Chapter

Thinking about medicine

Murray Longmore, Ian B. Wilkinson, Andrew Baldwin and Elizabeth Wallin

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine

Ninth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199609628
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191742798 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199609628.003.0001

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Thinking about medicine

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The Hippocratic oath

Ideals

The bedside manner

Asking questions

Finding narrative answers

Death

Facing and managing death

Prescribing drugs

Surviving life on the wards

Resource allocation

Psychiatry on the wards

The elderly patient in hospital

The art of diagnosing

On being busy

Health and medical ethics...

Chapter.  13324 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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