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The ethos of medicine in postmodern America : philosophical, cultural, and social considerations / Arnold R. Eiser.

Author/Creator:
Eiser, Arnold R., 1947-
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (219 p.)
Subjects:
Health -- Social aspects -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
The ethos medical practice in age of computerized technology
On the nature of medical knowledge : evidenced based medicine in postmodern America
The culture of medical practice : corporate computerization versus the face of the other
Practical and ethical concerns regarding aspects of quality improvement measures
The uneven encounter between postmodern expectations & corporate control of medical practice
Power and trust in the patient-physician relationship : postmodern values and the patient-centered medical home
Medical education in postmodern America : a physician-in-training is a consumer too
Medical professionalism : what does altruism have to do with it?
The postmodern physician ethos and morale
Bioethics in postmodern America
Ethical medicine, performativity, and the Silicon cage
Medical care embedded in American culture : repositioning the medical ethos for the 21st century
Epilogue : ethos of medicine in postmodern America.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-4985-2097-9
0-7391-8181-5
OCLC:
872669403
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