Clinical Methods: The History, Physical and Laboratory Examinations
by H. Kenneth Walker, W. Dallas Hall
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann 1990
Number of pages: 1118
The goal of this book is to be a guide and a reference as the reader becomes skilled in the techniques and analysis of clinical data. This third edition of Clinical Methods has undergone substantial revision based upon feedback from users of the first two editions. The book should provide clinicians and students with the best current knowledge of the techniques of collecting and using clinical data.
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by James B. Battles, at al. - NLM
The book describes what federally funded programs have accomplished in understanding medical errors and implementing programs to improve patient safety. It covers a wide range of research paradigms, clinical settings, and patient populations.
- National Academies Press
Individuals with disabilities and functional impairments need a range of services and supports to keep living independently. However, there often is not a strong link between medical care provided in the home and the necessary social services.
by Austin O'Malley - The Devin-Adair Company
The morality involved in the ordinary cases of medical homicide and mutilation is discussed. Craniotomy has been omitted because this operation on the living child is never morally licit, and when done on the dead fetus it requires no explanation.
by Troyen Brennan - University of California Press
Just Doctoring draws the doctor-patient relationship out of the consulting room and into the middle of the legal and political arenas where it more and more frequently appears. An important and exciting book in biomedical ethics.