Taylor & Francis India: Allied Health

  • Disability and Youth Sport book cover

    Disability and Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hayley Fitzgerald

    How can or does youth sport reconcile what seems to be a fundamental contradiction between understandings of sport and disability? Has youth sport been challenged in anyway? Have alternative views of sport for disabled people been presented? Examining some of the latest research, this book…

    Paperback – 2008-12-08
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Health and Inequality book cover

    Health and Inequality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Pickett, Richard Wilkinson

    Some groups of people are healthier than others. Overwhelmingly, for almost all kinds of morbidity and mortality, groups at the bottom of the social scale are less healthy than those at the top. But this simple observation describes a complex phenomenon that has become a major focus of research,…

    Hardback – 2008-10-14
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Mental Health book cover

    Mental Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Scheid

    Mental health and illness is one of the most fascinating and contested interdisciplinary areas of research, theory, and study. Scholars from fields such as psychology, sociology, social work, and law have, in particular, contributed to a rich literature which revolves around a number of key…

    Hardback – 2008-09-05
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise: Quick Reference book cover

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise

    Quick Reference, 1st Edition

    By Clare E. Milner

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise is a quick reference guide to human musculoskeletal anatomy in its moving, active context. An accessible format makes it easy for students to locate clear, concise explanations and descriptions of anatomical structures, human movement terms and key…

    Paperback – 2008-07-01

  • A Dented Image: Journeys of Recovery from Subarachnoid Haemorrhage book cover

    A Dented Image

    Journeys of Recovery from Subarachnoid Haemorrhage, 1st Edition

    By Alison Wertheimer

    Every year, 8,500 people in the UK will have a subarachnoid haemorrhage, of whom about 50 per cent will survive this traumatic brain injury which often occurs without warning. Survivors can make a ‘good’ neurological recovery but the psychosocial impact can be longer lasting. Drawing from her own…

    Paperback – 2008-06-30

  • Therapeutic Pluralism: Exploring the Experiences of Cancer Patients and Professionals book cover

    Therapeutic Pluralism

    Exploring the Experiences of Cancer Patients and Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Alex Broom, Philip Tovey

    The profile of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has risen dramatically over the last decade and cancer patients represent its most prolific users. As a result, the NHS and UK cancer services are attempting to develop a wider range of therapeutic options for patients. Despite such…

    Paperback – 2008-03-19

  • Using the Creative Arts in Therapy and Healthcare: A Practical Introduction book cover

    Using the Creative Arts in Therapy and Healthcare

    A Practical Introduction, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Bernie Warren

    Using the Creative Arts in Therapy and Healthcare provides a practical introduction to the uses of arts and other creative processes to promote health and encourage healing. This latest edition includes newly edited chapters from the original and second edition covering the therapeutic use of…

    Paperback – 2008-01-24

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine: The Human Dimension book cover

    Traditional Chinese Medicine

    The Human Dimension, 1st Edition

    By Big Leung

    Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a great treasure of China's ancient history and culture. Written for health professionals, researchers, social scientists and educators, this book elaborates a view that TCM is embodied in diverse and complex human dimensions and meanings in Chinese culture.…

    Paperback – 2008-01-01

  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Nursing and Midwifery: Towards a Critical Social Science book cover

    Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Nursing and Midwifery

    Towards a Critical Social Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Adams, Philip Tovey

    This book explores the historical, social, political and cultural facets of integration between complementary and alternative medicine and nursing/midwifery. It examines the ever-expanding integration in relation to: the role and conceptualization of the patient the role and responsibilities…

    Paperback – 2007-10-25

  • The Healthy Families America Initiative: Integrating Research, Theory and Practice book cover

    The Healthy Families America Initiative

    Integrating Research, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Galano

    Child abuse and neglect are social and public health problems that need to be addressed by strong policies and dynamic initiatives that show quantifiable results. The Healthy Families America® Initiative: Integrating Research, Theory and Practice is the most up-to-date examination of the home…

    Paperback – 2007-10-10

  • Charting a Course for High Quality Care Transitions book cover

    Charting a Course for High Quality Care Transitions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric A Coleman

    Learn how to ensure quality and safety for vulnerable older adults Transitional care is crucial to older adults with complex care needs who are moving between different locations or different levels of care. Charting a Course for High Quality Care Transitions addresses this problem by providing…

    Paperback – 2007-09-27

  • International Politics of HIV/AIDS: Global Disease-Local Pain book cover

    International Politics of HIV/AIDS

    Global Disease-Local Pain, 1st Edition

    By Hakan Seckinelgin

    This book examines the global governance of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, interrogating the role of this international system and global discourse on HIV/AIDS interventions. The geographical focus is Sub-Saharan Africa since the region has been at the forefront of these interventions. There is a need to…

    Paperback – 2007-07-20

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