Multiple dimensions of embodiment in medical practices.

  • Jenny Slatman
  • Published 2014 in Medicine, health care, and philosophy


In this paper I explore the various meanings of embodiment from a patient's perspective. Resorting to phenomenology of health and medicine, I take the idea of 'lived experience' as starting point. On the basis of an analysis of phenomenology's call for bracketing the natural attitude and its reduction to the transcendental, I will explain, however, that in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11019-014-9544-2

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