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Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions / edited by David Mechanic.

New York : Free Press, [1983] .
ISBN 0029206901, 9780029206904

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George Washington
Gelman stacks
RA 395 .A3 H36 1983 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
RA395.A3 H36 Off-site
Van Ness stacks
RA395.A3 H36 1983 Available Request
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Howard Health Sciences
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W84 H236 1983 Available
Other Authors Mechanic, David, 1936-
Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Delivery of Health Care -- United States -- Handbooks.
Health Occupations -- United States -- Handbooks.
Health Services -- United States -- Handbooks.
Medical care -- Research.
Medical care -- United States.
Medical care.
Medical policy -- United States.
Medical policy.
Médecine sociale -- États-Unis.
Politique sanitaire -- États-Unis.
Social Medicine -- United States -- Handbooks.
Social medicine -- United States.
Social medicine.
Soins médicaux -- États-Unis.
Soins médicaux -- Recherche.
United States.
Description xxiii, 806 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date [1983]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Disease and environment in American history / Gerald N. Grob -- Society, culture, and health / Mervyn Susser, Kim Hopper, and Judith Richman -- The potential of health promotion / Lester Breslow -- The politics of health / T.R. Marmor and Andrew Dunham with the assistance of Julie Greenberg -- Nutritional patterns, social choices, and health / Beverly Winikoff -- Epidemiology of childhood disease / Robert J. Haggerty -- Epidemiology of ischemic heart disease and cancer / Sam Shapiro -- The epidemiology of mental disorder / Bruse P. Dohrenwend -- Continuities and discontinuities in the psychiatric disorders of children / Lee Robins -- Injury Epidemiology and the reduction of harm / Leon S. Robertson --Environment and disease / Paul W. Brandt-Rauf and I. Bernard Weinstein -- Comparisons in health care: Britain as contrast to the United States / Rosemary Stevens -- The general hospital: a social and historical perspective / Odin W. Anderson and Norman Gevitz -- Health-maintenance organizations / Harold S. Luft -- Nursing homes / Bruce C. Vladeck -- Long-term care: financing and policy issues / Diane Bolay Lawrence and Clifton R. Gaus -- The federal health structure / Gerald Rosenthal -- Does medical care do any good? -- sol Levine, Jacob J. Feldman, and Jack Elinson -- Nurses / Linda H. Aiken -- Physicians / David Mechanic -- Medical and nursing education: surface behavior and deep structure / Donald W. Light -- Allied health resources / Eli Ginzberg -- The evolution in health services management / Walter J. McNearney -- Models of health-related behavior / Marshall H. Becker and Lois A. Maiman -- Popular health care, social networks, and cultural meanings: the orientation of medical anthropology / Noel J. Chrisman and Arthur Kleinman -- The experience and expression of distress: the study of illness behavior and medical utilization / David Mechanic -- Coping and adaptation in health illness / Frances Cohen and Richard S. Lazarus -- Social adaptation of the chronically ill / Margaret Dimond -- A Marxist view of health and health care / Howard Waitzkin -- Social and psychological factors affecting the course of disease: an epidemiological perspective / Stansilav A. Kasl -- Behavioral medicine: psychology in health care / Howard Leventhal -- Health education and health promotion / Lawrence W. Green and Katrina W. Johnson -- Multivariate analysis: basic approaches to health data / Paul D. Cleary.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8533525
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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