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Medical Sociology (Hardback)
  • Medical Sociology (Hardback)

Medical Sociology (Hardback)

Hardback 436 Pages / Published: 01/05/2017
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The most thorough major academic textbook available, this classic text presents the most important research studies in the field. The author also integrates engaging first-person accounts from patients, physicians, and other health care providers throughout the text. A much greater number of first person accounts and updated examples are added to the new fourteenth edition. Other updates include:

* Coverage of Zika, Ebola, MERS, and updates on other pandemics

* Expanded discussion of obesity as a disease

* Coverage of the widening gap in life expectancy between the rich and the poor

* New information on the decline of life expectancy among American white women, especially those who live in rural counties

* New material on biomarkers, gene-environment interaction, and stress

* Analysis of the role of the hidden curriculum in medical schools

* Exiting the Affordable Care Act

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9781138668331
Number of pages: 436
Dimensions: 235 x 191 mm
Edition: 14th New edition

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