How doctors think [electronic resource] / Jerome Groopman
eBook | Houghton Mifflin | 2008 | First Mariner Books edition.
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First Mariner Books edition.
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1 online resource (319 pages) : portrait
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"A Mariner book."
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Flesh-and-blood decision making -- Lessons from the heart -- Spinning plates -- Gatekeepers -- A new mother's challenge -- The uncertainty of the expert -- Surgery and satisfaction -- The eye of the beholder -- Marketing, money, and medical decisions -- In service of the soul -- Epilogue : a patient's questions.
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A physician discusses the thought patterns and actions that lead to misdiagnosis on the part of healthcare providers, and suggests methods that patients can use to help doctors assess conditions more accurately.
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Print version: Groopman, Jerome E. How doctors think. 1st Mariner Books ed. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008 9780547053646 (OCoLC)213414124
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9780547348636 (electronic bk.)
0547348630 (electronic bk.)
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