Advances in Patient Safety: From Research to Implementation
by James B. Battles, at al.
Publisher: NLM 2004
Four volume set describes what federally funded programs have accomplished in understanding medical errors and implementing programs to improve patient safety. The 140 articles cover a wide range of research paradigms, clinical settings, and patient populations.
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by Jeannette Pols - Amsterdam University Press
Combining detailed ethnographic studies of nurses and patients involved in telecare with a broad theoretical frameworks from various disciplines, the author concludes that these practices leads to more rather than less intense caring relations ...
by Horacio Fabrega, Jr. - University of California Press
Looking at human sickness and healing through the lens of evolutionary theory, the author presents the need to show and communicate sickness and to seek and provide healing as innate biological traits grounded in evolution.
- 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 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.