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  • Claiming Power in Doctor-Patient Talkby Nancy Ainsworth-Vaughn

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 64.99 US$ 55.89

    Nancy Ainsworth-Vaughn studied stories, topic control, "true" questions, and rhetorical questions in 101 medical encounters in US private-practice settings. In exceptionally lucid and accessible style, Ainsworth-Vaughn explains how power was claimed by and co-constructed for both patients and doctors (previous studies have focused upon doctors' power).... more...

  • YOU: The Smart Patientby Michael F. Roizen; Mehmet Oz

    Scribner 2007; US$ 14.95

    Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best health care possible -- by making everyone into their own medical detective. Witty, playful, at... more...

  • Doctoringby Eric J. M.D. Cassell

    Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 17.99 US$ 15.47

    American medicine attracts some of the brightest and most motivated people the country has to offer, and it boasts the most advanced medical technology in the world, a wondrous parade of machines and techniques such as PET scans, MRI, angioplasty, endoscopy, bypasses, organ transplants, and much more besides. And yet, writes Dr. Eric Cassell, what... more...

  • Therapyby Don Feasey

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 48.00

    This book explores, through careful examination of theory and practice, what is likely to happen in the therapy room from the first encounter to the final session. It will be of use to therapists and counsellors from all backgrounds an essential reading for trainees. This accessible book is an exercise in de-mystification, and will introduce the reader,... more...

  • The Essential Patient Handbookby Alan B. Ettinger; Deborah M. Weisbrot; Stuart Apfel

    Demos Medical Publishing 2004; US$ 19.95

    The Essential Patient Handbook was written for the millions of Americans who are dissatisfied with their medical care, and are looking for a practical no-nonsense way to get the help they need from their doctors. It contains lessons learned by two doctors (husband and wife) who endured immense challenges on the patient side of the medical care system.... more...

  • Counselling Skills for Complementary Therapistsby Rosie March-Smith

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 42.00

    Topics such as transference and counter transference are woven together with case studies, practical tips, and personal anecdotes and observations, to make this an accessible and informative book for professionals, graduates, and students. more...

  • Putting Patients Firstby Susan B. Frampton; Patrick A. Charmel; Planetree

    Wiley 2009; US$ 70.00 US$ 60.67

    The second edition of Putting Patients First showcases what Planetree facilities and the Planetree organization have learned about the commitments, conditions, practices, and policies that are needed to do more than give lip service to being--patient-centered.--It should be read by every student, nurse, physician, administrator, trustee, policy maker,... more...

  • Psychotherapieby Christian Reimer; Jochen Eckert; Martin Hautzinger; Eberhard Wilke

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 80.36

    Einen Schritt weiter: Das neue Konzept stellt vermehrt einzelne Krankheitsbilder in den Mittelpunkt. Wann genau setzt man welches Verfahren ein? Was ist dabei zu beachten? Nah am Patienten - nach wie vor das "Therapiebuch" für die Aus- und Weiterbildung? more...

  • Ein Leben für die Handchirurgieby Dieter Buck-Gramcko

    Steinkopff 2007; US$ 43.41

    Der Autor, selbst bedeutender Handchirurg und Wegbereiter der Handchirurgie in Deutschland, konnte aufgrund seiner zahlreichen Kontakte und freundschaftlichen Verbindungen diese außergewöhnlichen Biographien für dieses Buch erstellen. Es ist ihm gelungen, auch jeweils Portraitfotos zu bekommen, die in diesem Band mit aufgenommen wurden.... more...

  • Patient Centred Care: A Nordic Perspectiveby Inga-Lill Johansson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    The articles in this e-book represent various although complementary theoretical and methodological perspectives. Together, they give an overall picture of health care policy work and describe what happens when new governance models meet reality. Some articles describe the situation in a single country while others make cross-country comparisons. more...