• Psychology of Physical Activity: Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions book cover

    Psychology of Physical Activity

    Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions, 3rd Edition

    By Stuart J. H. Biddle, Nanette Mutrie, Trish Gorely

    The positive benefits of physical activity for physical and mental health are now widely acknowledged, yet levels of physical inactivity continue to increase throughout the developed world. Understanding the psychology of physical activity has therefore become an important concern…

    Paperback – 2015-02-06
    Routledge

  • Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics 2e book cover

    Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics 2e

    2nd Edition

    By Claudia Carr

    Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics will help you grasp the main concepts of Medical Law with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. The information is clearly presented…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge
    Unlocking the Law

  • Intellectual Disability in Health and Social Care book cover

    Intellectual Disability in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stacey Atkinson, Joanne Lay, Su McAnelly, Malcolm Richardson

    Many practitioners within health and social care come into contact with people with intellectual disabilities and want to work in ways that are beneficial to them by making reasonable adjustments in order to meet clients’ needs and expectations. Yet the health and wellbeing of people with learning…

    Paperback – 2014-09-16
    Routledge

  • Working in Public Health: An introduction to careers in public health book cover

    Working in Public Health

    An introduction to careers in public health, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Sim, Jenny Wright

    What can you contribute to improving and protecting the health of your community? Public health is becoming an increasingly central area of healthcare practice and people working in public health come from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds. This practical and accessible book maps out the…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Research Methods and Data Analysis in the Health Sciences book cover

    Introduction to Research Methods and Data Analysis in the Health Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Gareth Hagger-Johnson

    Whilst the ‘health sciences’ are a broad and diverse area, and includes public health, primary care, health psychology, psychiatry and epidemiology, the research methods and data analysis skills required to analyse them are very similar. Moreover, the ability to appraise and conduct research is…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19
    Routledge

  • Key Themes in Public Health book cover

    Key Themes in Public Health

    1st Edition

    By Miranda Thurston

    ‘The growth of public health courses aimed at undergraduates has created a new need for textbooks that are appropriate and stimulating. Miranda Thurston has succeeded in producing something which strikes the right note. It is wide ranging in scope without being superficial and is accessible to the…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge

  • Becoming a Midwife book cover

    Becoming a Midwife

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Mander, Valerie Fleming

    What is the reality of being a midwife in the twenty-first century? What is it like to help and support women throughout pregnancy and childbirth and into motherhood? What roles can midwives play in society? This new edition of the popular text, Becoming a Midwife, explores what it is to be a…

    Paperback – 2014-05-08
    Routledge

  • The Essential Guide to Public Health and Health Promotion book cover

    The Essential Guide to Public Health and Health Promotion

    1st Edition

    By Susan R. Thompson

    In the twenty-first century, public health is everyone’s business. The nursing and medical professions are well placed to provide advice to their clients, especially in respect to lifestyle change, and public health initiatives are supported by a range of statutory and voluntary organisations and…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge

  • Statistics Explained book cover

    Statistics Explained

    3rd Edition

    By Perry R. Hinton

    Statistics Explained is an accessible introduction to statistical concepts and ideas. It makes few assumptions about the reader’s statistical knowledge, carefully explaining each step of the analysis and the logic behind it. The book: provides a clear explanation of statistical analysis and the…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06
    Routledge

  • Essential Nursing Care for Children and Young People: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Essential Nursing Care for Children and Young People

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Thurston

    Essential Nursing Care for Children and Young People is the definitive guide for all nursing and healthcare students and professionals caring for children and young people. Designed to meet the 2010 NMC competency standards for pre-registration nurses, the textbook supports you through the process…

    Paperback – 2014-03-03
    Routledge

  • A Pocket Guide to Risk Assessment and Management in Mental Health book cover

    A Pocket Guide to Risk Assessment and Management in Mental Health

    1st Edition

    By Chris Hart

    Risk assessment and risk management are top of every mental health trust’s agenda. This concise and easy-to-read book provides an informative and practical guide to the process of undertaking a risk assessment, arriving at a formulation and then developing a risk management plan. Covering…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge

  • Promoting Healthy Behaviour: A Practical Guide book cover

    Promoting Healthy Behaviour

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Dominic Upton, Katie Thirlaway

    There is ever growing recognition by governments and healthcare professionals of the need to respond to the challenges of preventable diseases, especially so-called "lifestyle diseases", and of the influence that social class, gender, ethnicity, as well as individual differences play in health.…

    Paperback – 2014-02-10
    Routledge

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