Princeton University Library Catalog

The making of a good doctor / authors, Kirkcaldy, B.D., Shephard, R.J., Siefen, R.G.

Author:
Kirkcaldy, Bruce D. (Bruce David), 1952- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science Publishers, c2010.
Description:
84 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Anthropological influences and resultant lifestyle issues -- Cross-cultural comparisons -- Treatment of the psyche versus organic disease -- Patient assessments of the quality of practice -- Physician assessments of good practice -- Motivators, stressors, job satisfaction, and personal qualities of a good physician -- Economic assessments of the quality of health care -- Policy implications for medical education, care of the physician, and health service management -- Selection and training of medical students -- Monitoring and maintenance of personal health -- Medical doctors in the focus of attention and of contradictory interests in health care.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781608764495 (hardcover)
  • 1608764494 (hardcover)
LCCN:
2009040817
OCLC:
455156803
Related name:
RCP:
C - S