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Framing the doctor-patient relationship in chronic illness: a comparative study of general practitioners' accounts.

Abstract:

How family doctors conceptualise chronic illness in the consultation has important implications for both the delivery of medical care, and its experience by patients. In this paper, we present the results of a re-analysis of qualitative data collected in a series of studies of British family doctors between 1995 and 2001, to explore the ways in which the legitimacy and authority of medical knowledge and practice are organised and worked out in relation to three kinds of chronic illness (menor...

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Allison, G More by this author
Chapple, A More by this author
Chew-Graham, C More by this author
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Journal:
Sociology of health and illness
Volume:
26
Issue:
2
Pages:
135-158
Publication date:
2004-03-05
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EISSN:
1467-9566
ISSN:
0141-9889
URN:
uuid:c8ad778e-19a2-4172-ab73-04597cb09ee0
Source identifiers:
240654
Local pid:
pubs:240654

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