Health professionals were consistently constructed as heroes across the thirteen-year period studied. Fictional patients were expected to adopt healthy behaviors to reduce risks of injury or disease. Increasingly, they were also responsible for protecting themselves against medical errors and pushing for restitution if errors did occur.on DVD. Viewers can also watch episodes through syndication on the Lifetime network. New episodes of Greya#39;s Anatomy can be viewed on television or on the ABC website. All episodes of complete seasons2 of the four medical dramas wereanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Heroic Doctor and the Foolish Patient: Constructions of Health Responsibility in Medical Dramas, 1994--2007|
|Author||:||Katherine Ann Foss|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|