Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press 2012 - 2019

A full list of titles reviewed as "Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.

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The full list of Routledge Health and Social Care titles reviewed as Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • Culturally Competent Compassion

    A Guide for Healthcare Students and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Irena Papadopoulos

    Bringing together the crucially important topics of cultural competence and compassion for the first time, this book explores how to practise ‘culturally competent compassion’ in healthcare settings – that is, understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it using…

    Hardback – 2018-04-19

  • The Lean Electronic Health Record

    A Journey toward Optimized Care, 1st Edition

    By Ronald G. Bercaw, Kurt A. Knoth, Susan T. Snedaker, MBA, CISM, CPHIMS, C

    The Electronic Health Record (EHR) is a reflection of the way your organization conducts business. If you’re looking to make lasting improvements in the delivery of care, you must start with looking at the system from your patient’s perspective to understand what is of value and what is simply…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Primary Care Nutrition

    Writing the Nutrition Prescription, 1st Edition

    By David Heber, Zhaoping Li

    This book contains the necessary knowledge and tools to incorporate nutrition into primary care practice. As a practical matter, this effort is led by a dedicated primary care physician with the help of motivated registered dietitians, nurses, psychologists, physical therapists, and office staff…

    Paperback – 2017-06-19
    CRC Press

  • Spirituality and Coping with Loss

    End of Life Healthcare Practice, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Greenstreet

    Spirituality and Coping with Loss: End of Life Healthcare Practice describes a research study that reflects nurses’ experience of the nature of loss encountered in end of life care settings as well as the ways in which spirituality is a resource in coping in these situations. Key findings indicate…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12

  • Vulnerability

    Challenging Bioethics, 1st Edition

    By Henk ten Have

    Alongside globalization, the sense of vulnerability among people and populations has increased. We feel vulnerable to disease as new infections spread rapidly across the globe, while disasters and climate change make health increasingly precarious. Moreover, clinical trials of new drugs often…

    Hardback – 2016-04-08

  • Disability Research Today

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Shakespeare

    Grouped around four central themes – illness and impairment, disabling processes, care and control, and communication and representations – this collection offers a fresh perspective on disability research, showing how theory and data can be brought together in new and exciting ways. Disability…

    Paperback – 2015-03-13

  • Health, Food and Social Inequality

    Critical Perspectives on the Supply and Marketing of Food, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn Mahoney

    Health, Food and Social Inequality investigates how vast amounts of consumer data are used by the food industry to enable the social ranking of products, food outlets and consumers themselves, and how this influences food consumption patterns. This book supplies a fresh social scientific…

    Hardback – 2015-02-19
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Changing Social Attitudes Toward Disability

    Perspectives from historical, cultural, and educational studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bolt

    Whilst legislation may have progressed internationally and nationally for disabled people, barriers continue to exist, of which one of the most pervasive and ingrained is attitudinal. Social attitudes are often rooted in a lack of knowledge and are perpetuated through erroneous stereotypes, and…

    Hardback – 2014-07-08
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Teen Pregnancy and Parenting

    Rethinking the Myths and Misperceptions, 1st Edition

    By Keri Weed, Jody S Nicholson, Jaelyn R. Farris

    Whether glamorised or stigmatised, teenage parenthood is all too often used to stand for a host of social problems, and empirical research results ignored. Identifying core controversies surrounding teen pregnancy and parenting, this book resolves misperceptions using findings from large-scale,…

    Hardback – 2014-06-22
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Qualitative Research in the Health Sciences

    Methodologies, Methods and Processes, 1st Edition

    By Bev Taylor, Karen Francis

    There is a growing interest in, and acceptance of, qualitative research approaches in the health science disciplines, both as standalone methodologies and integrated with quantitative designs in mixed methods approaches. This comprehensive text provides deeper knowledge and application of a wide…

    Paperback – 2013-06-20

  • The Digital Divide

    The Internet and Social Inequality in International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Massimo Ragnedda, Glenn W. Muschert

    This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere. Grounded in classical sociological theories of inequality, as well as empirical evidence, this book defines ‘the digital divide’ as the unequal access and utility of internet…

    Hardback – 2013-06-05
    Routledge Advances in Sociology