In the next 50 years, genetic intervention will shift the focus of medicine in the United States from repairing the ravages of disease to preventing the onset of disease. In this book, Dr. Schwartz argues that understanding the role of genes in human health is the driving force that will change the direction of medical care. Illustrations.

Life Without Disease: The Pursuit of Medical Utopia 1998, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520214675