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Title How doctors think [electronic resource] / Jerome Groopman.
Author Groopman, Jerome E.
Publication Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
Edition First Mariner Books edition.
Description 1 online resource (319 pages) : portrait
text file
Call # eBOOK
Note "A Mariner book."
Bibliography 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.
Summary 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.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Medicine -- Decision making.
Medical logic.
Physicians -- Psychology.
Medicina (aspectos psicológicos)
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Groopman, Jerome E. How doctors think. 1st Mariner Books ed. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008 9780547053646 (OCoLC)213414124
ISBN 9780547348636 (electronic bk.)
0547348630 (electronic bk.)

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