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Published: 07 April 2005

272 Pages | tables and graphs


ISBN: 9780198530343

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Biopsychosocial Medicine

An integrated approach to understanding illness

Edited by Peter White

  • A controversial book, heavily critical of modern medicine and its neglect of biological, psychological, and social factors in the treatment of the ill
  • Provides a balanced and critical analysis of the biopsychosocial (BPS) approach, allowing the reader to form their own opinion about the pros and cons of BPS medicine
  • Includes contributions from leading exponents of the BPS approach, with accessible reviews geared to enabling the reader to apply the BPS model to their own practice

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