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

  • Counselling a Recovering Drug User: A Person-Centered Dialogue book cover

    Counselling a Recovering Drug User

    A Person-Centered Dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Richard Bryant-Jefferies

    "This book is well timed and critically needed because it is a unique focus specifically working with the individual drug abuser which is written within the Carl Rogers’ person-centered approach. This book is matchless and deeply insightful. Bryant-Jefferies offers critical wisdom from his many…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press
    Living Therapies Series

  • Delivering Cancer and Palliative Care Education book cover

    Delivering Cancer and Palliative Care Education

    1st Edition

    By Lorna Foyle, Janis Hostad

    The quality of cancer and palliative care is going through unprecedented change and development as a result of policy initiatives. The impact of these policies on education is unparalleled and it is essential that clinicians and educationalists are aware of the policy formation processes and…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • The Pictorial Atlas of Common Genito-Urinary Medicine book cover

    The Pictorial Atlas of Common Genito-Urinary Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Shiva Pareek

    Sexually transmitted infections remain a global health concern with the World Health Organization reporting over 340 million new cases of bacterial and protozoal STI every year, worldwide. They are frequently associated with a significant degree of medical and psychological morbidity. This…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • The Simulated Patient Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide for Facilitators and Simulated Patients book cover

    The Simulated Patient Handbook

    A Comprehensive Guide for Facilitators and Simulated Patients, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Dudley

    A simulated patient is an individual who, by pretending to be a patient in a consultation, offers health professionals an opportunity to learn, explore and develop their expertise. Simulated patients are also highly effective when used as an aid for consultation skills assessment. In recent years…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • Morbidity, Performance and Quality in Primary Care: A Practical Guide, v. 2 book cover

    Morbidity, Performance and Quality in Primary Care

    A Practical Guide, v. 2, 1st Edition

    By Gert P. Westert, Lea Jabaaij, Rajat Chowdhury, Els Borst-Eilers

    This book is based on the findings of a nationwide study, the aim of which was to analyse general practitioners' performance as gatekeepers of the Dutch healthcare system. The study was undertaken along six themes: the health of the population; inequalities in health; utilisation of care; quality…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • Health, Trade and Human Rights: Using Film and Other Visual Media in Graduate and Medical Education, v. 2 book cover

    Health, Trade and Human Rights

    Using Film and Other Visual Media in Graduate and Medical Education, v. 2, 1st Edition

    By Theodore H. MacDonald, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Grace H. Chickadonz

    This work contains forewords by Desmond M. Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus, Cape Town, South Africa and Mogobe Ramose, Chairperson and Professor of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, University of South Africa. "Health, Trade and Human Rights" shows how a policy of 'free' rather than 'fair' trade…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • The Art of Presenting: Getting It Right in the Post-Modern World book cover

    The Art of Presenting

    Getting It Right in the Post-Modern World, 1st Edition

    By Alan Gillies

    This informal, fun guide is ideal for anyone involved in public speaking; addressing a group of people in a wide range of situations including lecturing as part of your day job, presenting research findings to your academic peers, and presenting to potential future colleagues as part of an…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • How to Succeed in Writing a Book book cover

    How to Succeed in Writing a Book

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Chambers, Gill Wakley, Gilian Nineham, Gregory Moxon, Michele Topham

    This highly practical text is full of interesting tips and words of advice covering all stages in publishing including proposals, selection of authors, writing, editing, finding the right publisher, managing other authors, self discipline, marketing, and finance. "This is a 'how to do it' book for…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • John Macalister's Other Vision: A History of the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine book cover

    John Macalister's Other Vision

    A History of the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Gordon Cook

    What systems can be set up in primary care to recognise child abuse? What action should be taken? Who should be contacted and at what stage? This book guides the reader towards the correct procedures when alerted to a child abuse or neglect case, and provides practical 'what to do and why' advice.…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • Demonstrating Your Clinical Competence: Depression, Dementia, Alcoholism, Palliative Care and Osteoperosis book cover

    Demonstrating Your Clinical Competence

    Depression, Dementia, Alcoholism, Palliative Care and Osteoperosis, 1st Edition

    By Jane Higgs, Gill Wakley, Ruth Chambers, Clare Gerada

    This work is intended for those already in working in community care, including nurses, nursing students and social workers. It is aimed at those who have to provide palliative care from time to time, and at those who are considering a career shift into this field.…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • The Public Private Mix for Health book cover

    The Public Private Mix for Health

    1st Edition

    By Alan Maynard

    Recent changes to the health service including new structures and ways of working at both local and national levels are having major influences on the working lives of every health visitor and community nurse and on their professional opportunities. Understanding these changes is essential and this…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

  • The Executive Years of the NHS: The England Account 1985-2003 book cover

    The Executive Years of the NHS

    The England Account 1985-2003, 1st Edition

    By Brian Edwards, Margaret Fall

    A guide to clinical effectiveness and governance, this second edition includes clinical governance issues. It aims to increase awareness of, and skills in, an evidence-based approach to health care, and there is advice on collecting, evaluating, interpreting and applying evidence.…

    eBook – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press

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