usually been too little and too late to offset the effectiveness of pharmaceutical advertising and mar-keting activities...
- The making of a germ panic, then and nowN Tomes
Department of History at SUNY at Stony Brook 11794 4348, USA
Am J Public Health 90:191-8. 2000..Yet, as popular anxieties about infectious disease have increased, public health scientists have been attracting favorable coverage in their role as "medical detectives" on the trail of the "killer germ."..
- The patient as a policy factor: a historical case study of the consumer/survivor movement in mental healthNancy Tomes
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:720-9. 2006..Precisely because it has been such a contested arena for so long, the mental health field has produced some innovative responses to demands for patient empowerment...
- Patient empowerment and the dilemmas of late-modern medicalisationNancy Tomes
Lancet 369:698-700. 2007
- Is there a Rosenberg school?Nancy Tomes
Department of History, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 4348, USA
J Hist Med Allied Sci 63:455-66. 2008..They also discuss the challenges they have encountered in applying Charles's conceptual framework, worked out primarily in pre-1920 terms, to the late twentieth-century history of American medicine...
- "Destroyer and teacher": Managing the masses during the 1918-1919 influenza pandemicNancy Tomes
Department of History, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4348, USA
Public Health Rep 125:48-62. 2010..To that end, this historical analysis revisits the public health lessons learned during the 1918-1919 pandemic and reflects on their relevance for the present...