Risk, trust and health.

Alaszewski, A.M. (2003) Risk, trust and health. Health Risk & Society, 5 (3). pp. 235-239. ISSN 1369-8575 . (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

This editorial reflects on the relationship between risk and trust in health and health care. It examines how and why trust is a key component in the health care system of risk management, why there is a crisis of trust and the ways in which the trust relationship is being reconfigured in the UK's NHS and how this is likely to effect the management of knowledge and risk.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: risk; trust; health; health care
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Helen Wooldridge
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2008 18:07
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2010 14:19
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/5132 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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