The Resource Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions, edited by David Mechanic

Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions, edited by David Mechanic

Label
Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions
Title
Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Mechanic
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
RA395.A3
NAL item number
H3
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 84 AA1
NLM item number
H23 1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mechanic, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical care
  • Social medicine
  • Medical policy
  • Medical care
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Health Occupations
  • Health Services
  • Social Medicine
  • Soins médicaux
  • Médecine sociale
  • Soins médicaux
  • Politique sanitaire
  • Medical care
  • Medical care
  • Medical policy
  • Social medicine
  • Gezondheidszorg
  • Beroepen
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Gesundheitsfürsorge
  • Gesundheitswesen
  • Heilberuf
  • United States
Label
Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions, edited by David Mechanic
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disease and environment in American history / Gerald N. Grob -- Society, culture, and health / Mervyn Susser, Kim Hopper, and Judith Richman -- The potential of health promotion / Lester Breslow -- The politics of health / T.R. Marmor and Andrew Dunham with the assistance of Julie Greenberg -- Nutritional patterns, social choices, and health / Beverly Winikoff -- Epidemiology of childhood disease / Robert J. Haggerty -- Epidemiology of ischemic heart disease and cancer / Sam Shapiro -- The epidemiology of mental disorder / Bruse P. Dohrenwend -- Continuities and discontinuities in the psychiatric disorders of children / Lee Robins -- Injury Epidemiology and the reduction of harm / Leon S. Robertson --Environment and disease / Paul W. Brandt-Rauf and I. Bernard Weinstein -- Comparisons in health care: Britain as contrast to the United States / Rosemary Stevens -- The general hospital: a social and historical perspective / Odin W. Anderson and Norman Gevitz -- Health-maintenance organizations / Harold S. Luft -- Nursing homes / Bruce C. Vladeck -- Long-term care: financing and policy issues / Diane Bolay Lawrence and Clifton R. Gaus -- The federal health structure / Gerald Rosenthal -- Does medical care do any good? -- sol Levine, Jacob J. Feldman, and Jack Elinson -- Nurses / Linda H. Aiken -- Physicians / David Mechanic -- Medical and nursing education: surface behavior and deep structure / Donald W. Light -- Allied health resources / Eli Ginzberg -- The evolution in health services management / Walter J. McNearney -- Models of health-related behavior / Marshall H. Becker and Lois A. Maiman -- Popular health care, social networks, and cultural meanings: the orientation of medical anthropology / Noel J. Chrisman and Arthur Kleinman -- The experience and expression of distress: the study of illness behavior and medical utilization / David Mechanic -- Coping and adaptation in health illness / Frances Cohen and Richard S. Lazarus -- Social adaptation of the chronically ill / Margaret Dimond -- A Marxist view of health and health care / Howard Waitzkin -- Social and psychological factors affecting the course of disease: an epidemiological perspective / Stansilav A. Kasl -- Behavioral medicine: psychology in health care / Howard Leventhal -- Health education and health promotion / Lawrence W. Green and Katrina W. Johnson -- Multivariate analysis: basic approaches to health data / Paul D. Cleary
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 806 pages
Isbn
9780029206904
Lccn
82071149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08533525
  • (OCoLC)ocm08533525
Label
Handbook of health, health care, and the health professions, edited by David Mechanic
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disease and environment in American history / Gerald N. Grob -- Society, culture, and health / Mervyn Susser, Kim Hopper, and Judith Richman -- The potential of health promotion / Lester Breslow -- The politics of health / T.R. Marmor and Andrew Dunham with the assistance of Julie Greenberg -- Nutritional patterns, social choices, and health / Beverly Winikoff -- Epidemiology of childhood disease / Robert J. Haggerty -- Epidemiology of ischemic heart disease and cancer / Sam Shapiro -- The epidemiology of mental disorder / Bruse P. Dohrenwend -- Continuities and discontinuities in the psychiatric disorders of children / Lee Robins -- Injury Epidemiology and the reduction of harm / Leon S. Robertson --Environment and disease / Paul W. Brandt-Rauf and I. Bernard Weinstein -- Comparisons in health care: Britain as contrast to the United States / Rosemary Stevens -- The general hospital: a social and historical perspective / Odin W. Anderson and Norman Gevitz -- Health-maintenance organizations / Harold S. Luft -- Nursing homes / Bruce C. Vladeck -- Long-term care: financing and policy issues / Diane Bolay Lawrence and Clifton R. Gaus -- The federal health structure / Gerald Rosenthal -- Does medical care do any good? -- sol Levine, Jacob J. Feldman, and Jack Elinson -- Nurses / Linda H. Aiken -- Physicians / David Mechanic -- Medical and nursing education: surface behavior and deep structure / Donald W. Light -- Allied health resources / Eli Ginzberg -- The evolution in health services management / Walter J. McNearney -- Models of health-related behavior / Marshall H. Becker and Lois A. Maiman -- Popular health care, social networks, and cultural meanings: the orientation of medical anthropology / Noel J. Chrisman and Arthur Kleinman -- The experience and expression of distress: the study of illness behavior and medical utilization / David Mechanic -- Coping and adaptation in health illness / Frances Cohen and Richard S. Lazarus -- Social adaptation of the chronically ill / Margaret Dimond -- A Marxist view of health and health care / Howard Waitzkin -- Social and psychological factors affecting the course of disease: an epidemiological perspective / Stansilav A. Kasl -- Behavioral medicine: psychology in health care / Howard Leventhal -- Health education and health promotion / Lawrence W. Green and Katrina W. Johnson -- Multivariate analysis: basic approaches to health data / Paul D. Cleary
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 806 pages
Isbn
9780029206904
Lccn
82071149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08533525
  • (OCoLC)ocm08533525

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