Princeton University Library Catalog

The safety-net health care system : health care at the margins / Gunnar Almgren, Taryn Lindhorst.

Author:
Almgren, Gunnar Robert, 1951- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Springer Pub., c2012.
Description:
xv, 390 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Origins and definitions of the safety net health care system -- Poverty and being poor -- Stratification and stigma -- Differences, power, privilege, and disparities in care -- Homelessness as a social phenomenon and being homeless -- Substance abuse and addiction -- Violence, victimization, and trauma -- "Difficult patients", difficult health conditions -- Adherence to care -- Thriving in stressful environments.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780826105714
  • 0826105718
  • 9780826105721 (e-book)
  • 0826105726 (e-book)
LCCN:
2011032268
OCLC:
745304166
Related name:
RCP:
C - S