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The Resource My imaginary illness : a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis, Chloë G.K. Atkins ; with a clinical commentary by Brian David Hodges ; foreword by Bonnie Blair O'Connor

My imaginary illness : a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis, Chloë G.K. Atkins ; with a clinical commentary by Brian David Hodges ; foreword by Bonnie Blair O'Connor

Label
My imaginary illness : a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis
Title
My imaginary illness
Title remainder
a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis
Statement of responsibility
Chloë G.K. Atkins ; with a clinical commentary by Brian David Hodges ; foreword by Bonnie Blair O'Connor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
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1965-
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Atkins, Chloë G. K.
Index
index present
LC call number
RC935.M8
LC item number
A85 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hodges, Brian David
Series statement
The culture and politics of health care work. How patients think
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Somatization disorder
  • Diagnosis
Label
My imaginary illness : a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis, Chloë G.K. Atkins ; with a clinical commentary by Brian David Hodges ; foreword by Bonnie Blair O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-202) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- The original crisis -- Facing uncertainty -- Ontological apprehensions -- Diagnosis : conversion reaction -- Credo -- More paralysis and more psychological remedies -- A pyrrhic victory -- Becoming a pariah -- Fire! fire! -- Love in the midst of ruin -- Grasping at a diagnosis, hoping for a cure -- The crisis deepens -- Contemplating hemlock -- Icarus -- A crisis, American style -- Gravy
Control code
591788354
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxi, 212 p.
Isbn
9780801448874
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010013374
System control number
(OCoLC)591788354
Label
My imaginary illness : a journey into uncertainty and prejudice in medical diagnosis, Chloë G.K. Atkins ; with a clinical commentary by Brian David Hodges ; foreword by Bonnie Blair O'Connor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-202) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- The original crisis -- Facing uncertainty -- Ontological apprehensions -- Diagnosis : conversion reaction -- Credo -- More paralysis and more psychological remedies -- A pyrrhic victory -- Becoming a pariah -- Fire! fire! -- Love in the midst of ruin -- Grasping at a diagnosis, hoping for a cure -- The crisis deepens -- Contemplating hemlock -- Icarus -- A crisis, American style -- Gravy
Control code
591788354
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxi, 212 p.
Isbn
9780801448874
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010013374
System control number
(OCoLC)591788354

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