The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine / Edition 1

The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine / Edition 1

by Eric J. Cassell
     
 

Cassell argues for an understanding of what changes should be made in order to successfully treat the sick while alleviating suffering, and how to go about making these changes. See more details below

Overview

Cassell argues for an understanding of what changes should be made in order to successfully treat the sick while alleviating suffering, and how to go about making these changes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195089127
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.73(d)

Meet the Author

About the Author:
Eric J. Cassell is Clinical Professor of Public Health at Cornell University Medical College, and an attending physician at The New York Hospital. He is a fellow of the Hastings Center and a member of the Institute of Medicine of The National Academy of Sciences. He is the author of The Healer's Art, The Place of Humanities in Medicine, and Talking with Patients.

Table of Contents

1. Ideas in Conflict

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