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Seeing patients : unconscious bias in health care

Author: Augustus A White; David Chanoff
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 2011.
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" ... Use[s] extensive research and interviews with leading physicians to show how subconscious stereotyping influences doctor-patient interactions, diagnosis, and treatment"--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Personal Narratives
Biography
History
Biographical Information
Historical Works
Named Person: Augustus A White; Augustus A White; Augustus A White; Augustus A White
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Augustus A White; David Chanoff
ISBN: 9780674049055 0674049055
OCLC Number: 607465506
Description: v, 335 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 25 cm
Contents: It takes a village: Memphis --
Scrub nurse --
Becoming a doctor: Stanford --
Becoming a surgeon: Yale --
Combat surgeon: death and our common humanity --
Getting toward equal: Sweden --
A man ain't nothin' but a man --
Orthopedic chief: Harvard --
Diagnosis and treatment: the subconscious at work --
Health-care disparities: race --
Health-care disparities: women, Hispanics, elderly, gay --
Culturally competent care.
Responsibility: Augustus A. White III, with David Chanoff.

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