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A Patient-Centered Approach for the Chronically-Ill

by Switankowsky, Irene S.

<span><span style="font-style:italic;">A Patient-Centered Approach to the Chronically-Ill</span><span> addresses the unique needs of chronically-ill patients and the challenges they present for medical doctors. This book features four principles

ISBN: 9780761866275

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An Amazing Murmur of the Heart

feeling the patient's beat

by Cecil Helman

This is a searching look at the disappearance of the patient as a person from 21st century medicine, told through the stories of his many patients by the author of best-selling Suburban Shaman*. Cecil Helman - GP, medical anthropologist and ...

ISBN: 9781781610206

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Being a Doctor: Understanding Medical Practice

by Wilson, Hamish

Being a doctor is much more than simply providing medical care. This book aims to increase the resilience and wellness of doctors, helping the profession to provide better care for patients, through a deep and thoughtful approach to clinical ...

ISBN: 9780850843965

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Breathing for Two

by Wolf Pascoe

<p>PRAISE FOR BREATHING FOR TWO:&nbsp;</p> <p>&quot;In this page-turner, veteran anesthesiologist Pascoe offers a riveting portrait of surgery's most harrowing relationship and a breathtaking (pun intended!) account of what it means to hold ...

ISBN: 9781939803009

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Cancer Survival Museum

by Dionne Fields

<p>Cancer survivor museum for women diagnose with uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, vaginal cancer and vulvar cancer.&nbsp;<br> &nbsp;<br> This museum is in honor of my mother Theresita Fields. &nbsp;<br> &nbsp;<br> She was ...

ISBN: 1230000293746

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Climbing Back

A Family's Journey through Brain Injury

by Elise Rosenhaupt

After her son, a Harvard sophomore, suffers a potentially devastating brain injury, Elise Rosenhaupt and her family find their orderly world turned upside down. Climbing Back chronicles their extraordinary, transformative journey of realignment ...

ISBN: 9781634136280

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Communication in Medicine: A Guide for Students and Physicians on Interacting With Patients, Colleagues, and Everyone Else

by Kimberly Kinder

<p>Medical students and residents receive a lot of formal training in basic science and hands-on patient care. However, much of what you need to know to be an effective physician really boils down to communication skills. This book explores the ...

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Compassion: Compassion, Continuity and Caring in the NHS

by Charlton, Rodger

Compassion, Continuity and Caring in the NHS is a fascinating exploration of the importance of compassion in health care. ...

ISBN: 9780850844153

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Dancing with Reality: Stories of People that will Touch your Heart

by Iñaki Vázquez

<p>"A collection of inspiring, heart-warming, touching stories that will make you laugh, and reflect."<br />Do you like true stories? Of people like us who go through extraordinary situations?<br />In this book Dr. Iñaki Vázquez brings together ...

ISBN: 9781310255571

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Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (Volume 3)

Cancer

by Hellen Gelband, Prabhat Jha, Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan & others

Volume 3, Cancer, presents the complex patterns of cancer incidence and death around the world and evidence on effective and cost-effective ways to control cancers. The DCP3 evaluation of cancer will indicate where cancer treatment is ...

ISBN: 9781464803697

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Doctors in Canada

by Bernard Blishen

<p>Through the twentieth century, the nature of medical practice has changed more quickly, more dramatically, and far more publicly than that of any other profession in Canada. In this study Bernard Blishen identifies the social and political ...

ISBN: 9781442633827

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Don't Let Your Doctor Kill You

How to Beat Physician Arrogance, Corporate Greed and a Broken System

by Dr. Erika Schwartz MD & Melissa Jo Peltier

<p>How do you take charge of your health and stop turning over your life to our confusing and intimidating healthcare system before it’s too late?&nbsp;</p> <p><br /> Dr. Erika Schwartz believes that today’s patient is but a leaf blowing in ...

ISBN: 9781618688637

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Embracing Empathy in Healthcare: A universal approach to person-centred, empathic healthcare encounters

by Bikker, Annemieke

This highly practical, user-friendly guide is based on a broad definition of relational empathy in the clinical context. With a clear focus on understanding the patient's situation, perspective and feelings, and communicating and acting on that ...

ISBN: 9781909368200

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Everyone Wants You to Be Stupid. Why? So They Can Make Money from You.

SHORT STORY #49. Nonfiction series #1 - # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

<p>Everyone wants you to be stupid. Why?</p> <p>      So they can make money from you—is another axiom, or a statement, that wise and smart people are using when they are facing problems and needed to make decisions to protect their personal ...

ISBN: 9781943131792

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Fostering Reflection and Providing Feedback

Helping Others Learn from Experience

by Jane Westberg, PhD & Hilliard Jason, MD, EdD

<p>ìThis book is a treasure trove of practical suggestions for promoting reflections and feedback that is based upon sound educational theory and research. I recommend it highly.î <br> - David M. Irby, PhD, Vice Dean for Education University of ...

ISBN: 9780826197184

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Going into hospital?

A guide for patients, carers and families

by Oliver Warren, Bryony Dean Franklin & Charles Vincent

<p>Hospitals are a constant presence in the lives of many people. Almost everyone will visit or go into hospital at some point in their life. This can be a confusing experience: the environment is strange, the daily routine is unfamiliar and it ...

ISBN: 9780993312212

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Good Medicine

The Art of Ethical Care in Canada

by Philip Hebert

<b>Award-winning physician Philip C. Hébert creates a brave and intimate portrait of the complex ethical imperatives at the heart of good medicine: doctors do not have all the answers; patients must be heard; and their needs, desires, fears, and

ISBN: 9780385683265

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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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Healthcare for Immigrants and Refugees

by Marcia Carteret

<p>With the changing demographics in the population of the United States, healthcare providers across the country will continue to see significant numbers of individuals and families who have immigrated to the U.S. or applied for refugee/asylee ...

ISBN: 9781301377626

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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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