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  • Doctor?Patient Interactionby Walburga von Raffler-Engel

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 173.00

    This volume covers many of the ways of speaking that create problems between doctor and patient. The questions under consideration in the present book are the following: How is the doctor-patient interaction structured in a particular culture? What takes place during the process? What causes misunderstandings, lack of cooperation and even total non-compliance?... more...

  • Engaging Patients In Healthcareby Angela Coulter

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 47.00

    This new text is a complete guide to patient engagement and participation in healthcare, which is a central theme of health policy in the UK and internationally. Angela Coulter explains the theories, models and policies used as well as giving extensive practical examples to illustrate the reality of patient involvement, and how it impacts on health... more...

  • Patient and Public Involvement Toolkitby Julia Cartwright; Sally Crowe; Carl Heneghan; Douglas Badenoch; Rafael Perera

    Wiley 2011; US$ 30.95

    "What I liked most about this book is the clear layout of the chapters. It is easy to read and understand, and has plenty of practical ideas on how patients and public can become involved, engaged and empowered ... Overall this book achieves its objective and if you are about to undertake PPI, I would recommend this toolkit as essential reading prior... more...

  • Overcoming Medical Phobiasby Martin Antony; Mark Watling

    New Harbinger Publications 2006; US$ 16.95

    Written by anxiety experts, Martin Antony, Ph.D. and Mark A. Watling, MD, this easy-to-read and practical guide will teach readers who experience extreme fear in situations involving blood, injections, surgery, physicians, and dental procedures, how to understand and overcome their medical phobia. more...

  • Patients as Policy Actorsby Beatrix Hoffman; Nancy Tomes; Rachel Grob; Mark Schlesinger

    Rutgers University Press 2011; US$ 29.95

     Patients as Policy Actors offers groundbreaking accounts of one of the health field's most important developments of the last fifty years--the rise of more consciously patient-centered care and policymaking. The authors in this volume illustrate, from multiple disciplinary perspectives, the unexpected ways that patients can matter as both agents... more...

  • Preventing and Reducing Aggression and Violence in Health and Social Careby Kelvin Ford

    M&K Update Ltd 2010; US$ 15.98

    No one should face aggression or violence in the workplace but these problems are increasingly being reported by health and social care workers and the people using their services. This helpful book explores the reasons why some individuals may become aggressive or violent and explains how a holistic approach can offer effective ways of preventing,... more...

  • Advocacy Strategies for Health and Mental Health Professionalsby Stuart Lustig

    Springer Publishing Company 2012; US$ 49.00

    A wealth of advocacy tools for health and mental health professionals at all levels of training and practice are included in this clear and comprehensive volume. Written by medical, legal, and policy experts, it fills a void in the literature by addressing multiple topics in advocacy in the health field as a whole. The text addresses the legislative... more...

  • The Nature of the Doctor-Patient Relationshipby Pierre Mallia

    Springer 2012; US$ 49.95

    This book serves to unite biomedical principles, which have been criticized as a model for solving moral dilemmas by inserting them and understanding them through the perspective of the phenomenon of health care relationship. Consequently, it attributes a possible unification of virtue-based and principle-based approaches. more...

  • Patient Care and Professionalismby Catherine D. DeAngelis

    Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 33.99

    The chapters in Patient Care and Professionalism are ordered so that the main character in this book, the patient, has the first voice, followed by the ancient history of professionalism, the recent resurrection of professionalism in the United Kingdom (UK), and finally professionalism in the United States (US). The eleven chapters cover the various... more...

  • The Healing Touchby David L. Cram

    Addicus Books 1997; US$ 0.99

    The traditional doctor-patient relationship is in jeopardy. In an era of ?hurry up? medicine and ?patient quotas,? health care professionals are no longer able to apply good bedside manner?the healing touch. As the focus shifts from patients to profits, this vital component of patient care diminishes and may eventually be lost. In The Healing Touch,... more...