Behavior and Medicine / Edition 4

Behavior and Medicine / Edition 4

by Danny Wedding, M. L. Stuber, Margaret Stuber

ISBN-10: 0889373051

ISBN-13: 9780889373051

Pub. Date: 05/01/2006

Publisher: Hogrefe & Huber Publishers

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Table of Contents

1Mind, brain and behavior3
2Families, relationships, and health23
3Birth, childhood, and adolescence31
4Early adulthood and the middle years47
5Old age57
6Death, dying, and grief79
7Chronic benign pain91
8Stress and illness111
10Psychodynamic approaches to human behavior133
11Facilitating health behavior change145
12Human sexuality153
13Medical student and physician well-being167
14Working with other professionals, organizations, and communities175
15The physician-patient relationship189
16Communicating with patients201
17Diagnostic reasoning in medicine219
18Patient assessment227
19Recognizing and treating psychopathology in primary care239
20Managing difficult patients249
21The humanities and the practice of medicine261
22Culturally competent health care271
23Complementary and alternative medicine281
24The impact of social inequalities on health care287
25Health services in the United States303
26American medicine is sick321
App. ABehavioral and social science topics of high and medium priority for inclusion in medical school curricula
App. BMedical statistics & research design333
App. CAbridged directory of humanities resources for medical education and practice351

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