Boundless Sociology


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Introduction to Sociology 8th Edition
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by Anthony Giddens, Mitchell Duneier, Richard P. Appelbaum, Deborah Carr

ISBN-10: 0393912280
ISBN-13: 9780393912289
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Chapter 18: Understanding Health and Illness The Boundless alternative to Introduction to Sociology 8th Edition

Chapter 18: Sample Flashcards

  • mortality rate
    The number of deaths per given unit of population over a given period of time.
  • scientific medicine
    The rise of scientific medicine in the past two centuries has altered or replaced many historic health practices. These include lethargy, depression, anorexia, sleepiness and the inability to concentrate.
  • behavioral medicine
    behavioral medicine is an interdisciplinary field of medicine concerned with the development and integration of psychosocial, behavioral and biomedical knowledge relevant to health and illness.

Chapter 18: Sample Quiz Questions

  • Over what percentage of the United States is without some form of health insurance?
  • All of the following are important to thesatisfactionof a patient receiving health care EXCEPT:

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