Getting Doctors to Listen: Ethics and Outcomes Data in Context

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This book examines why physicians are often surprisingly reluctant to follow guidelines for treating patients based on research data, assesses the merits of these concerns, and proposes ways of developing more useful data and more effective guidelines that would reduce their objections. Interviews with doctors at four diverse medical centers revealed that moral concerns drive much of their resistance, and these ethical issues frequently overlap with worries about legal liability, financial incentives, the scientific ...

Getting Doctors to Listen: Ethics and Outcomes Data in Context 2000, Georgetown University Press, Washington

ISBN-13: 9780878407828

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Getting Doctors to Listen: Ethics and Outcomes Data in Context 1998, Georgetown University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780878406548

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