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Medical personnel and the public. Physician and the public

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

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 280.00

    Reproduced here in facsimile, this volume was originally published in 1973 and is available individually. The collection is also available in a number of themed mini-sets of between 5 and 13 volumes, or as a complete collection. more...

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

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 59.99

    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 Patricia Allen

    Springer Publishing Company 2009; US$ 65.00

    With this book, Allen educates healthcare professionals, particularly Emergency Department / Emergency Room personnel, and ED and hospital administrators, about ED violence to emphasize that this kind of violence poses a serious and real threat to personnel and facilities. Allen provides authoritative guidance, assessment tools, and a direction for... 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...

  • 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...

  • Partnership for Healthby Christina S. Beck; Sandra L. Ragan; Athena du Pr?; Athena du Pre

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 63.95

    For scholars, grad and upper-level undergrad in health comm, interpersonal comm, health professions (most likely nurses and allied h.p.), health psych & feminist psych, women's studies. TITLE IS NOT FINAL YET. more...

  • The Patient's Brainby Fabrizio Benedetti

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 64.99

    There is a vast literature on what has often been called the doctor-patient relationship, patient-provider interaction, therapist-patient encounter, and such like. However, it is thanks to recent advances within neuroscience, that we now find ourselves in a much better position to be able to describe and discuss the biological mechanisms that underlie... more...

  • Talking to Your Doctorby Zackary Berger

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 33.99

    Offers readers an insider?s assessment of doctor-patient communication and provides patients with strategies for making the most of their doctor?s visits. Considering the limited amount of time doctors and patients spend together, Zackary Berger explores the various biases and barriers that color office visits, and gives specific examples for overcoming... more...