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Dealing with doctors, denial, and death : a guide to living well with serious illness

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This guide for patients facing serious illnesses for which the path to wellness is unclear explains some of the influences that may prompt physicians to recommend futile treatments and describes specific ways of obtaining information to get a clear idea of all available options.

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1001 . ‡aMangalik, Aroop, ‡d1935- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aDealing with doctors, denial, and death : ‡ba guide to living well with serious illness / ‡cAroop Mangalik.
264 1. ‡aLanham, Maryland : ‡bRowman & Littlefield, ‡c[2017]
264 4. ‡c©2017.
300 . ‡axiv, 260 pages ; ‡c24 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aDealing with the inevitability of death -- Communication, hope and honesty -- Religion, healing and death -- Patient autonomy and medical expertise: how to find a balance -- Planning for your life, illness and death -- Do no harm -- Statistics: they helpand they fool -- Why doctors over-treat: training and mindset -- Why doctors over-treat: pressure from society and the medical -- Establishment -- Why doctors over-treat: flaws in the way they deal with patients -- When doctors say 'no' -- Why patients demand unrealistic treatments -- How to reduce over-treatment -- How to proceed toward comfort.
520 . ‡aThis guide for patients facing serious illnesses for which the path to wellness is unclear explains some of the influences that may prompt physicians to recommend futile treatments and describes specific ways of obtaining information to get a clear idea of all available options.
650 0. ‡aChronically ill ‡xCare.
650 0. ‡aChronically ill ‡xFamily relationships.
650 0. ‡aChronically ill ‡xTreatment.
650 0. ‡aPhysician and patient.
650 0. ‡aMedical ethics.
650 7. ‡aChronically ill ‡xCare. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00860147.
650 7. ‡aChronically ill ‡xFamily relationships. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00860155.
650 7. ‡aChronically ill ‡xTreatment. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00860174.
650 7. ‡aMedical ethics. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01014081.
650 7. ‡aPhysician and patient. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01062819.
655 7. ‡aNonfiction. ‡2local
77608. ‡iOnline version:
77608. ‡aMangalik, Aroop, 1935- author. ‡tDealing with doctors, denial, and death ‡dLanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2017] ‡z9781442272811 ‡w(DLC) 2016033078
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