Contents

Foreword vii

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 Survival of the Luckiest 16

Chapter 2 So You Want To Be a Doctor 32

Chapter 3 First Taste of Research 39

Chapter 4 Medical School and House Staff Days 46

Chapter 5 The National Institutes of Health 52

Chapter 6 A New Medical Specialty 65

Chapter 7 The Early Days 141

Chapter 8 The Thyroid Paves The Way 160

Chapter 9 The Breakthrough to Lung Scanning 167

Chapter 10 Computers in Nuclear Medicine 176

Chapter 11 From the Lungs to the Heart 180

Chapter 12 Growth Out of Control 198

Chapter 13 Molecular Communication 205

Chapter 14 The Fight Against Infectious Disease 229

Chapter 15 A New Approach to Disease 232

Chapter 16 The Genetic Revolution 241

Epilogue 244

Bibliography 253

Index 279

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