Robin Cook and Tess Gerritsen are perhaps the best known of the mystery/thriller writers who set their novels in a medical setting. Cook has written more than 20 novels with titles such as Coma, Outbreak and Toxin. Some of Gerritsen’s medical thrillers include Harvest, Life Support and The Bone Garden.
If you like such medical puzzlers, here are a few lesser-known books you may wish to try:
The First Horseman by John Case
Do No Harm by Gregg Hurwitz
The Mystery of Breathing by Perri Klass
The Devil’s Cure by Kenneth Oppel
The Patient by Michael Palmer