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Healthcare Choices

5 Steps to Getting the Medical Care You Want and Need

by Archelle Georgiou MD

<span><span>Making healthcare decisions is hard, but making the right choices has never mattered more.</span><span><br /><br /></span><span style="font-style:italic;">Healthcare Choices: 5 Steps to Getting the Care You Want and Need</span><span ...

ISBN: 9781442260344

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Help Us Help You in the Emergency Room

What an ER Doctor Would Tell You...If She Only Had the Time!

by Dr. Kadisha Rapp

<p>When you need to go to the emergency room, you are often in a state of panic. Whether you’ve been in a car accident, have chest pain, or have some other serious issue, you are likely not going to be thinking rationally about what you need to ...

ISBN: 9781644840443

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How To Break Bad News

A Guide for Health Care Professionals

by Robert Buckman

<p>For many health care professionals and social service providers, the hardest part of the job is breaking bad news. The news may be about a condition that is life-threatening (such as cancer or AIDS), disabling (such as multiple sclerosis or ...

ISBN: 9781487592639

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I Gotta Have A Bottom Bunk, Doc!

by Milo M Farnham MD

<p>Dr. Milo Farnham attended Graceland College in Lamoni, Iowa, in Pre-Medicine, from 1949 to 1951. He then attended The University of Kansas, in Lawrence, Kansas, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education in 1953.  He married, ...

ISBN: 9781946446800

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Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition

by Jonathan Herman & Teri Smieja

<p>This original book combines the perspective of a practicing Obstetrics/Gynecologist and a BRCA1 positive patient who met online. Through their mutual desire to help people who live with the threat or actuality of BRCA mutations and Hereditary

ISBN: 9781311333223

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Look at the Messenger. Who Is He? Whose Interest Is He Pursuing?:

SHORT STORY # 48. Nonfiction series #1 - # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

<p>Look at the messenger: who is he? Whose interest is he pursuing? This statement, or life skills, my wise grandmother taught me when I was disappointed about other people: their behavior, intentions, actions, and attitudes.</p> <p>In this ...

ISBN: 9781943131785

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Love, Fear, and Health

How Our Attachments to Others Shape Health and Health Care

by Robert Maunder & Jonathan Hunter

<p>Can the way in which we relate to others seriously affect our health? Can understanding those attachments help health care providers treat us better? In <em>Love, Fear, and Health</em>, psychiatrists Robert Maunder and Jonathan Hunter draw on

ISBN: 9781442668416

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Mapping Uncertainty in Medicne: What to do when you don't know what to do?

by Danczak, Avril

Uncertainty is the norm in medical practice, yet often gives rise to distress in clinicians, who fear they will make shameful or guilt inducing errors. This book offers a succinct method to clinicians for classifying uncertainty and finding the ...

ISBN: 9780850844184

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Masterful Medicine

by Paula S. Bauer, MD; Mark C. Horattas, MD; George L. Litman & others

Masterful medicine is the pursuit of perfection. Perfection may be unattainable, but the relentless pursuit of perfection is available to all who have courage, determination and perseverance. Masters of any endeavor learn with practice to be the

ISBN: 9781634136488

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Mastering Medical Photography of the Head and Neck

by Scott McCusker & Blaise Douros

<p>With contributions from an esteemed otolaryngologist, talented photographer, and multidisciplinary specialists, <em>Mastering Medical Photography of the Head and Neck</em> demystifies the process of medical photography. The succinct text and ...

ISBN: 9781626234437

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Med School 101 for Patients

A Patient’S Guide to Creating an Exceptional Doctor Visit

by Kilbourn Gordon III MD

<p>This step-by-step guide will share strategies on preparing for doctor visits and communicating with doctors to get the most out of limited time. Taking the approach of working with your physicians as patient partners, the book suggests you ...

ISBN: 9781480846302

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Medical Catastrophe

Confessions of an Anesthesiologist

by Ronald W. Dworkin MD

<p>Unnecessary death rarely happens at the hands of doctors, but it does happen. Sometimes the cause is medical error. But sometimes the cause is politics. The issues underlying many medical catastrophes are numerous: a power struggle between ...

ISBN: 9781442265769

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Narrative-Based Practice in Health and Social Care

Conversations Inviting Change

by John Launer

<p><em>Narrative-Based Practice in Health and Social Care</em> outlines a vision of how witnessing narratives, paying attention to them, and developing an ability to question them creatively, can make the person’s emerging story the central ...

ISBN: 9781351864114

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Patient Engagement

Catalyzing Improvement and Innovation in Healthcare

by Eleanor Rivoire, Michael Seid and Justin Vandergrift, Brenda MacGibbon & others

CFHI's first book on patient engagement. Case studies from healthcare delivery organizations in three countries, catalyzing improvement and innovation in healthcare illustrates patient engagement strategies and their impacts. ...

ISBN: 9780981008998

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Pharmaphobia

How the Conflict of Interest Myth Undermines American Medical Innovation

by Thomas P. Stossel

<p>For millennia, human survival depended on our innate abilities to fight pathogens and repair injuries. Only recently has medical science prolonged longevity and improved quality of life. Physicians and academic researchers contribute to such ...

ISBN: 9781442244634

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Proper Doctoring

A Book for Patients and their Doctors

by David Mendel

<p>“People come to us for help. They come for health and strength.” With these simple words David Mendel begins <em>Proper Doctoring</em>, a book about what it means (and takes) to be a good doctor, and for that reason very much a book for ...

ISBN: 9781590176436

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Singular Intimacies

Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue

by Danielle Ofri

<p><em>Singular Intimacies</em> is the story of becoming a doctor by immersion at New York's Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in the country. When Danielle Ofri first enters the doors as a medical student, she is immediately plunged

ISBN: 9780807097465

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Summary of Do No Harm

by Henry Marsh | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

<p><strong>Summary of Do No Harm by Henry Marsh | Includes Analysis</strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Preview:</strong></p> <p><em>Do No Harm</em> is neurosurgeon Henry Marsh’s memoir, with a particular focus on his mistakes and regrets.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781943427260

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Summary of The Laws of Medicine

by Siddhartha Mukherjee | Includes Analysis

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<p><strong>Summary of The Laws of Medicine by Siddhartha Mukherjee | Includes Analysis</strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Preview:</strong></p> <p>The Laws of Medicine: Field Notes from an Uncertain Science is a book that</p> <p>outlines the ...

ISBN: 9781683782810

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Taking Charge

Making Your Healthcare Appointments Work for You

by Ricky White

<p><strong>Discover how you can get more from your healthcare appointments.</strong></p> <p>This book is for you if:</p> <ul> <li>you often feel anxious or nervous before your healthcare appointments.</li> <li>you leave your healthcare

ISBN: 1230001639384

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