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The Rewards of Medical Practice

Dagmar Wujastyk

in Well-Mannered Medicine

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199856268
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199950560 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199856268.003.0006
The Rewards of Medical Practice

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In this chapter, the link between medical care and money is explored, i.e., how does a physician earn his livelihood, does he have variable rates, what happens if a patient is poor and cannot afford the necessary medical drugs, etc.

Keywords: medical expenses; charity; wealth; poverty; income

Chapter.  2622 words. 

Subjects: Hinduism

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