Behavior and medicine /
editor : Danny Wedding.
3rd ed.
Seattle ; Toronto : Hogrefe & Huber, 2001.
xviii, 484 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
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Seattle ; Toronto : Hogrefe & Huber, 2001.
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Table of Contents
Prefacep. V
Acknowledgementsp. VI
Forewordp. VII
Forewordp. VIII
Poetry Creditsp. X
Contributorsp. XI
The Physician and Society
The Physician-Patient Relationshipp. 3
Families, Relationships, and Healthp. 13
Health Services in the United Statesp. 31
Providing Health Care in a Multicultural Communityp. 49
Alternative Medicinep. 61
Special Problems of Medical Studentsp. 67
Foundations of Human Behavior
Brain and Behaviorp. 87
Psychodynamic Formulations of Human Behaviorp. 105
Learning Theory and Human Behaviorp. 117
Progress Through the Life Cycle
Birth, Childhood, Adolescencep. 135
Early Adulthood and the Middle Yearsp. 161
Human Sexuality in Health and Diseasep. 171
Old Agep. 185
Death, Dying, and Griefp. 195
Core Patient Issues
Work and Healthp. 209
Sleep and Sleep Disturbancesp. 219
Stress and Illnessp. 231
Nicotine and Alcohol Addictionsp. 247
Making Decisions about Patients
Clinical Interviewingp. 265
Assessment of Patientsp. 279
Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Makingp. 297
Facilitating Adherence to Treatment Regimensp. 305
Behavior and Disease
Chronic Benign Painp. 321
Behavior and Disabilityp. 337
Behavior and Cardiovascular Diseasep. 347
Behavior and Cancerp. 355
Behavior and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromep. 367
Psychopathologyp. 379
Recognizing and Treating Psychopathology in Primary Care Medicinep. 407
Assessment of Mental Development in Childrenp. 419
Medical Statistics and Research Designp. 425
Literature and Medicinep. 441
Gaudeamus Igitur: A Valedictionp. 451
Answer Key to Practice USMLE Questionsp. 455
Subject Indexp. 473
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