Picks and Pans Review: The Power to Heal

updated 12/31/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/31/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

Edited by Rick Smolan, Phillip Moffitt and Matthew Naythons, M.D.

In a photo-book variation on "the operation was a success but the patient died," this volume of memorable pictures succumbs to editing malpractice—a text that's full of credulous odes to mumbo-jumbo medicine. (Prentice Hall Press)

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