Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients.
Released! 04/07/2015
Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients.
by Jeremy N. Smith
Hardcover

Moneyball meets medicine in this remarkable chronicle of one of the greatest scientific quests of our time—the groundbreaking program to answer the most essential question for humanity: how do we live and die?—and the visionary mastermind behind it.

Medical doctor and economist Christopher Murray began the Global Burden of Disease studies to gain a truer understanding of how we live and how we die. While it is one of the largest scientific projects ever attempted—as breathta... read more