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  • The Good Doctorby Ron Paterson

    Auckland University Press 2013; US$ 21.88

    What makes a good doctor? Are there bad doctors out there – and if so how do we protect patients from them? Can we inject more information, more trust and more assured competence into the medical system to solve these problems? Drawing on his years of dealing with patient concerns, Ron Paterson tackles these important questions. The book... more...

  • I Will Need to Break Your Other Legby Prasanna Gautam

    Hammersmith Books Limited 2013; US$ 6.99

    In these often hilarious, and always thought-provoking tales of medical intrigue and misadventure, drawn from the author's experiences as a doctor in rural Nepal and the inner-city wildernesses of the UK, Prasanna Gautam encounters medical conundrums with some very surprising outcomes. But there is much more to these stories than simple entertainment.... more...

  • Die allmähliche Verfertigung der Diagnose im Redenby Thomas Spranz-Fogasy

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    This book analyses the content of doctors? statements uttered before the actual diagnosis as well as their linguistic and interactional features andcognitive processes. Prediagnostic statements include the patient in the process of finding a diagnosis but can also aim atguiding the patients? expectations and creating trust. more...

  • Patient-Centred Medicine in Transitionby Alan Bleakley

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00

    Challenging previous models of communication between patients and doctors, this publication explains how making it a broader, team-focused, non-technical encounter can improve patient outcomes as well as increase patient safely in clinical settings. more...

  • Queen of the Professionsby Charles E. McClelland

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 69.99

    Queen of the Professions: The Rise and Decline of Medical Prestige and Power in America is a colorful yet authoritative work of social history offering readers a sturdy platform from which to confront looming issues about the future of American medical care. Its unique perspective brings crucial context to current debates about modern medicine.... more...

  • Textbook of Physical Diagnosisby Mark H. Swartz

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2014; US$ 110.00

    Derive the maximum diagnostic information from interviewing and examining patients with Textbook of Physical Diagnosis . Employing a compassionate, humanistic approach , Dr. Swartz explores how cultural differences can influence communication, diet, family relationships, and health practices and beliefs, and demonstrates that your interpersonal... more...

  • Pharmaphobiaby Thomas P. Stossel

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 37.99

    While plenty can be said about the dysfunction of our health care system, rarely do business and private players in health care innovation get a good rap. This book takes on skeptics of the partnership between the medical community, political groups, and private businesses, by illustrating how such cooperation can result in world-class innovation... more...

  • The Secrets of Medical Decision Makingby Oleg I. Reznik; Colin P. Popes-Kerr

    Loving Healing Press Inc 2006; US$ 8.95

    We are all patients at some time. Is the medical industry giving us the best treatment possible, at the best price? We all know that it isn't. This new book shows what goes on behind the scenes of the current medical care and how it impacts the patient. Dr. Reznik describes actual cases from his clinical practice showing the most common more...

  • Vivre et mourir en unité de soins palliatifsby Brigitte Van Bunnen

    Primento Digital Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99

    Christelle avait un peu plus de trente ans. Après avoir travaillé pendant plusieurs années, elle a repris des études pour réaliser un de ses grands rêves : devenir infirmière. Pendant de nombreux mois, elle a lutté avec une force et une détermination peu communes contre une maladie grave. Entourée de ses proches et des soignants, elle a vécu ses dernières... more...

  • Visites buissonnièresby Carl Vanwelde

    Primento Digital Publishing 2014; US$ 12.99

    Une parole autour de ce que l'auteur -- un médecin généraliste -- a de plus intime?: l'amour de la vie, l'amour des hommes et des femmes qu'il croise, un certain point de vue sur le bonheur... Par petites touches, ce récit tendre, émouvant, drôle, réaliste, nous ouvre à l'humanité de l'autre, qu'il soit soignant ou patient. Il nous raconte l'essence... more...