Book , Print in English

The logic of care : health and the problem of patient choice

Annemarie Mol.
  • London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
  • xii, 129 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Eisenhower C Level
    RA399.A1 M6513 2008 c. 1
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Subjects
Medical Subjects
Genre
  • Case studies.
Summary
  • What is 'good care' and does more choice lead to better care? This innovative and compelling work investigates good care and argues that the often touted ideal of 'patient choice' will not improve health care in the ways hoped for by its advocates.
Contents
  • Two logics
  • Customer or patient?
  • The citizen and the body
  • Managing versus doctoring
  • Individual and collective
  • The good in practice.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-125) and index.
ISBN
  • 9780415453424
  • 0415453429
  • 9780415453431
  • 0415453437
  • 9780203927076
  • 0203927079
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007047374
  • OCLC: 181862801
  • OCLC: 181862801