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Medical personnel and the public. Physician and the public

  • Werken aan kwaliteit in de huisartsenpraktijkby

    Bohn Stafleu van Loghum 2015; US$ 69.99

    Werken aan kwaliteit van zorg is in de huisartsenpraktijk vanzelfsprekend. Maar de kwaliteit van zorg is niet overal even hoog, of is maar beperkt bekend. Daarom is er een toenemende vraag naar het meten en verbeteren van de kwaliteit van zorg. Kwaliteitsindicatoren spelen hier een belangrijke rol bij. Ze geven aan waar de kwaliteit mogelijk tekort... more...

  • Family-Oriented Informed Consentby

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 129.00

    This volume addresses the proper character of patient informed consent to medical treatment and clinical research. The goal is critically to explore the current individually oriented approach to informed consent which grew out of the dominant bioethics movement that arose in the United States in the 1970s. In contrast to that individually oriented... more...

  • Six Minutes for the Patientby Dr J S Norell **Nfa**; Enid Balint; J. S. Norell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate.... more...

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

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 64.99

    On the basis of taped interviews with male and female doctors in a private practice setting, the author of this book demonstrates how patients (and doctors) can wield considerable influence in interactions. She shows their employment of verbal strategies to construct power in medical discourse. 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...

  • Health Care Communication Using Personality Typeby Judy Allen; Susan A. Brock

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 51.95

    This groundbreaking text draws upon examples from everyday health care situations to demonstrate that the behaviour differences we all experience in others actually fit within a readily understandable framework (the MBI). more...

  • Violence in the Emergency Departmentby RN BS MBA Patricia B. Allen

    Springer Publishing Company 2009; US$ 74.99

    "This book is a must for all emergency departments and a valuable resource for anyone scheduled to work there. It covers the history and evolution of violence in emergency departments and offers excellent exhibits for quick reference..." -- Doody's Violence in the emergency department (ED) is a critical, even life-threatening problem facing ED... 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...

  • Qualitätsmängel im Arzthaftungsprozess - Brauchen wir ein Patientenrechtegesetz?by Arbeitsgemeinschaft

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 49.99

    Nach ca. 20-jähriger Diskussion soll nunmehr auf Bundesebene ein Patientenrechtegesetz verabschiedet werden. Mit dem Gesetz wird das Ziel verfolgt, Transparenz über die Rechte der Patientinnen und Patienten herzustellen, die Durchsetzung dieser Rechte zu verbessern sowie Patientinnen und Patienten im Sinne einer verbesserten Gesundheitsversorgung zu... more...

  • When the Caregiver Becomes the Patientby Emil J Authelet; Harold G Koenig; Daniel L Langford

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    Examine a compelling account of a professional caregiver?s inspirational struggle with a mind/body illness and the renewed sense of compassion his recovery provides. This uplifting narrative is the story of a caregiving professional stricken by panic attacks, a wounded healer desperate to be healed. When the Caregiver Becomes the Patient is the candid... more...