omitir hasta el contenido
Worried sick : a prescription for health in an overtreated America Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

Worried sick : a prescription for health in an overtreated America

Autor: Nortin M Hadler
Editorial: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2008.
Serie: H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series.
Edición/Formato:   Libro-e : Documento : Publicación gubernamental estatal o provincial : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
At a time when access to health care in the United States is being widely debated, Nortin Hadler urges that before we commit to paying for whatever pharmaceutical companies and the medical establishment tell us we need, American consumers need to adopt an attitude of skepticism and arm themselves with enough information to make some of their own decisions about what care is truly necessary. Each chapter of Worried  Leer más
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en línea

Enlaces a este material

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Género/Forma: Electronic books
Popular Works
Popular works
Formato físico adicional: Print version:
Hadler, Nortin M.
Worried sick.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2008
(DLC) 2007042147
(OCoLC)175055551
Tipo de material: Documento, Publicación gubernamental, Publicación gubernamental estatal o provincial, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Recurso en Internet, Archivo de computadora
Todos autores / colaboradores: Nortin M Hadler
ISBN: 9780807886182 0807886181 9781469602233 1469602237
Número OCLC: 233573346
Notas: "A Caravan book"--T.p. verso.
Descripción: 1 online resource (376 p.)
Contenido: The Methuselah complex --
The heart of the matter --
Risky business : cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure --
You are not what you eat --
Gut check --
Breast cancer prevention : screening the evidence --
The beleaguered prostate --
Disease mongering --
Creakiness --
It's in your mind --
Aging is not a disease --
Working to death --
"Alternative" therapies are not "complementary" --
Assuring health, insuring disease.
Título de la serie: H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series.
Responsabilidad: Nortin M. Hadler.

Resumen:

At a time when access to health care in the United States is being widely debated, the author argues that an even more important issue is being overlooked. Although necessary health care should be  Leer más

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

"Case by case, Hadler exposes the excesses, the unjustified costliness, and the ineffectiveness of the present medical scene. He presents a proposal for a health-care insurance system that will Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.
Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/233573346>
library:oclcnum"233573346"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/233573346>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1199115>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Older people--Medical care"@en
schema:name"Older people--Medical care."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1013881>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Medical care--Utilization"@en
schema:name"Medical care--Utilization."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2008"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:description"At a time when access to health care in the United States is being widely debated, Nortin Hadler urges that before we commit to paying for whatever pharmaceutical companies and the medical establishment tell us we need, American consumers need to adopt an attitude of skepticism and arm themselves with enough information to make some of their own decisions about what care is truly necessary. Each chapter of Worried Sick is an object lesson regarding the uses and abuses of a particular type of treatment, such as mammography, colorectal screening, statin drugs, or coronary stents. By learning to."@en
schema:description"The Methuselah complex -- The heart of the matter -- Risky business : cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure -- You are not what you eat -- Gut check -- Breast cancer prevention : screening the evidence -- The beleaguered prostate -- Disease mongering -- Creakiness -- It's in your mind -- Aging is not a disease -- Working to death -- "Alternative" therapies are not "complementary" -- Assuring health, insuring disease."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/861539527>
schema:genre"Electronic books."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Worried sick a prescription for health in an overtreated America"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807882719_Hadler>
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10273470>
schema:url
schema:url<http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9781469602233/>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=226118>
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.