The Resource How doctors think, Jerome Groopman

How doctors think, Jerome Groopman

Label
How doctors think
Title
How doctors think
Statement of responsibility
Jerome Groopman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A physician discusses the thought patterns and actions that lead to misdiagnosis on the part of healthcare providers, and suggests methods that patients can use to help doctors assess conditions more accurately
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
215012
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Groopman, Jerome E
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R723.5
LC item number
.G75 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Medical logic
  • Physicians
Target audience
adult
Label
How doctors think, Jerome Groopman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Marketing, money, and medical decisions
  • In service of the soul
  • Flesh and blood decision making
  • Lessons from the heart
  • Spinning plates
  • Gatekeepers
  • A new mother's challenge
  • The uncertainty of the expert
  • Surgery and satisfaction
  • The eye of the beholder
Control code
ocm74569241
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9780618610037
Lccn
2006035718
System control number
(OCoLC)74569241
Label
How doctors think, Jerome Groopman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Marketing, money, and medical decisions
  • In service of the soul
  • Flesh and blood decision making
  • Lessons from the heart
  • Spinning plates
  • Gatekeepers
  • A new mother's challenge
  • The uncertainty of the expert
  • Surgery and satisfaction
  • The eye of the beholder
Control code
ocm74569241
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9780618610037
Lccn
2006035718
System control number
(OCoLC)74569241

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