Bestselling author robin cook returns with another ripped-from-the- headlines thriller, as New York City medical detective Jack Stapleton investigates the promises-and deadly risks-of alternative medicine and is led deep into the heart of a religious conspiracy.
Cure Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 10
With her son's illness in complete remission, new york city medical examiner Laurie Montgomery returns to work-and finds her first case back to be a dangerous puzzle of the highest order, involving organized crime and two start- up biotech companies caught in a zero-sum game.
Foreign Body Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 8
In this chilling new novel from the one and only robin Cook, New York City medical examiners Laurie Montgomery and Jack Stapleton rush to India to help a UCLA student investigating medical tourism-and a sinister global conspiracy.
Critical Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 7
New york city medical examiners laurie montgomery and Jack Stapleton return in this stunning new novel from the ?master of the medical thriller? New York Times?a ripped-from-the-headlines tale of an innovative doctor?s dangerous downward spiral.
Crisis Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 6
And at last he is earning a significant income, no longer facing decreased reimbursements from insurance companies. As craig’s life and career are put on the line, jack is on the verge of making a most unwelcome discovery, of tremendous legal and medical significance—and there are people who will do anything to keep him from learning the truth.
Jack agrees to travel to Boston to offer his forensic services and expert-witness experience to Craig’s beleaguered defense attorney. The inventor of the medical thriller shows the profession’s dark side: the terrifying story of a doctor who is sucked into the maelstrom of the current medical malpractice crisis.
When boston-based Dr. Enter Dr. Craig bowman is served with a summons for medical negligence, he’s shocked, enraged, and more than a little humiliated. A devoted physician who has endured grueling years of training and worked continuously in the service of others, he is now a partner in an exclusive concierge medical practice.
But this idyllic situation comes to a grinding halt one sunny afternoon—and things get much, much worse. But when jack’s irreverent suggestion to exhume the corpse and thereby disprove the alleged malpractice is taken seriously, he opens a Pandora’s box of trouble. No longer forced to see more and more patients while spending less and less time with each one just to keep his office door open, he provides the kind of medical care he has been prepared to do, lavishing twenty-four-hour availability and personalized attention on his handpicked patients.
Vector Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 4
With signature skill, robin cook has crafted a page-turning thriller rooted in up-to-the-minute biotechnology. When an unexpected breakthrough persuades jack that these seemingly unrelated deaths are really connected murders, his colleagues and superiors are skeptical.
But before he executes his planned piece de resistance of vengeance, he experiments first on his suspicious live-in girlfriend, then on a few poor-tipping fares. Vector is all-too-plausible fiction at its terrifying best. Only laurie is somewhat convinced.
Dr. Laurie montgomery both last seen in chromosome 6 begin to witness some unusual cases in their capacity as forensic pathologists in the city's medical examiner's office: a young, healthy black woman dies of respiratory failure, a Greek immigrant succumbs to a sudden, overwhelming pneumonia.
At the same time, the pair are pressured from above to focus on a high-profile string of suspicious deaths of prisoners in police custody. A former technician in the soviet biological weapons system, Biopreparat, Yuri possesses the knowledge to wreak havoc in his new home.
But the question soon becomes whether the pair will solve the puzzle before Yuri unleashes into the streets of New York the ultimate terror: a modern bioweapon.
Marker A Medical Thriller
Laurie montgomery starts investigating the inexplicable deaths of young, healthy people after successful routine surgery. As the need for answers becomes more urgent, Laurie is pulled into the nightmare as a potential victim herself. And then laurie is hit with more devastating news: she might be carrying the genetic marker for breast cancer.
. Jack stapleton begins to unravel, Dr. As her relationship with Dr. With his signature blend of suspense and science, Robin Cook delivers an electrifying page-turner that delves into the murky ethics of developing genomic medicine and modern-day health care. With time winding down, she and jack must put aside the tensions between them in a race to connect the dots—and save Laurie’s life.
. She discovers that the deaths might be intentional—the work of a remarkably clever serial killer with a shocking motive.
Chromosome 6 Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 3
Robin cook blends fact with fiction in one of his most terrifying bestsellers. Chromosome 6 is a prophetic thriller that challenges the medical ethics of genetic manipulation and cloning in the jungles of equatorial Africa, where one mistake could bridge the gap between man and ape--and forever change the genetic map of our existence.
. Behind the headlines on cloning--Dr.
Contagion Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 2
Contagion is a terrifying cautionary tale for the millennium as a deadly epidemic is spread not merely by microbes—but by sabotage. One of cook's most successful--and timely—bestsellers.
Blindsight Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery series Book 1
But seeing is believing. A literary guild? Dual Selection. Some crimes are beyond comprehension. Robin cook is back—with a shocking story of medical conspiracy. Today, organ transplants are common miracles of science. But if the supply cannot meet the demand, how far will people go to find donors? Dr. Laurie montgomery, a forensic pathologist, learns the terrifying answer when she investigates a series of fatal "overdose" of young professionals.
Death Benefit A Medical Thriller
Meanwhile, two ex-wall street whiz-kids think they’ve found another loadstone in the nation’s multi-trillion dollar life insurance industry, and race to find ways to control actuarial data and securitize the policies of the aged and infirm to make another killing. As pia and george dig deeper into the events at the lab, one question remains unanswered: is someone attempting to manipulate private insurance information to allow investors to benefit from the deaths of others?
Pia grazdani is an exceptional yet aloof medical student working closely with Columbia University Medical Center’s premier scientist on cutting edge research that could revolutionize health care by creating replacement organs for critically ill patients. But when tragedy strikes in the lab, pia, with the help of classmate George Wilson, launches an investigation into the unforeseen calamity in the hospital’s supposedly secure biosafety lab.