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Surviving Modern Medicine: How to Get the Best From Doctors, Family , and Friends by  Susan H  Peter  and Susan H. Evans; Evans - Paperback - Edition Unstated - 1998 - from Wyrdhoard Books and

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Surviving Modern Medicine: How to Get the Best From Doctors, Family , and Friends

by Clarke, Peter and Susan H. Evans; Evans, Susan H

Condition: Acceptable/No Jacket

New Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1998. Good in wraps sunned at head; corner wear w creases; specks to soil on wraps. Front wrap lifts at corners; fore-edge has readers' soil. Interior ow unmarked, tight & clean. "Clarke and Evans offer a totally realistic account of our country's health care quagmire. They review several methods by which consumers can get the highest expertise from the health care provider, the most accurate diagnosing and prognosticating from diagnostic procedures, and the maximum dollar benefit from HMOs. Their book reads easily, and its descriptions of patient-physician interactions regarding a variety of illnesses are totally accurate. Very important issues are discussed, such as advanced directives, decision making about significant others with terminal illnesses, deciding about alternative interventions, and obtaining the "right" health care provider. There are also glossaries of common medical treatments and critical care terms. Clark and Evans have written an excellent guide to assist people in surviving the chaos of the health care delivery system of the '90s."--C. Grossman, Fairfield University; Choice, Mar 1 1999. Edition Unstated. Soft Cover. Acceptable/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Used.
  • Bookseller: Wyrdhoard Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 010640
  • Title: Surviving Modern Medicine: How to Get the Best From Doctors, Family , and Friends
  • Author: Clarke, Peter and Susan H. Evans; Evans, Susan H
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Acceptable
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Edition Unstated
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 081352556X
  • ISBN 13: 9780813525563
  • Publisher: Rutgers University Press
  • Place: New Brunswick NJ
  • Date published: 1998
  • Bookseller catalogs: Wellness/Healing; Nonfiction, Misc;
  • Subjects: BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Healing / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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