This book puts the patient at the center of medical care, education, and research and describes the patient-centered model of medicine as one, in both depth and breadth. Divided into four parts, this volume comprehensively covers the evolution of the patient-centered clinical method, the six interactive components, teaching and learning the method and research including research findings and reviews. It explains the basis of the method and how it has developed.
Moria Sewart, Judith Belle Brown, W. Wayne Weston, Ian R. McWhinney, Carol L. McWilliam and Thomas R. Freeman
Patient-centered medicine: transforming the clinical method. Radcliffe Pub.Stewart, M. (2003).