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The Resource The sociology of health, healing, and illness, Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist

The sociology of health, healing, and illness, Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist

Label
The sociology of health, healing, and illness
Title
The sociology of health, healing, and illness
Statement of responsibility
Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This new edition leads students through the complexities of the evolving Affordable Care Act. It significantly expands coverage of medical technology, end-of-life issues, and alternative and complementary health care-topics students typically debate in the classroom. Many new textboxes and enhancements in pedagogy grace this new edition, which is essential in the fast-changing area of health care
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiss, Gregory L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
W45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lonnquist, Lynne E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social medicine
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical care
Label
The sociology of health, healing, and illness, Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief introduction ot the sociology of health, healing, and illness -- The development of scientific medicine -- Social epidemiology -- Society, disease, and illness -- Social stress -- Health behavior -- Experiencing illness and disability -- Physicians and the profession of medicine -- Medical education and the socialization of physicians -- Nurses, advanced practice providers, and allied health workers -- Complementary and alternative medicine -- The physician-patient relationship: background and models -- Professional and ethical obligations of physicians in the physician-patient relationship -- The health care system of the United States -- Health care delivery -- The social implications of advanced health care technology -- Comparative health care systems
Control code
035688986
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
9th ed.
Extent
xvi, 522 pages
Isbn
9781138647725
Lccn
2016032180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The sociology of health, healing, and illness, Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief introduction ot the sociology of health, healing, and illness -- The development of scientific medicine -- Social epidemiology -- Society, disease, and illness -- Social stress -- Health behavior -- Experiencing illness and disability -- Physicians and the profession of medicine -- Medical education and the socialization of physicians -- Nurses, advanced practice providers, and allied health workers -- Complementary and alternative medicine -- The physician-patient relationship: background and models -- Professional and ethical obligations of physicians in the physician-patient relationship -- The health care system of the United States -- Health care delivery -- The social implications of advanced health care technology -- Comparative health care systems
Control code
035688986
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
9th ed.
Extent
xvi, 522 pages
Isbn
9781138647725
Lccn
2016032180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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