• The Invisible Work of Nurses: Hospitals, Organisation and Healthcare book cover

    The Invisible Work of Nurses

    Hospitals, Organisation and Healthcare, 1st Edition

    By Davina Allen

    Nursing is typically understood, and understands itself, as a care-giving occupation. It is through its relationships with patients – whether these are absent, present, good, bad or indifferent – that modern day nursing is defined. Yet nursing work extends far beyond direct patient care activities.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Emergencies Around Childbirth: A Handbook for Midwives, Third Edition book cover

    Emergencies Around Childbirth

    A Handbook for Midwives, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Maureen Boyle

    Designed to enhance the confidence, knowledge and skills needed to perform effectively in urgent or emergency situations that can occur in a hospital, at a birth centre or at home, this fully updated third edition provides an accessible resource for all practising midwives. With contributions…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28
    Routledge

  • Prevention in Mental Health Care: Time for a new approach book cover

    Prevention in Mental Health Care

    Time for a new approach, 1st Edition

    By Dorien Nieman

    Prevention in Mental Health Care: Time for a new approach focuses on the limitations in current psychiatric practice and research. Many professionals working in mental health care, as well as patients with psychiatric symptoms, are dissatisfied with what is currently offered by the discipline, with…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18
    Routledge

  • Play in Healthcare for Adults: Using play to promote health and wellbeing across the adult lifespan book cover

    Play in Healthcare for Adults

    Using play to promote health and wellbeing across the adult lifespan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Tonkin, Julia Whitaker

    PLAY. We all do it: wordplay, love play, role-play; we play cards, play sport, play the fool, and play around. And that’s just the grown-ups! It features in every aspect of our lives, whether we call it by that or another name. We all do it, but why do we do it? What does it mean to play and what,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-21
    Routledge

  • Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery book cover

    Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Randi Ettner, Stan Monstrey, Eli Coleman

    A practical guide to state-of-the-art treatments and health care knowledge about gender diverse persons, this second edition of Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery presents the foremost international specialists offering their knowledge on the wide spectrum of issues encountered by…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27
    Routledge

  • Aboriginal Children, History and Health: Beyond Social Determinants book cover

    Aboriginal Children, History and Health

    Beyond Social Determinants, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Boulton

    This volume traces the complex reasons behind the disturbing discrepancy between the health and well-being of children in mainstream Australia and those in remote Indigenous communities. Invaluably informed by Boulton’s close working knowledge of Aboriginal communities, the book addresses growth…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Cutcliffe, José Santos, Paul S. Links, Juveria Zaheer, Henry G. Harder, Frank Campbell, Rod McCormick, Kari Harder, Yvonne Bergmans, Rahel Eynan

    Suicide remains one of the most pressing public health concerns across the world. Expensive in terms of the human cost and associated suffering, the economic costs, the social costs and the spiritual costs, it affects millions of people every year. This important reference work collects together a…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge

  • Vulnerability: Challenging Bioethics book cover

    Vulnerability

    Challenging Bioethics, 1st Edition

    By Henk ten Have

    Alongside globalization, the sense of vulnerability among people and populations has increased. We feel vulnerable to disease as new infections spread rapidly across the globe, while disasters and climate change make health increasingly precarious. Moreover, clinical trials of new drugs often…

    Paperback – 2016-04-08
    Routledge

  • Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth book cover

    Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth

    1st Edition

    By Jean Clandinin, Vera Caine, Sean Lessard, Janice Huber

    Renowned scholar and founder of the practice of narrative inquiry, D. Jean Clandinin, and her coauthors provide researchers with the theoretical underpinnings and processes for conducting narrative inquiry with children and youth. Exploring the unique ability of narratives to elucidate the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

  • What If There Were No Significance Tests?: Classic Edition book cover

    What If There Were No Significance Tests?

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa L. Harlow, Stanley A. Mulaik, James H. Steiger

    The classic edition of What If There Were No Significance Tests? highlights current statistical inference practices. Four areas are featured as essential for making inferences: sound judgment, meaningful research questions, relevant design, and assessing fit in multiple ways. Other options (data…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • The Resilient Practitioner: Burnout and Compassion Fatigue Prevention and Self-Care Strategies for the Helping Professions book cover

    The Resilient Practitioner

    Burnout and Compassion Fatigue Prevention and Self-Care Strategies for the Helping Professions, 3rd Edition

    By Thomas M. Skovholt, Michelle Trotter-Mathison

    The Resilient Practitioner, 3rd edition, gives students and practitioners the tools they need to create their own personal balance between caring for themselves and caring for others. This new edition includes a new chapter on resiliency, an updated self-care action plan, self-reflection exercises…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge

  • Global Bioethics: An introduction book cover

    Global Bioethics

    An introduction, 1st Edition

    By Henk ten Have

    The panorama of bioethical problems is different today. Patients travel to Thailand for fast surgery; commercial surrogate mothers in India deliver babies to parents in rich countries; organs, body parts and tissues are trafficked from East to Western Europe; physicians and nurses migrating from…

    Paperback – 2016-02-09
    Routledge

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