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Health And Health Care As Social Problems

Pub Date : 2003-01-01 | Author : Peter Conrad | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 074252857X
ISBN 13 : 9780742528574

This engaging and accessible reader takes a social problems approach to health and medicine, providing a broad and critical lens on contemporary health problems. Designed for cours..


Children And Health Care

Pub Date : 2007-08-26 | Author : L.M. Kopelman | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9780585274065
ISBN 13 : 0585274061

Before a separate Department of Medical Humanities was formed, the editors of this volume were faculty members of the Department of Pediatrics at our medical school. Colleagues dai..


Ethical Legal And Social Issues In Medical Informatics

Pub Date : 2008-06-30 | Author : Duquenoy, Penny | Publisher : IGI Global

ISBN 10 : 9781599047829
ISBN 13 : 1599047829

The utilization of information and communication technologies in almost all spheres of modern society has changed the social picture in significant ways while simultaneously leadin..


Health And Social Issues Of Native American Women

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Jennie Rose Joe | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9780313397134
ISBN 13 : 0313397139

This book serves as a much-needed source of information on the social and health issues that impact the health of Native American women in the United States, accompanied by invalua..


Bio Social Issues In Health

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Anil Kishore Sinha | Publisher : Northern Book Centre

ISBN 10 : 8172112254
ISBN 13 : 9788172112257

Themes included are:¿Issues on Health and Disease Approaches¿Health and Health Care Systems: Socio-cultural and Ecological Dimension¿Nutrition, Human Growth and Development¿Hea..


Tipping Points

Pub Date : 2015-04-13 | Author : John Bissell | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118992012
ISBN 13 : 1118992016

This book focuses on the modelling of contemporary health and social problems, especially those considered a major burden to communities, governments and taxpayers, such as smoking..


To Fix Or To Heal

Pub Date : 2016-02-26 | Author : Ana Marta Gonzalez | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9781479878246
ISBN 13 : 1479878243

Do doctors fix patients? Or do they heal them? For all of modern medicine’s many successes, discontent with the quality of patient care has combined with a host of new developmen..