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Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Johnilynn Wunderlich
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10 - Publisher: iUniverse

Have you or your loved ones ever been a patient in the hospital or a nursing home? Have you found yourself agreeing with whatever test or procedure the physician orders only to feel frustrated due to lack of understanding of the purpose for the test? Have you felt as if
Your Patient Safety Survival Guide
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Gretchen LeFever Watson
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-03 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Each year, one out of every four hospital patients in the United States will be harmed by the care they receive. Over 400,000 will die as a result. Dr. Gretchen LeFever Watson's definitive guide empowers patients to be patient safety advocates. It takes a village to combat preventable errors and
Impacts of Information Technology on Patient Care and Empowerment
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: McHaney, Roger W., Reychev, Iris, Azuri, Joseph, McHaney, Mark E., Moshonov, Rami
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-20 - Publisher: IGI Global

Modern technology has impacted healthcare and interactions between patients and healthcare providers through a variety of means including the internet, social media, mobile devices, and the internet of things. These new technologies have empowered, frustrated, educated, and confused patients by making educational materials more widely available and allowing patients to
Language, Corpus and Empowerment
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Luke Collins
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-20 - Publisher: Routledge

Language, Corpus and Empowerment applies a novel corpus-driven approach to the exploration of the concept of empowerment in healthcare. The book proposes an innovative corpus-based methodology for finding evidence of empowerment in language use, using data from a video intervention delivered to families of deaf children, as well as assessing
Empowering the Connected Physician in the E-Patient Era
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Letizia Affinito
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-09 - Publisher: Routledge

The constantly evolving digital world must be used in the practice of medicine to improve the care of patients. However, the only way to do so effectively is via evidence-based, meaningful and strategic use. Empowering the Connected Physician in the E-Patient Era provides practical guidance in this mission and is