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Author Wakefield, Andrew J.

Title Waging war on the autistic child : the Arizona 5 and the legacy of Baron von Munchausen / Andrew J. Wakefield.

Imprint New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.1989 WAK    Available
Description xviii, 300 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Autism spectrum disorder, gastrointestinal disease, and Munchausen Syndrome by proxy -- Gastrointestinal disease in ASD -- Food allergy and the gut-brain axis -- Munchausen Syndrome by proxy : a checkered history and an uncertain future -- The Arizona 5 -- The hearing -- Building a case -- Hellmers and Carter : a bone of contention -- Dr. Mary J. Sanders : expert witness for the prosecution -- Rechallenge : "the most unkindest cut of all" -- The analysis.
Subject Autism in children -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Arizona.
Medical policy -- United States -- Arizona.
MMR vaccine -- United States -- Arizona.
Munchausen syndrome by proxy -- Arizona.
ISBN 9781616086145 (alk. paper)
1616086149 (alk. paper)

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