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Sociology as Applied to Medicine E-Book, 5th Edition

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An introduction to medical sociology for medical students, health professionals of all kinds and sociology students.

New to This Edition

    • coverage of ongoing changes and crises in National Health Service
    • discussion of different methods of healthcare funding.
    • updating throughout
    • new page design with larger typeface

Key Features

    • A concise and jargon-free introduction to medical sociology - accessible and readable for medical students with little time to devote to this subject.
    • Practical emphasis on essential social issues : the doctor-patient relationship, social class, ethnic minority groups, organization of health services.
    • Attractive two colour page design with boxed summaries

Author Information

    By Graham Scambler, BSc, PhD, Professor of Medical Sociology; Director, Centre for Sociological Theory & Research on Health, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK

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Sociology as Applied to Medicine E-Book, 5th Edition
  • e-Book
  • Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
  • Copyright: 2003