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The Resource Watch your back! : how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment, Richard A. Deyo, MD

Watch your back! : how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment, Richard A. Deyo, MD

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Watch your back! : how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment
Title
Watch your back!
Title remainder
how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Deyo, MD
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Richard A. Deyo, proposes an approach to managing back pain, which most adults in the United States experience at some point, that empowers the individual and leads more directly to effective care
Member of
Summary
Presents a new approach to managing back pain that focuses on the empowerment of individuals and fewer medical interventions, while exposing the motives and conflicts of interest behind traditional treatments
Writing style
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10389366
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
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Deyo, Richard A
Dewey number
617.5/6406
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The culture and politics of health care work
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  • Backache
  • Back
  • Back
  • Backache
Target audience
adult
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how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less, and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment
Label
Watch your back! : how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment, Richard A. Deyo, MD
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [173]-202) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Back pain nation -- Even the best and brightest -- What's wrong? What's not? Can we tell the difference? -- Painkillers : easy solutions sometimes aren't -- Painkillers and the marketing of pain -- Pain management, now that's money -- Stabbed in the back -- Surgical gadgets and the explosion of fusion surgery -- The pointed search for relief : injections, ablations, and blocks, oh my! -- Why would you get better after useless therapy? -- Manipulating the pain : chiropractic and other alternative treatments -- Nobody takes it seriously! -- Boot camp -- Amplifying your voice -- Some policy implications
Control code
ocn871228559
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 212 pages
Isbn
9780801453243
Lccn
2014006972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)871228559
Label
Watch your back! : how the back pain industry is costing us more and giving us less-- and what you can do to inform and empower yourself in seeking treatment, Richard A. Deyo, MD
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [173]-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Back pain nation -- Even the best and brightest -- What's wrong? What's not? Can we tell the difference? -- Painkillers : easy solutions sometimes aren't -- Painkillers and the marketing of pain -- Pain management, now that's money -- Stabbed in the back -- Surgical gadgets and the explosion of fusion surgery -- The pointed search for relief : injections, ablations, and blocks, oh my! -- Why would you get better after useless therapy? -- Manipulating the pain : chiropractic and other alternative treatments -- Nobody takes it seriously! -- Boot camp -- Amplifying your voice -- Some policy implications
Control code
ocn871228559
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 212 pages
Isbn
9780801453243
Lccn
2014006972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)871228559

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