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Care for Major Health Problems and Population Health Concerns: Impacts on Patients, Providers and Policy

by Jennie Kronenfeld Emerald Group Publishing Limited
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Population health concerns and major health problems: An introduction to the topic and the volume.
How and why the motivation and skill to self-manage coronary heart disease are socially unequal.
Functional ability and disability among older adults with arthritis: The impact of age, duration of arthritis, and severity of arthritis.
Weight loss surgery patients' negotiations of medicine's institutional logic.
From the patient's point of view: Practitioner interaction styles in the treatment of women with chronic STD.
"I'm Still Here": a 10 year follow-up of women's experiences living with HIV.
Physicians as advocates for their patients: Depression treatment in primary care.
Social support and the use of mental health services among Asian Americans: results from the national Latino and Asian American study.
"Falling through the cracks": health care needs of the older homeless population and their implications.
The urbanization of poverty and urban slum prevalence: The impact of the built environment on population-level patterns of social well-being in the less developed countries.
Unsettled borders of care: medical tourism as a new dimension in america's health care crisis.
Research in the sociology of health care.
Care for major health problems and population health concerns: impacts on patients, providers and policy.
Copyright page.
List of Contributors.