Psycho-Social-Medicine - More than just another journal

@inproceedings{HerrmannLingen2004PsychoSocialMedicineM,
  title={Psycho-Social-Medicine - More than just another journal},
  author={Christoph Herrmann-Lingen and J{\"u}rgen von Troschke and Wolfgang Gaebel},
  booktitle={Psycho-social medicine},
  year={2004}
}
Medicine has from its beginnings been an interpersonal experience. As George Engel [1] reminds us, the physician-patient relationship usually starts with the patient's disclosure of his or her perception of impaired health. This perception may or may not reflect major bodily changes, but it almost always reflects the intrapsychic appraisal of what is… CONTINUE READING