Skip to Content »

Site Map

FREE Shipping: All Individuals in United States, Mexico, Central and South America & The Caribbean

Take 30 percent off your entire order. ☄ Disclaimer ☄* Offer valid 11/23/15 - 11/25/15. 30% discount applies to all Medical Reference and Textbooks, PDF, ePub & VST eBooks. This offer is not valid on Clinics Review Articles (individual issues and subscriptions), Journals, and Nursing and Health Profession Textbooks, Institutional Video Series, HESI Products, Kindle or Nook e-books, Pageburst titles, ClinicalKey packages, mobile apps, medical clothing or accessories, bulk or previous purchases, clearance titles, or in combination with any other promotion. Offer only valid for purchases by individual customers in U.S., Mexico, South and Central America and the Caribbean from Enter promotional code BBV4E16514 at checkout to receive your discount. This offer expires on November 25, 2015.

Sociology as Applied to Medicine, 6th Edition

$40.95 $28.67

This book may take up to 5 business days to ship

Available Formats Price
PDF eBook $40.95   $28.67
(With Adobe DRM, readable with Adobe Digital Editions for PCs and Macs, and on most mobile devices except Kindle)
ePub eBook $40.95   $28.67
(With Adobe DRM, readable with Adobe Digital Editions for PCs and Macs, and on most mobile devices except Kindle)

This introduction to medical sociology is for medical students and health professionals in the United Kingdom and Europe.

Table of Contents

View all Behavioral Science titles

New to This Edition

    • New section on theory and methods of social research, pointing out the important differences between social research and the more biologically orientated research familiar to medical readers.

    • Extensive revision of those chapters covering health policy, eg NHS chapter, health promotion, community care, organisation of health care.

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 and organization of health services.

    • Attractive two-colour page design with boxed summaries.

Author Information

    By Graham Scambler, BSc, PhD, Professor of Medical Sociology, Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, UK

Customer Reviews

Sociology as Applied to Medicine, 6th Edition
30% off
  • Paperback
  • Reference
  • 344 Pages
  • Trim Size: 9 1/5 X 6 1/8 in
  • Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
  • ISBN: 978-0-7020-2901-1
  • Copyright: 2008