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The Resource Uncertain Suffering : Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease, Carolyn Moxley Rouse

Uncertain Suffering : Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease, Carolyn Moxley Rouse

Label
Uncertain Suffering : Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease
Title
Uncertain Suffering
Title remainder
Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Moxley Rouse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On average, black Americans are sicker and die earlier than white Americans. Uncertain Suffering provides a richly nuanced examination of what this fact means for health care in the United States through the lens of sickle cell anemia, a disease that primarily affects blacks. In a wide ranging analysis that moves from individual patient cases to the compassionate yet distanced professionalism of health care specialists to the level of national policy, Carolyn Moxley Rouse uncovers the cultural assumptions that shape the quality and delivery of care for sickle cell patients. She reveals
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rouse, Carolyn Moxley
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Discrimination in medical care
  • Health services accessibility
  • Minorities
  • Race discrimination
  • Social medicine
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Discrimination in medical care
  • Health services accessibility
  • Minorities
  • Race discrimination
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Social medicine
  • United States
  • Medizinische Versorgung
  • Rassendiskriminierung
  • Sichelzellenanämie
  • USA
  • Biomedizin
  • Anthropologische Medizin
  • Gesundheitswesen
  • Schmerztherapie
  • Lebensqualität
  • Schwarze
  • USA
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Minority Health
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Prejudice
  • United States
Label
Uncertain Suffering : Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease, Carolyn Moxley Rouse
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The questions -- Race and uncertainty -- Sickle cell disease in the clinic -- Healthcare access and medical uncertainty -- The affective dimensions of pain -- Uncertain efficacy -- Uncertain suffering -- Reforming the system -- Finding a way out of doxa : anthropology of the imagination -- Adolescent transitioning : acculturating patients to the culture of medicine -- Thought experiment : what does it mean to save a life? -- Rethinking suffering : community-based health care, alternative medicine, and faith
Control code
ocn834604067
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945043
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3pq1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604067
Label
Uncertain Suffering : Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease, Carolyn Moxley Rouse
Publication
Note
"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The questions -- Race and uncertainty -- Sickle cell disease in the clinic -- Healthcare access and medical uncertainty -- The affective dimensions of pain -- Uncertain efficacy -- Uncertain suffering -- Reforming the system -- Finding a way out of doxa : anthropology of the imagination -- Adolescent transitioning : acculturating patients to the culture of medicine -- Thought experiment : what does it mean to save a life? -- Rethinking suffering : community-based health care, alternative medicine, and faith
Control code
ocn834604067
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945043
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3pq1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604067

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