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The take-charge patient : how you can get the best medical care, Martine Ehrenclou

Label
The take-charge patient : how you can get the best medical care
Title
The take-charge patient
Title remainder
how you can get the best medical care
Statement of responsibility
Martine Ehrenclou
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Become a Take-Charge Patient with insider information from 200 medical professionals. Award-winning author empowers you to be well informed and proactive in your own medical care. Prevent medication errors, find the right doctor, prepare for appointments, make the most of the precious minutes with your doctor, form a collaborative relationship with your doctor, get discounted medication and medical care, manage your health insurance, and more. When she developed debilitating, chronic pain, author Martine Ehrenclou used every strategy in her new book. She went from advocate for others to advocate for herself. After eleven doctors failed to diagnose correctly, Martine found her own diagnosis and the correct surgeon to treat her. She is now pain free
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ehrenclou, Martine
Dewey number
610.696
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
R727.4
LC item number
.E37 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patient education
  • Patient advocacy
  • Self-care, Health
  • Patient Participation
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Patient Safety
  • Office Visits
  • Hospitalization
  • Consumer Health Information
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Patient advocacy
  • Patient education
  • Self-care, Health
Label
The take-charge patient : how you can get the best medical care, Martine Ehrenclou
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Introduction""; ""1 How I Became a Take-Charge Patient""; ""2 How You Become a Take-Charge Patient""; ""3 The Take-Charge Patient's Toolkit""; ""4 How to Choose the Best Doctor for You""; ""5 Your Relationship with Your Doctor""; ""6 Your Relationship with the Doctor's Staff""; ""7 Scheduling Tips to Get in to See the Doctor""; ""8 Prepare for Your Doctor Visit""; ""9 The Doctor Will See You Now""; ""10 Specialists""; ""11 How to Prevent Medication Errors and Manage Your Medications""
  • ""12 How to Manage Medical Errors (Misdiagnosis, Missed Diagnosis and No Diagnosis)""""13 How to Research Your Medical Conditions, Medications and Treatments""; ""14 How to Get Discounted Medical Care and Discounted Medications""; ""15 Your Health Insurance""; ""16 Serious Illnesses and Chronic Medical Conditions""; ""17 Tests, Procedures and Surgeries""; ""18 The Hospital""; ""19 Urgent Care Centers, Retail Medical Clinics and the Emergency Room""; ""20 Preventionâ€?Your Health""; ""21 Religious Institutions and How They Can Help You""; ""22 Patient Advocacy""
  • ""23 Concierge Doctors and Patient-Centered Care""""24 Telemedicine and Telehealth""; ""25 Why It Is Essential to Create Your Legal Health Documents Now""; ""Definitions""; ""Resources""; ""Recommended Books""; ""References""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Patient Safety Checklists and Sample Questions for Yourself and Your Doctor""; ""Index""; ""About the Author""
Control code
802053593
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 304 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780981524054
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7eb7f71d-8b56-4e99-8d52-65e6d5674ac4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802053593
Label
The take-charge patient : how you can get the best medical care, Martine Ehrenclou
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Introduction""; ""1 How I Became a Take-Charge Patient""; ""2 How You Become a Take-Charge Patient""; ""3 The Take-Charge Patient's Toolkit""; ""4 How to Choose the Best Doctor for You""; ""5 Your Relationship with Your Doctor""; ""6 Your Relationship with the Doctor's Staff""; ""7 Scheduling Tips to Get in to See the Doctor""; ""8 Prepare for Your Doctor Visit""; ""9 The Doctor Will See You Now""; ""10 Specialists""; ""11 How to Prevent Medication Errors and Manage Your Medications""
  • ""12 How to Manage Medical Errors (Misdiagnosis, Missed Diagnosis and No Diagnosis)""""13 How to Research Your Medical Conditions, Medications and Treatments""; ""14 How to Get Discounted Medical Care and Discounted Medications""; ""15 Your Health Insurance""; ""16 Serious Illnesses and Chronic Medical Conditions""; ""17 Tests, Procedures and Surgeries""; ""18 The Hospital""; ""19 Urgent Care Centers, Retail Medical Clinics and the Emergency Room""; ""20 Preventionâ€?Your Health""; ""21 Religious Institutions and How They Can Help You""; ""22 Patient Advocacy""
  • ""23 Concierge Doctors and Patient-Centered Care""""24 Telemedicine and Telehealth""; ""25 Why It Is Essential to Create Your Legal Health Documents Now""; ""Definitions""; ""Resources""; ""Recommended Books""; ""References""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Patient Safety Checklists and Sample Questions for Yourself and Your Doctor""; ""Index""; ""About the Author""
Control code
802053593
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 304 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780981524054
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7eb7f71d-8b56-4e99-8d52-65e6d5674ac4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802053593

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