Health Industrialization

Health Industrialization discusses the way healthcare professionals distinguish between medicine, surgery, and diet and lifestyle guidelines. In other words, the ways that medicine aims to provide quantity of life. Men and women would rather remain in good health as long as possible and compensate for the deficiencies that crop up to the best of their abilities. Hence, they are looking for quality of life that results in tensions brought on by different objectives. This book hypothesizes that this tension is the cause of an industrialization of medicine or health that depends to a degree on the point-of-view we choose. Offers the key to understanding how this new form of industry will spread to create real change in the field of patient care Explores ethical issues and analyzes the various technologies at work in this transformation

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  • Author : Bruno Salgues
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • ISBN : 0081017936
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Health Industrialization

Health Industrialization
  • Author : Bruno Salgues
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 24 June 2016
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Health Industrialization discusses the way healthcare professionals distinguish between medicine, surgery, and diet and lifestyle guidelines. In other words, the ways that medicine aims to provide quantity of life. Men and women would rather remain in good health as long as possible and compensate for the deficiencies that crop up to the best of their abilities. Hence, they are looking for quality of life that results in tensions brought on by different objectives. This book hypothesizes that this tension is

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  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 April 2008
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In this unique anthology, Steckel and Floud coordinate ten essays that bring a new perspective to inquiry about standard of living in modern times. These papers are arranged for international comparison, and they individually examine evidence of health and welfare during and after industrialization in eight countries: the United States, Britain, Sweden, the Netherlands, France, Germany, Japan, and Australia. The essays incorporate several indicators of quality of life, especially real per capita income and health, but also real wages, education,

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  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 19 September 2014
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 July 2017
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  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 20 January 1999
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  • Release : 28 April 2020
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 November 2018
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 November 2018
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  • Release : 13 July 2018
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 July 2016
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 August 2017
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