Clinical relationships tested by iatrogenicity: the case of haemophiliac patients faced with the epidemic of transfusional AIDS.

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After being victims of a serious iatrogenous damage, what kind of relationship can patients rebuild with the world of medicine? In this article, I examine this question in terms of the contaminated blood affair in France. Using a qualitative study of haemophiliac patients and their families as a base, I looked at the changes in their modes of commitment to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.07.008

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@article{Fillion2008ClinicalRT, title={Clinical relationships tested by iatrogenicity: the case of haemophiliac patients faced with the epidemic of transfusional AIDS.}, author={Emmanuelle Fillion}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={2008}, volume={67 9}, pages={1400-9} }