The Resource Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge, Robert M. Veatch

Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge, Robert M. Veatch

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Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge
Title
Patient, heal thyself
Title remainder
how the new medicine puts the patient in charge
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Veatch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Veatch, Robert M
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R723.5
LC item number
.V43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 M-522
  • W 85
NLM item number
V394p 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical care
  • Patient Participation
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Philosophy, Medical
  • Physician-Patient Relations
Label
Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge, Robert M. Veatch
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-275) and index
Contents
The puzzling case of the broken arm -- Hernias, diets, and drugs -- Why physicians cannot know what will benefit patients -- Sacrificing patient benefit to protect patient rights -- Societal interests and duties to others -- The new, limited, twenty-first-century role for physicians as patient assistants -- Abandoning modern medical concepts: doctor's "orders" and hospital "discharge" -- Medicine can't "indicate": so why do we talk that way? --"Treatments of choice" and "medical necessity": who is fooling whom? -- Abandoning informed consent -- Why physicians get it wrong and the alternatives to consent: patient choice and deep value pairing -- The end of prescribing: why prescription writing is irrational -- The alternatives to prescribing -- Are fat people overweight? -- Beyond prettiness: death, disease, and being fat -- Universal but varied health insurance: only separate is equal -- Health insurance: the case for multiple lists -- Why hospice care should not be a part of ideal health care I: the history of the hospice -- Why hospice care should not be a part of ideal health care II: hospice in a postmodern era -- Randomized human experimentation: the modern dilemma -- Randomized human experimentation: a proposal for the new medicine -- Clinical practice guidelines and why they are wrong -- Outcomes research and how values sneak into finding of fact -- The consensus of medical experts and why it is wrong so often
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 287 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036824161
Label
Patient, heal thyself : how the new medicine puts the patient in charge, Robert M. Veatch
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-275) and index
Contents
The puzzling case of the broken arm -- Hernias, diets, and drugs -- Why physicians cannot know what will benefit patients -- Sacrificing patient benefit to protect patient rights -- Societal interests and duties to others -- The new, limited, twenty-first-century role for physicians as patient assistants -- Abandoning modern medical concepts: doctor's "orders" and hospital "discharge" -- Medicine can't "indicate": so why do we talk that way? --"Treatments of choice" and "medical necessity": who is fooling whom? -- Abandoning informed consent -- Why physicians get it wrong and the alternatives to consent: patient choice and deep value pairing -- The end of prescribing: why prescription writing is irrational -- The alternatives to prescribing -- Are fat people overweight? -- Beyond prettiness: death, disease, and being fat -- Universal but varied health insurance: only separate is equal -- Health insurance: the case for multiple lists -- Why hospice care should not be a part of ideal health care I: the history of the hospice -- Why hospice care should not be a part of ideal health care II: hospice in a postmodern era -- Randomized human experimentation: the modern dilemma -- Randomized human experimentation: a proposal for the new medicine -- Clinical practice guidelines and why they are wrong -- Outcomes research and how values sneak into finding of fact -- The consensus of medical experts and why it is wrong so often
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 287 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036824161

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