Surviving Your Doctors, with its in-depth explanations, guidance, and direction will be the basic training manual patients need to work their way through the health care maze. It serves as a map of the medical minefield, told from the perspective of a doctor yet designed to reveal the faults in the system and the things that can and do go wrong during the course of both routine and special procedures and office visits. Filled with real stories of medical mishaps, anecdotes, and checklists, this book will walk readers through major areas of the medical world - from the doctor's office to the pharmacy, from the laboratory to the ER - giving them a clearer picture of how things really work, what health care workers really think, and how to take back control of their health and the care they receive.When Saddam was in power, as bad as he was, he kept the many other potentially feuding forces in check. ... can be purchased over the counter, that has been proven to prevent postantibiotic usage diarrhea, 2 that is, if the diarrhea is not specifically caused by Clostridium difificile. ... The pill should be taken daily while on antibiotics and started a few days before prophylactic antibiotics are ... The problem is you do not want your blood too thin when you are going to have surgery.
|Title||:||Surviving Your Doctors|
|Author||:||Richard S. Klein|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2010-01-16|