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Publisher: Routledge
ISBN10: 0415989639 ISBN13: 9780415989633 DDC: 616.89/14 LCC: RC480.5 Edition: (hardbound : alk. paper)


Includes bibliographical references and index. Introduction -- We lost our economic savvy -- We turned our charismatic leaders into gurus -- Don't worry, managed care is a passing fad -- We are not a healthcare profession -- At war with ourselves: failure of the profession to own its training -- Our anti-business bias: an inadvertent vow of poverty -- Our public relations: a disaster or just a fiasco? -- Political correctness: we no longer speak as a science and profession -- Creating patients where there are none -- Diversity fiddles while practice burns -- RxP: is this our sole economic thrust? -- Afterword: Hope for a profession of endearing losers.


  • LCC: RC480.5
  • Dewey Decimal: 616.89/14

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xxxviii, 364 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition Info: (hardbound : alk. paper)


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