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Documentation and naming

Emma Williamson

in Domestic violence and health: The response of the medical profession

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861342157
eISBN:
9781447302148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861342157.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter deals with the issue of documentation, which was an area of concern in the stage-one interviews. Examining the issues of culpability, documentation, confidentiality, and the medical ... More


From Medical Work to Clinic Work

LaTonya J. Trotter

in More Than Medicine: Nurse Practitioners and the Problems They Solve for Patients, Health Care Organizations, and the State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501748141
eISBN:
9781501748172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501748141.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter examines how certain problems arrived on the nurse practitioners' (NPs) lists of things to do and how this arrival reflected both professional and organizational understandings of NP ... More


Putting it All Together: Creating a Better Clinical Encounter

Dennis Rosen

in Vital Conversations: Improving Communication Between Doctors and Patients

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231164443
eISBN:
9780231538046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164443.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter provides practical suggestions on how both patients and physicians can improve communication in their one-on-one health interactions. The waiting time of patients could be utilized for a ... More


Inside the asylums

Catherine Cox

in Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719075032
eISBN:
9781781704769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075032.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Drawing on asylum case histories, minute books and patients’ letters, this chapter provides some understanding of life in Enniscorthy and Carlow asylums for staff and patients by exploring the ... More


Into the NICU

Dána-Ain Davis

in Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479812271
eISBN:
9781479805662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479812271.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter offers ethnographic insight into the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), a space that is largely inaccessible to the general population. The chapter describes the physical space of the ... More


Gaining Status, Losing Ground

LaTonya J. Trotter

in More Than Medicine: Nurse Practitioners and the Problems They Solve for Patients, Health Care Organizations, and the State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501748141
eISBN:
9781501748172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501748141.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter explores the ways in which the presence of the nurse practitioners (NPs) is both a cause and a consequence of the changing organization of medical work. While NPs are often thought of as ... More


Discourse analysis: humor in conversation II

Salvatore Attardo

in The Linguistics of Humor: An Introduction

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198791270
eISBN:
9780191833717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791270.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The second part of the discussion of humor in conversation focuses on the functions of humor in conversation and thus has more of a discourse analysis (DA) focus. The work of major DA scholars in ... More


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