Communicating in the clinic: Negotiating frontstage and backstage teamwork

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Communicating in the clinic: Negotiating frontstage and backstage teamwork

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This book addresses the question of how health care teams function on a daily basis through an innovative ethnography of communication in an interdisciplinary geriatric team. To illustrate the complexity of teamwork, backstage communication processes among team members are richly described, their effects on frontstage communication with patients delineated,m and a model of embedded teamwork developed. The presentation enables readers to explore the relationships among epistemology, methodology, and writing practices in health care.

ISBN

978-1572736009

Publication Date

12-30-2004

Publisher

Hampton Press

Disciplines

Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Health and Medical Administration

Communicating in the clinic: Negotiating frontstage and backstage teamwork

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