Compare And Contrast The Biomedical Model

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The biomedical model focuses on the biological aspects of disease and illness. It is practised by health professionals including doctors and is related with the diagnosis, cure and treatment of disease.
The biomedical model suggests that health is seen as being in the absence of disease. It states that health professionals are needed in order to cure illnesses and the primary purpose of health services such as the NHS is to cure illnesses. The biomedical model feels that health professionals should use scientifically tested methods to diagnose and cure disease. This is because it will be more likely the patient’s health will improve as they will be sure their method is reliable as it has been tested.
The biomedical model feels that disease

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