The Resource Diagnosis, therapy, and evidence : conundrums in modern American medicine, Gerald N. Grob and Allan V. Horwitz

Diagnosis, therapy, and evidence : conundrums in modern American medicine, Gerald N. Grob and Allan V. Horwitz

Label
Diagnosis, therapy, and evidence : conundrums in modern American medicine
Title
Diagnosis, therapy, and evidence
Title remainder
conundrums in modern American medicine
Statement of responsibility
Gerald N. Grob and Allan V. Horwitz
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Diagnosis, Therapy, and Evidence, Gerald N. Grob and Allan V. Horwitz employ historical and contemporary data and case studies, combining into one book a variety of medical and psychiatric conditions. They utilize case studies and examine tonsillectomy, cancer, heart disease, PTSD, anxiety, and depression, and identify differences between rhetoric and reality and the weaknesses in diagnosis and treatment
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
G76 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
Label
Diagnosis, therapy, and evidence : conundrums in modern American medicine, Gerald N. Grob and Allan V. Horwitz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rhetoric and reality in modern American medicine -- Medical rivalry and etiological speculation : the case of peptic ulcer -- How theory makes bad practice : the case of tonsillectomy -- How science tries to explain deadly diseases : coronary heart disease and cancer -- Transforming amorphous stress into discrete disorders : the case of anxiety -- Depression : creating consensus from diagnostic confusion -- Post-traumatic stress disorder : the result of abnormal environments or abnormal individuals? -- Where do we go from here?
Control code
ocn593295655
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 253 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548128
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt4jxx52
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25636224
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593295655
  • pebcs0813548128
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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