Describe the social structure of medical personnel

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Describe the social structure of medical personnel. How are nursing and gender inter-related? What is the fundamental dilemma of nursing as a profession? Outline the hierarchy of nursing personnel.What is the “doctor-nurse game;” is it still played today? What does it suggest about the influence of gender on doctor-nurse interaction? To what extentdoes ethnicity factor into doctor-health care worker interactions? Discuss how andwhy health occupations are generally organized around and subordinate to physicians. What have been the different experiences of the occupations discussed in their relationship to physicians? How is this changing? E. Among the range of choices for medical care and advice is “alternative” medicine, which is becoming increasingly difficult to define as it is increasing used and accepted.How does scientific evidence relate to the definition of alternative medicine?Describe the alternative view of health on which “alternative medicine” is generally based. Contrast alternative modern and alternative traditional approaches, providing an example of each. Briefly summarize the causes and prevalence of the use of unconventional therapies in the U.S. What appears to be the primary reasons people employ healing options other than those offered by modern medicine? Contrast the worldview of folk healers with biomedical practitioners with respect to health. What primary benefits do folk healers appear to offer to people who use their services?According to Winnick, what have been the three responses of the medical profession to CAM in the U.S.? Provide an example of each. According to Freedman, up to what percentage of the published medical information that doctors rely on is flawed? Discuss the causes of these errors. How might conflicts of interest in medical journal publishing impact the health of the population?
F. The development of hospitals as a social institution followed a pattern

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