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The Resource Under the medical gaze : facts and fictions of chronic pain, Susan Greenhalgh

Under the medical gaze : facts and fictions of chronic pain, Susan Greenhalgh

Label
Under the medical gaze : facts and fictions of chronic pain
Title
Under the medical gaze
Title remainder
facts and fictions of chronic pain
Statement of responsibility
Susan Greenhalgh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This compelling account of the author's experience with a chronic pain disorder and subsequent interaction with the American health care system goes to the heart of the workings of power and culture in the biomedical domain. It is a medical whodunit full of mysterious misdiagnosis, subtle power plays, and shrewd detective work
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greenhalgh, Susan
Dewey number
  • 616/.0472/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RB127
LC item number
.G745 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 G-711
  • WL 704
NLM item number
G813u 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greenhalgh, Susan
  • Chronic pain
  • Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Physician and patient
  • Diagnostic errors
  • Greenhalgh, Susan
  • Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic Disease
  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Greenhalgh, Susan
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic pain
  • Diagnostic errors
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Health
  • Physician and patient
  • United States
  • Chronischer Schmerz
  • Patient
  • Fibromyalgie
  • Rheumatoide Arthritis
  • Arzt
Label
Under the medical gaze : facts and fictions of chronic pain, Susan Greenhalgh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-364) 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
  • A Most Pleasant Patient
  • Silent Rebellion and Rage
  • A Depression Worse than the Disease
  • A Losing Battle to Get Better
  • Struggling to Make the Treatment Work
  • "Accept It!" Alternative Medicines Offer Medicine for the Mind
  • A Life Shrunk, a Mind Gone Nearly Mad
  • Rebellion and Self-Renewal
  • A Second Opinion: The Unmaking of a "Fibromyalgic"
  • The Final Meeting: A Tale of Decline and a Denial
  • Understanding Chronic Pain
  • Out from under the Medical Gaze
  • Narrating Illness, Politicizing Pain
  • Conclusion: Re-viewing the Medicine of Chronic Pain
  • Epilogue: Speaking of Pain--On Stories, Cultural Recuperations, and Political Interventions
  • Problematique
  • Prologue: Finding Dr. Right
  • Doing Biomedicine
  • The Initial Consultation: The Making of a "Fibromyalgic"
  • Medicating the "Fibromyalgic"-Arthritic Body
  • Producing the Good Patient
  • Doing Gender
Control code
49570008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 371 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597349710
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3439df4d-4008-4688-bb80-b135f12c0333
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570008
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Under the medical gaze : facts and fictions of chronic pain, Susan Greenhalgh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-364) 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
  • A Most Pleasant Patient
  • Silent Rebellion and Rage
  • A Depression Worse than the Disease
  • A Losing Battle to Get Better
  • Struggling to Make the Treatment Work
  • "Accept It!" Alternative Medicines Offer Medicine for the Mind
  • A Life Shrunk, a Mind Gone Nearly Mad
  • Rebellion and Self-Renewal
  • A Second Opinion: The Unmaking of a "Fibromyalgic"
  • The Final Meeting: A Tale of Decline and a Denial
  • Understanding Chronic Pain
  • Out from under the Medical Gaze
  • Narrating Illness, Politicizing Pain
  • Conclusion: Re-viewing the Medicine of Chronic Pain
  • Epilogue: Speaking of Pain--On Stories, Cultural Recuperations, and Political Interventions
  • Problematique
  • Prologue: Finding Dr. Right
  • Doing Biomedicine
  • The Initial Consultation: The Making of a "Fibromyalgic"
  • Medicating the "Fibromyalgic"-Arthritic Body
  • Producing the Good Patient
  • Doing Gender
Control code
49570008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 371 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597349710
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3439df4d-4008-4688-bb80-b135f12c0333
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570008
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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