Critical Decisions

How You and Your Doctor Can Make the Right Medical Choices Together
Author(s): Peter A. Ubel
Original Publish Date: Sep 11, 2012
Product Number: EB00231587
Released: Mar 17, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780062103888
Publisher: HarperOne
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"As a physician and a social scientist, Peter Ubel is unparalleled in his understanding of some of the most important decisions we are facing, or will face."—Dan Ariely, New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational "His ideas are important, his style is accessible (with the right balance of humor and compassion) and his topic is timely."—Dan Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness and host of "This Emotional Life" All too often, problems in communication between a doctor and patient can lead to bad medical decisions. As a practicing physician and a behavioral scientist, Dr. Peter Ubel has a unique understanding of this dangerous situation—and in Critical Decisions he addresses the problem while revealing a new revolution in medical decision-making. Critical Decisions combines eye-opening medical stories with groundbreaking behavioral science research, while offering important information and common sense solutions to promote better doctor/patient relationships thereby ensuring that the right decision will be made in life-saving medical situations.

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Author(s): Peter A. Ubel
Narrator(s): Erik Synnestvedt
Product Number Z100031485
Released: Sep 04, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HarperAudio
ISBN: #9780062204899

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