Biomedical semiotics and its limits: opening up paths between the subtle and the evident.

  • Amarilys Zaldúa Triana UNICAMP
Keywords: Semiothics, Medical anthropology, Pacient-physician, relationship.

Abstract

The author analysis the current semiothic concepts of Occidental Medicine, that culminated in the idea of Medicine Based on Evidences, demonstrating that this practice improves the distance between doctor and patient. The author also recovers the concept of interview to demonstrate the importance of interaction doctor-patient.

Published
2008-01-07
Section
Theoretical and Historical Research