The Resource Doctors serving people : restoring humanism to medicine through student community service, Edward J. Eckenfels

Doctors serving people : restoring humanism to medicine through student community service, Edward J. Eckenfels

Label
Doctors serving people : restoring humanism to medicine through student community service
Title
Doctors serving people
Title remainder
restoring humanism to medicine through student community service
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Eckenfels
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Today's physicians are medical scientists, drilled in the basics of physiology, anatomy, genetics, and chemistry. They learn how to crunch data, interpret scans, and see the human form as a set of separate organs and systems in some stage of disease. Missing from their training is a holistic portrait of the patient as a person and as a member of a community. Yet a humanistic passion and desire to help people often are the attributes that compel a student toward a career in medicine. So what happens along the way to tarnish that idealism? Can a new approach to medical education make a differenc
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA445
LC item number
.E26 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
Label
Doctors serving people : restoring humanism to medicine through student community service, Edward J. Eckenfels
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200) 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
The emergence of the rush community service initiatives program -- Clinics serving the poor and homeless -- The new faces of AIDS -- Community-based grassroots programs -- The community today, tomorrow the world -- Looking for meaning -- Empirical estimates of patients and clients served -- The learning and development of the students -- Nurturing idealism, advancing humanism, and planning reform -- A personal reflection: the staying power of the call of service
Control code
ocn271349551
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813545097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/ctt4jtvd9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b32547444
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)271349551
  • pebcs0813545099
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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