Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2019

320 Pages | 6 b & w images

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526113078

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Managing diabetes, managing medicine

Chronic disease and clinical bureaucracy in post-war Britain

Martin D. Moore

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first monograph to consider the management of medical professionals historically and engages with broad sets of literature to inform its view
  • Provides an important historical window into two crucial features of modern British medicine and society: diabetes and integrated, managed care
  • Themes (standardization, professionalism etc) of interest to academics outside history/history of medicine, whilst timely topic might appeal to broad secondary market of medical professionals and policy-makers
  • NHS, diabetes, and managed medicine of global importance and interest. Beyond the UK, work appeals to international audience (esp. USA), and considers international histories
  • Draws on a broad range of historical sources, developing fresh insights into the history of managed healthcare, the NHS, and post-war government more broadly

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