• Sociology and Health: An Introduction book cover

    Sociology and Health

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Morrall, Peter Morrall

    This lively, introductory text provides students and health practitioners with the foundations of a sociological understanding of health issues. Written for anyone who is interested in health and disease in contemporary global society, this book engages the reader to act upon their occupational and…

    Paperback – 2009-02-17

  • Health Promotion for Nurses: Theory and Practice book cover

    Health Promotion for Nurses

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stewart Piper

    Health promotion is an increasingly high profile aspect of a nurse’s role – both in line with health policy and as nursing has shifted from a disease model to a health model. This textbook explores how and why health promotion works in nursing, developing a new framework for understanding the nurse…

    Paperback – 2009-01-26

  • Mental Illness, Medicine and Law book cover

    Mental Illness, Medicine and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Lyon Levine

    As new medical technologies and treatments develop with increasing momentum, the legal and ethical implications of medicine are being called into question as never before. Martin Levine's collection brings together the seminal papers written on the nexus between mental illness, its treatment and…

    Hardback – 2009-01-14
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • Fundamentals of Psychology book cover

    Fundamentals of Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Michael Eysenck

    Aimed at those new to the subject, Fundamentals of Psychology is a clear and reader-friendly textbook that will help students explore and understand the essentials of psychology. This text offers a balanced and accurate representation of the discipline through a highly accessible synoptic approach,…

    Paperback – 2008-12-11
    Psychology Press

  • Studying for Continuing Professional Development in Health: A Guide for Professionals book cover

    Studying for Continuing Professional Development in Health

    A Guide for Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Kym Fraser

    Becoming a student again can be a daunting prospect, particularly if it has been a while. Written specifically for health care professionals undertaking continuing professional development and for those starting a health care degree, this book covers the key skills that underpin effective study,…

    Paperback – 2008-12-02

  • The Psychology of Lifestyle: Promoting Healthy Behaviour book cover

    The Psychology of Lifestyle

    Promoting Healthy Behaviour, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Thirlaway, Dominic Upton

    Improving lifestyles is thought to be one of the most effective means of reducing mortality and morbidity in the developed world. However, despite decades of health promotion, there has been no significant difference to lifestyles and instead there are rising levels of inactivity and obesity. The…

    Paperback – 2008-11-26

  • Paediatric Neurosurgery for Nurses: Evidence-based care for children and their families book cover

    Paediatric Neurosurgery for Nurses

    Evidence-based care for children and their families, 1st Edition

    By Joanna Smith, Catherine Martin

    Paediatric Neurosurgery for Nurses: Evidence-based care for children and their families provides accessible and up-to-date information for nurses working in paediatric neurosurgery. Referring throughout to the evidence-base for care and interventions, this complex area is described and explained in…

    Paperback – 2008-06-30

  • Introduction to the Anatomy and Physiology of Children: A Guide for Students of Nursing, Child Care and Health book cover

    Introduction to the Anatomy and Physiology of Children

    A Guide for Students of Nursing, Child Care and Health, 2nd Edition

    By Janet MacGregor

    Fully updated, this new edition provides an introduction to normal, healthy physical development for all professionals who specialise in working with children. The author, an experienced nurse teacher, guides the reader through the key changes in body systems and functions from embryo to birth…

    Paperback – 2008-04-18

  • Being an E-learner in Health and Social Care: A Student's Guide book cover

    Being an E-learner in Health and Social Care

    A Student's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Julie Santy, Liz Smith

    E-learning is a new, exciting and increasingly popular way of learning for health and social care professionals, both in the pre- and post-qualification stages. However, many people are apprehensive about what it involves and whether they will be able to study effectively in this way. This book is…

    Paperback – 2007-04-20

  • Learning Journals: A Handbook for Reflective Practice and Professional Development book cover

    Learning Journals

    A Handbook for Reflective Practice and Professional Development, 2nd Edition

    By Jennifer A. Moon, Jennifer A. Moon

    Fully updated with important new theory and practical material, this second edition of Learning Journals offers guidance on keeping and using journals and gives step-by-step advice on integrating journal writing on taught courses, in training and professional development and in supporting personal…

    Paperback – 2006-07-27

  • Eating and Weight Disorders book cover

    Eating and Weight Disorders

    1st Edition

    By Carlos M. Grilo

    Eating disorders refer to a range of problems characterized by abnormal eating behaviours and beliefs about eating, weight, and shape. Eating disorders, which are classified as psychiatric problems, and obesity, which is classified as a general medical condition, reflect a diverse and perplexing…

    Paperback – 2006-07-20
    Psychology Press
    Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

  • Health, Rights and Globalisation book cover

    Health, Rights and Globalisation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Belinda Bennett

    This volume draws together essays from leading scholars on the challenges that arise for health, law, policy and ethics at the intersections of health, rights and globalization. The papers in this volume address global issues in public health, globalization and bioethics, and globalization and…

    Hardback – 2006-04-26
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

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