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The Old Age Challenge To The Biomedical Model: Paradigm Strain And Health Policy Charles F. Longino Jr.

The Old Age Challenge To The Biomedical Model: Paradigm Strain And Health Policy

Charles F. Longino Jr.

Published January 1st 1995
ISBN : 9780895031679
Paperback
169 pages
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Presents the idea that the United States is in the midst of a health care crisis, one that will be exacerbated as the population continues to age. The authors trace the philosophical and technological development of the biomedical model and show itsMorePresents the idea that the United States is in the midst of a health care crisis, one that will be exacerbated as the population continues to age. The authors trace the philosophical and technological development of the biomedical model and show its inadequacy to deal with the massive chronic disease demand of the present and the future.