Patient Expectations: How Economics, Religion, and Malpractice Shaped Therapeutics in Early America

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Patient Expectations: How Economics, Religion, and Malpractice Shaped Therapeutics in Early America
During the first half of the nineteenth century a major shift occurred in the medical treatment of illness in the United States, as physicians abandoned the use of "heroic" depletive therapies―the pukes and purges made famous in the 1790s by Dr. Benjamin Rush of Philadelphia―in favor of a let-nature-take-its-course approach to most diseases. Standard histories of American medicine have long attributed this shift to new theories and training methods as well as increased competition from homeopaths and botanical doctors. In this book, Catherine L. Thompson challenges that interpretation by emphasizing the role of patients as active participants in their own health care rather than passive objects of medical treatment. Focusing on Massachusetts, then as now a center of U.S. medical education and practice, Thompson draws on data from patients' journals, medical account ledgers, physicians' daybooks, and court records to link changes in medical treatment to a gradual evolution of patient
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