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Patients and their doctors

Ann Cartwright

Patients and their doctors

a study of general practice

by Ann Cartwright

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAnn Cartwright.
SeriesReport of the Institute of Community Studies
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15151430M
ISBN 100710039271

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Patients and their doctors by Ann Cartwright Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shorter wrote this book as a sociology book Patients and their doctors book doctors in the U.S. and Great Britain and their patients, from the early 's on to the s. It was so true that reading it actually caused me pain. I recognized myself as one of the patients Shorter described so well one who goes to doctors and who is as impatient with them as they are with by: I entered the giveaway for What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear thinking that it was some sort of how-to book to help patients talk to their doctors.

It is actually something even better than that. Ofri has written a thoughtful and well-researched book which offers insights for everyone involved in medicine, whether as caregiver or patient.4/5. Patients who feel their primary care doctors practice patient-centered care are less likely to utilize excessive health-care services.

They Author: Emma Seppälä. The result is a remarkable book,When Doctors Become Patients, which helps illuminate the medical profession's mind-set under duress."-- The Associated Press "Dr.

Robert Klitzman, himself a physician who has faced serious illness, gives a fascinating degree portrait of what happens when those charged with healing others unexpectedly find /5(10).

In their new book Compassionomics, two doctors review the field of compassion research. Their finding. Patients and their doctors book When physicians take time to connect and express care, both patients and doctors benefit. The Right to Write About Patients. In her book Illness as Narrative, More than 25 centuries ago, the Hippocratic Oath forbade physicians from sharing family secrets of their patients.

“Not all doctors across all ages have understood the oath in exactly the same way,” notes Mary Fissell, professor in the Department of the. However, in swapping stories with other chronically ill people, I’ve realized that there’s also a systemic problem in medicine: Doctors often don’t listen to their patients.

Ofri, a professor of medicine at New York University and hospital internist, shares many of Epstein’s concerns about physician-patient interactions in her book What Patients Say, What Doctors while Epstein focuses on the benefits of mindfulness, Ofri hones in on listening and communication skills as powerful tools for exceptional patient care.

The subtitle says this is "a book for patients and their doctors" but I disagree. It's aimed squarely at doctors. Not nurses or pathologists, not those who may want to practice medicine someday, and definitely not lay people/5. Mental Health Experts Recommend Their Favorite Depression Books More If you go to and search for “depression,” you'll be presented with more t choices in the book category.

Patients have the right to review their medical records, but few have laid eyes on them. Many doctors worry the documents will be misread. Get this from a library. Proper doctoring: a book for patients and their doctors.

[David Mendel] -- ""People come to us for help. They come for health and strength." With these simple words David Mendel begins Proper Doctoring, a book about what it. Knowledge of how the health system works, coupled with a desire to retain control and maintain confidentiality, leads doctors to stray from established pathways of care.

This is particularly true of doctors with mental illness, which is the exclusive focus of Doctors as Patients. The book is edited by Petre Jones, a British general : Tessa Richards.

However, what patients say and what doctors hear are often two vastly different things. Patients, anxious to convey their symptoms, feel an urgency to “make their case” to their doctors. Doctors, under pressure to be efficient, multitask.

It’s among the most delectably scandalous stories in the history of medicine: At the height of the Victorian era, doctors regularly treated. 'How Doctors Think' Dr.

Jerome Groopman, a staff writer at The New Yorker, has written a book about how doctors make decisions regarding their 's called How Doctors Think.

The second is that doctors frequently don't have the self-awareness to understand their own errors, especially those that involve dealing with ambiguity and understanding the importance of emotions. The final theme is that that patients ought to be active participants in their own care. This is not a new message, but Groopman frames it in a new.

Top Books Written by Doctors. Stephanie How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got "Physicians learning about the mind will be better able to care for their patients and even their own. Dr. Teitelbaum, author of the bestselling book about medical diagnoses Real Cause, Real Cure, says it’s important to recognize that when a healthcare professional may be dealing in information that is not percent truthful.

Here are common lies doctors tell their patients: 1. “I think this illness is caused by depression or is Author: Lynn Allison. A SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP.

The relationship between doctors and their patients has received philosophical, sociological, and literary attention since Hippocrates, and is the subject of some 8, articles, monographs, chapters, and books in the modern medical literature. Columbia University Medical Center psychiatrist Dr.

Robert Klitzman explores that question in his latest book, “When Doctors Become Patients.” It’s based on Dr. Klitzman’s own experience as a patient, and on interviews with more than 70 men and women who have experienced both sides of medicine, as doctors and as patients.

Read "Patients and their Doctors (Book)., Sociology of Health & Illness" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands Author: West, Patrick.

She led research that investigated the clinical encounters between doctors and their patients, how the conversation between them starts, and whether patients are able to set the agenda. The study is in the Journal of General Internal Medicine which is the official journal of the Society of General Internal Medicine and is published by Springer.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Elderly patients and their doctors. New York: Springer Pub. Co., © (OCoLC) Document Type.

How Doctors Think is a book released in March by Jerome Groopman, the Dina and Raphael Recanati Chair of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, chief of experimental medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and staff writer for The New Yorker magazine.

The book opens with a discussion of a woman in her thirties who suffered daily stomach Author: Jerome Groopman. Katz criticizes doctors for encouraging patients to relinquish their autonomy, and demonstrates the detrimental effect their silence has on good patient care.

Seeing a growing need in this age of medical science and sophisticated technology for more honest and complete communication between physician and patients, he advocates a new, informed. Doctors and hospitals aren’t required to tell patients if one of their doctors has a history of or is currently being disciplined for sexual misconduct.

That leaves patients unbelievably vulnerable to violence, trauma, and abuse at the hands of repeat : Cynthia Greenlee. In the introduction to his book, Groopman talks about how there was little research on how doctors think, but he often thought about the topic.

He writes that patients can help doctors in finding the answers to their medical problems. He writes: “At the end of this journey through the minds of doctors, we return to language. Enter Dr. Kevin Pho. Since starting his blog, KevinMD, nearly 10 years ago, Dr. Pho has become a rock star among the health care set, one of the few doctors recognizable by first name only.A primary care doctor, Dr.

Pho presides over a social media empire that includes his blog, now a highly coveted publishing place for doctors and patients, a lively Facebook.

Most of them are written by doctors, but nurses, other healthcare professionals and patients send in their work as well. No one is keeping records, but editors say submissions are on the rise Author: Stephanie Demarco.

Palliative care doctors have been fighting for permission to use telemedicine for years. Especially in rural areas, they’ve wanted the ease of video visits so patients who are ill and in pain don’t have to go to the trouble of coming in to a doctor’s office. Our one-of-a-kind technology helps doctors syndicate great reviews and perfect profiles to the web’s top healthcare sites.

Customer Experience Trends in Healthcare | In a consumer survey, discovers how modern day patients make healthcare choices, and what factors influence their satisfaction and loyalty. “People come to us for help. They come for health and strength.” With these simple words David Mendel begins Proper Doctoring, a book about what it means (and takes) to be a good doctor, and for that reason very much a book for patients as well as doctors—which is to say a book for crisp, clear prose, he introduces readers to the craft of medicine and shows how 5/5(2).

The General Problem; the patient's offers and the doctor's responses; elimination by appropriate physical examinations; incidence and evaluation of neurotic symptoms; level of diagnosis; the collusion of anonymity; the general practitioner and his consultants; the perpetuation of the teacher-pupil relationship; advice and reassurance; "How to Start"; "When to Stop"; the special.

Maintaining privacy and confidentiality of their patient's health and personal details is paramount to any doctor. Doctors cannot abandon their patients without making other arrangements for their care.

Likewise doctors are explicitly prohibited from exploiting the doctor-patient relationship for sexual or improper purposes. Some experts also argue that when doctors try to detach themselves emotionally from their patients, the quality of their work suffers.

Jodi Halpern, a professor of bioethics and medical humanities at the University of California, Berkeley, believes that emotional detachment prevents doctors from understanding their patients and getting important clues about what they need in.

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One-sided priorities The appointment process prioritizes one doctor's time instead of patients he is likely to meet in a day. Even when an appointment is given it does not usually start on time, you will have to wait in the reception for som.

Early confusion about the purpose of the forms led some doctors to exaggerate the severity of their patients' conditions, in the belief that they were protecting them from a.

Book Summary. The renowned Harvard Medical School physician and New Yorker writer Jerome Groopman presents an entirely new way of understanding medicine and medical care to give patients and their families insight into why some doctors succeed in thinking through problems and why some doctors fail.Measuring the Wonders of an Empathetic Ear in the Doctor’s Office by Libby Copeland Washington Post.

If you’ve switched physicians in search of someone more caring or left an exam feeling unseen and unheard, you will find much to appreciate in Danielle Ofri’s perceptive book “What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear.”. Doctors should in no way force their own beliefs on their patients, or discuss the topic with those who aren't interested in doing so.

But physicians do need to become more aware of the critical role it plays in most patients' lives and illness. After all, spirituality can help patients cope in many ways.