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  • Textbook of Family Medicineby Ian R McWhinney; Thomas Freeman

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 54.99

    Highly successful in its first two editions, McWhinney's Textbook of Family Medicine is one of the seminal texts in the field. While many family medicine texts simply cover the disorders a practitioner might see in clinical practice (thus they become watered-down internal medicine texts), McWhinney defines the principles and practices of family medicine... more...

  • From Detached Concern to Empathyby Ph.D. M.D. Jodi Halpern

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 35.99

    Physicians recognize the importance of patients' emotions in healing yet believe their own emotional responses represent lapses in objectivity. Patients complain that physicians are too detached. Halpern argues that by empathizing with patients, rather than detaching, physicians can best help them. Yet there is no consistent view of what, precisely,... more...

  • Obstetric and Gynecologic Hospitalists and Laborists, An Issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics, E-Bookby Brigid McCue

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2015; US$ 98.99

    The Ob/Gyn Hospitalist, the newest subspecialist in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, has the potential to improve patient safety, patient and provider satisfaction, workforce challenges and clinical outcomes. Programs are exploding across the country, mirroring the growth of the internal medicine hospitalist programs 10 years ago. Ob/Gyn hospitalist... more...

  • Doctors in Canadaby R. Bernard Blishen

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1991; Not Available

    In this study Bernard Blishen identifies the social and political pressures on the medical profession and assesses how it has responded to them. more...

  • Life on the Ground Floorby James Maskalyk

    Doubleday Canada 2017; US$ 29.95

    A celebrated humanitarian doctor's unique perspective on sickness, health and what it is to be alive. In this deeply personal book, humanitarian doctor and activist James Maskalyk, author of the highly acclaimed Six Months in Sudan , draws upon his experience treating patients in the world's emergency rooms. From Toronto to Addis Ababa, Cambodia... more...

  • Adjuncts for Care of the Surgical Patient, An Issue of Atlas of the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics 23-2, E-Bookby Jr Sidney L. Bourgeois

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2016; US$ 249.99

    This issue of the Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics focuses on Adjuncts for Care of the Surgical Patient. Articles will feature PEG and J-tube Placement; Percutaneous Tracheostomy; Transcutaneous Bladder Catheterization; Central Line Catheterization; Intracranial Pressure Monitor Placement; Tube Thoracostomy; Lumbar Puncture/Lumbar... more...

  • The Patient as Agent of Health and Health Careby Mark PhD MD Sullivan

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 48.99

    Proposals for patient-centered care for chronic illness have not understood or incorporated the capacity of patients to be active agents of health and health care. Patients can not only make treatment choices, but help define their clinical problem and its resolution. This book examines patient action as the principal path to health and an essential... more...

  • How to Present Negative Medical News in a Positive Lightby Michael Cavallaro

    Atlantic Publishing Group 2016; US$ 19.95

    Breaking bad news to patients is a difficult and common part of being a health care provider. While performing this task is common, most physicians, clinicians, oncologists, nurses and other health care practitioners receive almost no training in how to lessen the emotional impact of potentially life-altering news. This book offers guidelines, or... more...

  • Your Patient Safety Survival Guideby Gretchen LeFever Watson; Leah Binder

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 31.00

    Medical errors happen all the time. Yet, it’s not enough to rely on the health care system itself to remedy the problems. Patients must be aware of the risks and involved in the solutions. Here, the author looks at the most common risks, offers solutions patients can employ, and considers approaches to solving problems where they exist. more...

  • Talking about Healthby Roxanne Parrott

    Wiley 2009; US$ 115.95 US$ 100.49

    Written by an award-winning researcher and professor whose work straddles the fields of communication and healthcare, Talking About Health explores the importance of health communication in the 21st century, and how it affects us all. Organized around six key questions about health and communication:  How ‘Normal’ am I?... more...