• Children, Medicine and the Law book cover

    Children, Medicine and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Freeman

    Selected for inclusion in this volume are the most significant and influential articles analyzing the key issues surrounding children, medicine and the law today. Issues examined include: the implications of assisted reproduction for children, neonatal intensive care, health care, HIV testing of…

    Hardback – 2005-04-28
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • The Data Protection Directive and Medical Research Across Europe book cover

    The Data Protection Directive and Medical Research Across Europe

    1st Edition

    By D. Townend, J. Wright

    Edited by D. Beyleveld

    The Data Protection and Medical Research in Europe: PRIVIREAL series focuses on the 'Privacy in Research Ethics and Law' EC-funded project examining the implementation of Directive 95/46/EC on data protection in relation to medical research and the role of ethics committees in European countries.…

    Hardback – 2005-03-22
    Data Protection and Medical Research in Europe : PRIVIREAL

  • Safety Ethics: Cases from Aviation, Healthcare and Occupational and Environmental Health book cover

    Safety Ethics

    Cases from Aviation, Healthcare and Occupational and Environmental Health, 1st Edition

    By Manoj S. Patankar, Jeffrey P. Brown

    Much of the previous literature in the field of safety focuses on either the technical equipment issues or the human performance factors that contribute to the active failures in safety-critical systems. However, this book provides guidance in the moral or ethical aspects of decision-making that…

    Hardback – 2005-03-15
    CRC Press

  • The Social Context of Ageing: A Textbook of Gerontology book cover

    The Social Context of Ageing

    A Textbook of Gerontology, 1st Edition

    By Christina Victor

    This comprehensive text focuses on the social contexts of ageing, looking at the diversity of ageing and older people, and at different factors that are important to experiences of old age and ageing. It includes key chapters on: theoretical and methodological bases for the study of ageing…

    Paperback – 2004-12-16

  • Relating Experience: Stories from Health and Social Care book cover

    Relating Experience

    Stories from Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Malone, Liz Forbat, Martin Robb, Janet Seden

    This reader provides a diverse selection of accounts of interpersonal communication and relationships in the context of health and social care. Most of the contributions are personal narratives by people using or working in care services; the majority are contemporary and many have been written…

    Paperback – 2004-09-30

  • Studying the Organisation and Delivery of Health Services: A Reader book cover

    Studying the Organisation and Delivery of Health Services

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pauline Allen, Pauline Allen, Nick Black, Aileen Clarke, Naomi Fulop, Stuart Anderson

    Research into the delivery and organisation of health care is a vital component in the improvement of health services. A wide range of disciplines and methods needs to be deployed to address research questions in this field. This unique reader brings together thirty examples of high-quality SDO…

    Paperback – 2004-09-16

  • Autism and Asperger Syndrome: Preparing for Adulthood book cover

    Autism and Asperger Syndrome

    Preparing for Adulthood, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia Howlin

    Autism and Asperger Syndrome reviews what is known about adults with autism in terms of their social functioning, educational and occupational status. Focusing mainly on the problems experienced by high functioning people with autism - and those working with and caring for them - the book offers…

    Paperback – 2004-07-22

  • Effective Writing for Health Professionals: A Practical Guide to Getting Published book cover

    Effective Writing for Health Professionals

    A Practical Guide to Getting Published, 1st Edition

    By Megan-Jane Johnstone

    Health professionals are increasingly expected to conduct and publish their research, apply for grants, write newsletters, liaise with the media, present conference papers and contribute articles to professional journals. Writing well is an essential professional skill and writing to publish is an…

    Paperback – 2004-01-15

  • Communication, Relationships and Care: A Reader book cover

    Communication, Relationships and Care

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila Barrett, Carol Komaromy, Martin Robb, Anita Rogers

    Communication and relationships have become an increasing focus of attention in debates about the future of health and social care. People working in care services are being encouraged to improve communication processes, to develop more participatory relationships with service users, and to work…

    Paperback – 2003-11-27

  • Pathophysiology, Homeostasis and Nursing book cover

    Pathophysiology, Homeostasis and Nursing

    1st Edition

    By Tonks Fawcett, Roger Watson

    Nursing students quite often find it difficult to relate what they learn with respect to normal and abnormal physiology to patient care. In this useful text Roger Watson and Tonks Fawcett clearly explain:* the concept of homeostasis* the relevance of physiology to common disorders* the patient's…

    Paperback – 2003-09-18
    Routledge Essentials for Nurses

  • Access to Health Care book cover

    Access to Health Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Gulliford, Myfanwy Morgan

    To what extent can we have truly universal, comprehensive and timely health services, equally available to all? Access to Health Care considers the meaning of 'access' in health care and examines the theoretical issues that underpin these questions. Contributors draw on a range of disciplinary…

    Paperback – 2003-06-26

  • Health Promotion: Disciplines and Diversity book cover

    Health Promotion

    Disciplines and Diversity, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Robin Bunton, Gordon MacDonald, Gordon Macdonald

    Health promotion is an increasingly central tenet in health professionals' lives. It has come into the public eye as the subject of party politics and policy, but where does the movement come from?This book brings together views from a range of subjects, some not always associated with health…

    Paperback – 2002-12-05

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