Surviving Health Care : A Manual for Patients and Their Families Hardback
Edited by Thomasine Kushner
This book serves as a tool to help patients and families deal rationally with the perplexing and often irrational world of healthcare.
It covers the topics and addresses the challenges that experts in a variety of healthcare fields believe to be the most vital to meeting the challenges of decision-making when people feel most vulnerable.
With contributions from leading healthcare specialists, Surviving Health Care: A Manual for Patients and their Families examines a wide array of topics, including advance planning for healthcare, medical emergencies, genetic testing, pain management, and care of elders.
It is a unique resource that aims above all to help patients reach their best healthcare decisions.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 352 pages, 2 Halftones, unspecified
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 29/03/2010
- Category: Popular medicine & health
- ISBN: 9780521767965