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The Resource Ordinary medicine : extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line, Sharon R. Kaufman, (electronic book)

Ordinary medicine : extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line, Sharon R. Kaufman, (electronic book)

Label
Ordinary medicine : extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line
Title
Ordinary medicine
Title remainder
extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line
Statement of responsibility
Sharon R. Kaufman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
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Kaufman, Sharon R
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
K385 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical global health
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  • Medical care
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical care, Cost of
  • Longevity
Label
Ordinary medicine : extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line, Sharon R. Kaufman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Diagnosing Twenty-First-Century health care -- The quandary and unexamined ordinariness of Twenty-First-Century medicine -- Ordinary medicine in our aging society: the dilemma of longevity -- The chain of health care drivers -- The medical-industrial complex I: evidence-based medicine, the biomedical -- Economy, and the ascendance of clinical trials -- The medical-industrial complex II: access, industry, and the clinical trials -- Phenomenon -- "Reimbursement is critical for everything": medicare and the ethics of managing life -- Medicine's changing means and ends -- Standard and necessary treatments: the changing means and ends of technology -- Family matters: kidneys and new forms of care -- Influencing the character of the future: prognosis, risk, and time left -- For whose benefit? Our shared quandary -- Toward a new social contract?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822358886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ordinary medicine : extraordinary treatments, longer lives, and where to draw the line, Sharon R. Kaufman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Diagnosing Twenty-First-Century health care -- The quandary and unexamined ordinariness of Twenty-First-Century medicine -- Ordinary medicine in our aging society: the dilemma of longevity -- The chain of health care drivers -- The medical-industrial complex I: evidence-based medicine, the biomedical -- Economy, and the ascendance of clinical trials -- The medical-industrial complex II: access, industry, and the clinical trials -- Phenomenon -- "Reimbursement is critical for everything": medicare and the ethics of managing life -- Medicine's changing means and ends -- Standard and necessary treatments: the changing means and ends of technology -- Family matters: kidneys and new forms of care -- Influencing the character of the future: prognosis, risk, and time left -- For whose benefit? Our shared quandary -- Toward a new social contract?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822358886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote

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