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Critical Decisions

Peter A. Ubel

"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.

"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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Genres:

Medicine

Description:

"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.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Erik Synnestvedt

Length:

11h 29m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:20


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

43:25


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

42:14


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:01:44


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

48:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

45:07


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

35:27


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

53:03


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:05:26


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

51:17


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

42:37


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

36:13


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

45:19


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

54:38


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:03:50


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:37