• 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

  • Working with Substance Misusers: A Guide to Theory and Practice book cover

    Working with Substance Misusers

    A Guide to Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trudi Petersen

    Working with Substance Misusers is a practical handbook for students and those who work with people who misuse drugs or alcohol. Written by experienced teachers and clinicians, the book introduces:* the substances themselves* theories relevant to substance use and misuse* the skills necessary to…

    Paperback – 2002-07-25

  • Perioperative Practice: Fundamentals of Homeostasis book cover

    Perioperative Practice

    Fundamentals of Homeostasis, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Baird, John Clancy, Andrew McVicar

    Written by experienced nurse lecturers and a theatre nurse, Perioperative Practice highlights and explains the biological processes which can be disrupted by a major surgical procedure. Using the concept of homeostasis as a framework, the authors look at issues common to all surgical procedures…

    Paperback – 2002-05-30

  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Human Reproduction book cover

    Legal and Ethical Issues in Human Reproduction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie Steinbock

    Whilst advances in reproductive medicine have enabled thousands of couples worldwide to have children, they also raise a plethora of ethical, philosophical and legal questions. This collection of essays by leading international scholars in bioethics, law, philosophy and public health, addresses…

    Hardback – 2002-04-09
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • Understanding Care, Welfare and Community: A Reader book cover

    Understanding Care, Welfare and Community

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vivien Bacigalupo, Joanna Bornat, Bill Bytheway, Julia Johnson, Susan Spurr

    Care, welfare and community are three key concepts in contemporary social policy. This reader covers a wide range of topics associated with them and relevant to the delivery of care and support to adults. It includes a wide-ranging collection of articles by leading writers and researchers, some…

    Paperback – 2001-12-06

  • Exemplary Research For Nursing And Midwifery book cover

    Exemplary Research For Nursing And Midwifery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Marie Rafferty, Michael Traynor

    This Reader reproduces fifteen classic and influential accounts of nursing research selected by a panel of senior nurse researchers and teachers. It provides accompanying commentary explaining why the research is good, how it relates to the research tradition and the influence and impact of the…

    Paperback – 2001-12-06

  • AIDS: Society, Ethics and Law book cover

    AIDS: Society, Ethics and Law

    1st Edition

    By Udo Schüklenk

    This volume features a collection of the most important articles on the social, ethical and legal implications of a variety of problems caused by AIDS. The wide range of articles selected for inclusion were chosen on the basis of three criteria: their theoretical depth and coherence, their impact…

    Hardback – 2001-11-27
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • Studying the Organisation and Delivery of Health Services: Research Methods book cover

    Studying the Organisation and Delivery of Health Services

    Research Methods, 1st Edition

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

    There is increasing recognition that advances in medicine are only part of the answer to better health care. These advances, together with rising expectations of health care users, mean that demands on the way we organize and deliver services will become greater. It is therefore essential that we…

    Paperback – 2001-08-23

  • Schizophrenia book cover


    1st Edition

    By Max Birchwood, Chris Jackson

    Schizophrenia continues to be the most debilitating of the psychotic disorders with less than one third returning to a 'normal' level of functioning. Our understanding of this disorder has advanced considerably over the last 10 years with major contributions from neurobiology but particularly from…

    Paperback – 2001-07-12
    Psychology Press
    Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

  • When A Baby Dies: The Experience of Late Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Neonatal Death book cover

    When A Baby Dies

    The Experience of Late Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Neonatal Death, 1st Edition

    By Alix Henley, Nancy Kohner

    Every year in the UK over 10,000 babies die before birth or shortly afterwards. For the parents, the grief is hard to bear. In this book, parents who have lost a baby tell their stories. They speak about what happened, how they felt, how they have been helped by others and how they helped…

    Paperback – 2001-06-11

  • The Sociology and Politics of Health: A Reader book cover

    The Sociology and Politics of Health

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Banks, Michael Purdy

    Health care systems, the role of health professionals and the experience of health and illness are all undergoing change and development as we enter the twenty-first century. The Sociology and Politics of Health is a collection of key readings through which to explore the sociological and political…

    Paperback – 2001-04-19

  • A Handbook for Action Research in Health and Social Care book cover

    A Handbook for Action Research in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    By Carol Munn-Giddings, Richard Winter

    Action research is a form of research closely linked to practice which can readily be undertaken by practitioners and service users. This handbook offers a comprehensive guide to action research as a strategy for inquiry and development in health and social care. It can be used by individuals or…

    Paperback – 2001-03-08

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