E-books: Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

  • Nursing as a Therapeutic Activity: An Ethnography book cover

    Nursing as a Therapeutic Activity

    An Ethnography, 1st Edition

    By Steven J Ersser

    First published in 1997, this volume responds to the rapidly developing fields of nursing and health care fields and explores the meaning of nursing and the nurse-patient relationship through looking at the effects of a nurse’s personality, approach and understanding as being therapeutic for the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ethnobotany: Local Knowledge and Traditions book cover

    Ethnobotany

    Local Knowledge and Traditions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jose L. Martinez, Amner Munoz-Acevedo, Mahendra Rai

    Ethnobotany: Local Knowledge and Traditions discusses various plants that have actually been used in traditional medicine for a specific ailment. It desribes the biological effectiveness (activities) related to each "sickness" which have been scientifically verified. This book will also discuss the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    CRC Press

  • A History of Medicine book cover

    A History of Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Arturo Castiglioni

    Originally published in 1941, A History of Medicine provides a detailed and comprehensive guide to the advancement of medicine, from Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Babylonia, all the way up to the 20th century. The book looks at the close relationship between the progress of medicine and its…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge: Historical Essays book cover

    Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge

    Historical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by William F. Bynum, Stephen Lock, Roy Porter

    Originally published in 1992 Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge examines both broad developments in print and media and the practice of particular journals such as the British Medical Journal. The book is the first study to address these questions and to examine the impact of regular news on…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology: A Biographical Dictionary book cover

    Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology

    A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Fox, Marcia Meldrum, Ira Rezak

    Originally published in 1990, Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology is a biographical reference work about the recipients of Nobel Prizes in Medicine or Physiology from 1901-1989. Each article is written by an accomplished historian of medicine or science. The book is designed to be accessible…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Statistical Methods in Psychiatry Research and SPSS book cover

    Statistical Methods in Psychiatry Research and SPSS

    2nd Edition

    By M. Venkataswamy Reddy

    This volume, Statistical Methods in Psychiatry Research and SPSS, now going into its second edition, has been helping psychiatrists expand their knowledge of statistical methods and fills the gaps in their applications as well as introduces data analysis software. It addresses the statistical needs…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Apple Academic Press

  • Primary FRCA in a Box, Second Edition book cover

    Primary FRCA in a Box, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    By Sarah Armstrong, Barry Clifton, Lionel Davis

    Primary FRCA in a Box 2e contains over 200 revision flashcards addressing all the topics needed to pass the Primary FRCA. The key subject areas of physiology, pharmacology, physics, and anatomy are covered in easy-to-learn note format. Illustrations aid understanding making this particularly…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    CRC Press

  • Finding What Matters Most to Patients: Forming the Foundation for Better Care book cover

    Finding What Matters Most to Patients

    Forming the Foundation for Better Care, 1st Edition

    By Thom Walsh

    Research shows that the importance of patient-reported outcomes, improved decision support, and care coordination is growing rapidly as new payment models transform healthcare delivery. This has led to the use of new measures and communication techniques, including shared decision-making and…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Productivity Press

  • Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics: Second Edition book cover

    Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics

    Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Paul Grimshaw, Michael Cole, Adrian Burden, Neil Fowler

    This is the clearest and most straightforward biomechanics textbook currently available. By breaking down the challenging subject of sport and exercise biomechanics into short thematic sections, it enables students to grasp each topic quickly and easily, and provides lecturers with a flexible…

    eBook – 2019-01-08
    Garland Science

  • Introduction to Megavoltage X-Ray Dose Computation Algorithms book cover

    Introduction to Megavoltage X-Ray Dose Computation Algorithms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jerry Battista

    Read an exclusive interview with Dr. Jerry Battista here. A critical element of radiation treatment planning for cancer is the accurate prediction and delivery of a tailored radiation dose distribution inside the patient. Megavoltage x-ray beams are aimed at the tumour, while collateral damage to…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • HEALTHCARE's OUT SICK - PREDICTING A CURE - Solutions that WORK !!!!: Predictive Analytic Modeling, Decision Making, INNOVATIONS and Precision Medicine Necessary to Correct the Broken Healthcare Delivery System book cover

    HEALTHCARE's OUT SICK - PREDICTING A CURE - Solutions that WORK !!!!

    Predictive Analytic Modeling, Decision Making, INNOVATIONS and Precision Medicine Necessary to Correct the Broken Healthcare Delivery System, 1st Edition

    By Gary D. Miner, Linda Miner, Darrell L. Dean

    The U.S. healthcare system is in "complete chaos-disarray." Medical costs have increased significantly over the past 6 years with 70% increase for deductibles and 24% or more for health insurance premiums. All the while, workers earnings have either not increased or if they did, the pay raises were…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Productivity Press

  • Nutrition and Diabetes: Pathophysiology and Management book cover

    Nutrition and Diabetes

    Pathophysiology and Management, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Emmanuel C. Opara, Sam Dagogo-Jack

    Diabetes occurs at such an alarming rate that it can be described as a global epidemic. Following its predecessor, Nutrition and Diabetes: Pathophysiology and Management, Second Edition, is a comprehensive resource that describes various factors that drive the accumulation of excess body weight and…

    eBook – 2019-01-03
    CRC Press

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