Hospitals and Patients / William R. Rosengren
- Rosengren, William R.
- London : Taylor and Francis, 2017.
- First edition.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource
- part Part I -- chapter 1 Hospitals and Patients: An Overview of Issues -- chapter 2 New Forms and Trends in Medical Care -- part Part II -- chapter 3 Hospitals as Bureaucracies -- chapter 4 The Hospital and Its Patients -- chapter 5 The Hospital and Its Environment -- part Part III -- chapter 6 Hospitals and the Biographical Career of the Patient -- chapter 7 The Patient in the Context of the Hospital -- chapter 8 Orientations toward Clients and Interorganizational Relationships.
- "This book examines the current social crisis in American medicine. The authors, two well-known sociologists, search out-and fi nd-the roots of this crisis in three areas: the organization of the hospital, the attitudes of the hospital toward its patients, and the relationship of hospitals to one another."--Provided by publisher.
- 9780203789827 (e-book : PDF), 9781351515122 (e-book: Mobi), 9780202309477 (paperback), and 9781138525245 (hardback)
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