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Doctor/patient relationship books

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Distracted Doctoring Returning to Patient-Centered Care in the Digital Age by Peter J. Papadakos Distracted Doctoring Returning to Patient-Centered Care in the Digital Age

Examining-room computers require doctors to record detailed data about their patients, yet reduce the time clinicians can spend listening attentively to the very people they are trying to help.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/07/2017

Thinking with Metaphors in Medicine The State of the Art by Alan (Plymouth University, UK) Bleakley Thinking with Metaphors in Medicine The State of the Art
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While medical language is soaked in metaphor, and thinking with metaphor is central to diagnostic work, medicine - that is, medical culture, clinical practice and medical education - outwardly rejects metaphor for objective, literal scientific language. This thought-provoking book argues...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2017

Reflective Writing in Medical Practice A Linguistic Perspective by Miriam A. Locher Reflective Writing in Medical Practice A Linguistic Perspective

This book presents a linguistic analysis of reflective written texts, produced during medical education or practice. It explores the topics and communication skills the authors write about, how the narratives develop, what genres influence their composition and how the writers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2017

Providing Health Care in the Context of Language Barriers International Perspectives by Elizabeth A. Jacobs Providing Health Care in the Context of Language Barriers International Perspectives

Global migration continues to increase, and with it linguistic diversity. This presents obvious challenges for both healthcare provider and patient, and the chapters in this volume represent international perspectives on language barriers in health care. Solutions and approaches, as well...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Providing Health Care in the Context of Language Barriers International Perspectives by Elizabeth A. Jacobs Providing Health Care in the Context of Language Barriers International Perspectives

Global migration continues to increase, and with it linguistic diversity. This presents obvious challenges for both healthcare provider and patient, and the chapters in this volume represent international perspectives on language barriers in health care. Solutions and approaches, as well...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/04/2017

Patient Centered Medicine A Human Experience by David H. Rosen, Uyen Hoang Patient Centered Medicine A Human Experience
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Patient-Centered Medicine: A Human Experience emphasizes the health professional's role in caring for patients as unique individuals by focusing on the patients' psychological and social realities as well as their biological needs. The book concerns itself with caring for the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Attending Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity by Dr. Ronald Epstein Attending Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity

The first book for the general public about mindfulness and medical practice.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/01/2017

The Patient as Agent of Health and Health Care Autonomy in Patient-Centered Care for Chronic Conditions by Mark, MD,PhD Sullivan The Patient as Agent of Health and Health Care Autonomy in Patient-Centered Care for Chronic Conditions
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Proposals for patient-centered care for chronic illness have not understood or incorporated the capacity of patients to be active agents of health and health care. Patients can not only make treatment choices, but help define their clinical problem and its...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2017

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Telephone Triage and Consultation Are We Really Listening? by Sally-Anne Pygall Telephone Triage and Consultation Are We Really Listening?

This book provides an understanding of what is required when GPs, practice nurses, receptionists and out-of-hours workers are engaged in clinical telephone assessments (telephone triage or telephone consultations).
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2017

Healers Extraordinary Clinicians at Work by David (Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, of the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, Vanderbi Schenck Healers Extraordinary Clinicians at Work
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Healing is often discussed but infrequently studied. Schenck and Churchill provide a systematic approach to the elements that make clinician-patient interactions themselves a source of healing, based on comprehensive interviews with 50 physicians and alternative practitioners.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2016

Hidradenitis Suppurativa by Alexa Boer Kimball, Kendra Gail Bergstrom Hidradenitis Suppurativa
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Empower Yourself! Approximately 1 in 100 people nationwide suffer from Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS). When you or someone you know has been diagnosed with HS you may have a number of questions, and finding comprehensive, reliable information about this disease can...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2016

Patient Reported Outcomes An Overview by Annabel Nixon Patient Reported Outcomes An Overview


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2016

Your Health, Your Decisions How to Work with Your Doctor to Become a Knowledge-Powered Patient by Robert A. Mcnutt Your Health, Your Decisions How to Work with Your Doctor to Become a Knowledge-Powered Patient

In nearly every medical-decision-making encounter, the physician is atthe center of the discussion, with the patient the recipient of the physician'sdecisions. Dr. Robert Alan McNutt starts from an opposite premise: thepatient should be at the center. McNutt challenges the physician-directed,medical-expertise...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2016

Healthcare Community Synergism between Patients, Practitioners, and Researchers by Valerie C. Bryan Healthcare Community Synergism between Patients, Practitioners, and Researchers

Presents the latest scholarly research on the various collaborative efforts to improve the current state of health systems and patient education. Highlighting research methodologies aimed to enrich the quality of available information in healthcare environments, this book is ideally designed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2016

When Doctors and Parents Disagree Ethics, Paediatrics and the Zone of Parental Discretion by Rosalind McDougall When Doctors and Parents Disagree Ethics, Paediatrics and the Zone of Parental Discretion

In paediatrics, clinicians and parents sometimes disagree about the appropriate medical treatment for a child. When should the parents' decision about their child's medical treatment be overridden? This book explores ethical decision-making when clinicians and parents disagree about medical treatment...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/06/2016

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