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Author Irwig, Judy

Title Smart health choices : how to make informed health decisions
Published St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999


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Description xviii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Summary This guide gives ordinary health consumers the information they need to seek and assess health advice - whether it comes from a specialist, general practitioner, naturopath, newspaper or neighbour - and make wise decisions. It also highlights some common mistakes made in interpreting information
Notes Health Quality and Complaints Commission HQCC
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references: pages 221-223
Subject Evidence-based medicine.
Medical care -- Evaluation.
Patient education.
Physician and patient.
Self-care, Health -- Decision making.
Decision Making [MESH]
Decision Making.
Evidence-Based Medicine [MESH]
Evidence-Based Medicine.
Patient Advocacy.
Patient Education [MESH]
Patient Education as Topic.
Patient Satisfaction.
Physician-Patient Relations [MESH]
Physician-Patient Relations.
Quality of Health Care [MESH]
Quality of Health Care.
Decision Making.
Evidence-Based Medicine.
Patient Participation.
Physician-Patient Relations.
Quality of Health Care.
Genre/Form Popular Work.
Author Irwig, Les.
Sweet, Melissa.
ISBN 1865081469