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How To Be A Patient : The Essential Guide To Navigating The World Of Modern Medicine (2019)
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Published: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019
Series: Thorndike Press large print lifestylesLarge type s/o plan, Wheeler Health, Home and Learning
Edition:  Large print edition
Description:  597 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781432863807, 1432863800, 9781432863807,
Language:  English

"From registered nurse and public health advocate Sana Goldberg, a timely, accessible, and comprehensive guide to the medical industrial complex that teaches readers how to be their own best advocate and get the care they deserve"--Provided by publisher

Part One: When all is well -- Part Two: When it's routine -- Part Three: Making the most of each medical encounter -- Part Four: When it's chronic: navigating long-term and ongoing medical problems -- Part Five: When it's an emergency -- Part Six: When you're having a procedure -- Part Seven: When you're in the hospital -- Part Eight: When you're not the patient: family members, partners, and friends -- Part Nine: When you're not a straight white male -- Part Ten: When you have to stand up to the industry

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