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Title Get inside your doctor's head [electronic resource] : 10 commonsense rules for making better decisions about medical care / Phillip K. Peterson, M.D.
Author Peterson, Phillip K.
Publication Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.
Description 1 online resource (x, 130 pages).
text file
Call # eBOOK
Series A Johns Hopkins Press health book ; 33
Johns Hopkins Press health book ; 33.
Contents Introduction : applying and breaking the rules -- Rule 1. If you don't know what you're doing, don't do anything -- Rule 2. If what you're doing seems to be working, think about continuing it -- Rule 3. If what you're doing doesn't seem to be working, think about doing something else -- Rule 4. Don't agree to an invasive procedure without understanding why it's needed -- and without getting a second opinion -- Rule 5. If you don't have symptoms, a doctor can't make you feel better -- Rule 6. Never trust anyone completely, especially purveyors of conventional wisdom -- Rule 7. Most things are what they seem to be, except when they're not -- Rule 8. What your doctor doesn't know could kill you -- Rule 9. Timing is everything, and sometimes time is the cure -- Rule 10. Caring is always important medicine -- Epilogue : the participatory art of medicine -- Recap : the rules revisited.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Patient education.
Patient participation.
Medicine -- Decision making.
Physician and patient.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Peterson, Phillip K. Get inside your doctor's head. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013 9781421410692 (DLC) 2012050895 (OCoLC)825106462
ISBN 9781421410708 (electronic bk.)
1421410702 (electronic bk.)

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