On suffering : pathways to healing & health / Beverley M. Clarke.

Author
Clarke, Beverley M. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press, c2011.
Description
xii, 302 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-291) and index.
Contents
Suffering in medicine -- Suffering is not pain -- The power of religious and spiritual beliefs -- Suffering and culture -- Crises of suffering across the life span -- The language of suffering -- Medical-legal disclosure of suffering -- Power differentials and suffering -- How to assess suffering -- Standards of care -- Key components of suffering in chronic illness -- The resolution of suffering -- The roles of health care professionals -- Habilitation and rehabilitation -- The wounded spirit -- Surviving and thriving.
ISBN
  • 9781611680287 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 161168028X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9781611680058 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1611680050 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9781611680102 (e-book)
  • 1611680107 (e-book)
LCCN
2011004794
OCLC
690090362
RCP
C - S

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