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Doctors and their patients : a social history

Author: Edward Shorter
Publisher: New Brunswick, U.S.A. : Transaction Publishers, 1991.
Series: History of ideas series (New Brunswick, N.J.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With every passing year, the mutual mistrust between doctor and patient widens, as doctors retreat into resentment and patients become increasingly disillusioned with the quality of care. Rich in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Student Collection
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Shorter
ISBN: 088738871X 9780887388712
OCLC Number: 22210172
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Bedside manners. New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1985.
Description: 316 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Traditional doctor --
Traditional patient --
Rise of the modern doctor --
Making of the modern patient --
Disease of psychological origin --
Postmodern doctor --
Postmodern patient --
Psychological disease and postmodern medicine.
Series Title: History of ideas series (New Brunswick, N.J.)
Other Titles: Bedside manners
Responsibility: Edward Shorter ; with a new introduction by the author.
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