Offit Paul: Autism’s False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure

@article{Grinker2009OffitPA,
  title={Offit Paul: Autism’s False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure},
  author={Roy Richard Grinker},
  journal={Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders},
  year={2009},
  volume={39},
  pages={544-546}
}
  • R. Grinker
  • Published 16 January 2009
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
In Autism’s False Prophets, Paul Offit, M.D., Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology, Professor of Pediatrics at The University of Pennsylvania, and co-inventor of a rotavirus vaccine, makes an important contribution to popular debates about the etiology and treatment of autism spectrum disorders. The book is arguably the most detailed and thorough history available of the current anti-vaccine movement and the increasingly widespread popular belief that vaccines and/or ingredients in… 
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