Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Education in the Global South: The Case of Mozambique book cover

    Teenage Pregnancy and Education in the Global South

    The Case of Mozambique, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Salvi

    Teenage pregnancy is seen as a problem by researchers and policy makers alike all over the world, but particularly so in the context of developing countries. Here, it is seen as an obstacle to personal and national development, exacerbating the gender gap in education, and placing an additional…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Gender, Sexuality and Development Studies

  • Medical Abbreviations & Normal Ranges: Survival Guide book cover

    Medical Abbreviations & Normal Ranges

    Survival Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Jones

    Part of the skill of nursing and healthcare involves being able to decipher and understand the meanings of results and abbreviations. Fully updated, this second edition is a handy survival guide which will supply you with up-to-date information and help you understand this language, so that you can…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Nursing and Health Survival Guides

  • Climate Change and Urban Health: The Case of Hong Kong as a Subtropical City book cover

    Climate Change and Urban Health

    The Case of Hong Kong as a Subtropical City, 1st Edition

    By Emily Ying Yang Chan

    This book provides a theoretical framework and related technical skills for investigating climate change and its public health consequences and responses with a focus on urban settings, and in particular Hong Kong, a subtropical metropolis in Asia. Specifically, the book examines the impact of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • On-Treatment Verification Imaging: A Study Guide for IGRT book cover

    On-Treatment Verification Imaging

    A Study Guide for IGRT, 1st Edition

    By Mike Kirby, Kerrie-Anne Calder

    On-treatment verification imaging has developed rapidly in recent years and is now at the heart of image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) and all aspects of radiotherapy planning and treatment delivery. This is the first book dedicated to just this important topic, which is written in an accessible…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics: Re-imagining Rights in India book cover

    Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics

    Re-imagining Rights in India, 1st Edition

    By Maya Unnithan

    Set in the context of the processes and practices of human reproduction and reproductive health in Northern India, the book examines the institutional exercise of power by the state, caste and kin groups. Drawing on ethnographic research over the past 18 years amongst poor Hindu and Muslim…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Aging A-Z: Concepts Toward Emancipatory Gerontology book cover

    Aging A-Z

    Concepts Toward Emancipatory Gerontology, 1st Edition

    By Carroll L. Estes, Nicholas DiCarlo

    This provocative, intellectually charged treatise serves as a concise introduction to social gerontology, examining multiple dimensions of persistent and hotly debated topics around age, aging, the life course, and the roles of power, politics, culture, economics, and communications. Critical…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Aging and Society

  • Managing Children with Developmental Language Disorder: Theory and practice across Europe and beyond book cover

    Managing Children with Developmental Language Disorder

    Theory and practice across Europe and beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Law

    Although most children learn language relatively quickly, as many as ten percent of them are slow to start speaking and are said to have developmental language disorder (DLD). Children with DLD are managed by a variety of different professionals in different countries, are offered different…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Textbook of Dementia Care: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Textbook of Dementia Care

    An Integrated Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham A Jackson, Debbie Tolson

    Textbook of Dementia Care: An Integrated Approach gives an overview of dementia care at a level appropriate to health and social care students, as well as providing an update to experienced practitioners. Authors come from a variety of backgrounds including nursing, psychiatry, medicine, psychology…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Lifestyle Medicine, Third Edition book cover

    Lifestyle Medicine, Third Edition

    3rd Edition

    Edited by James M. Rippe

    The field of lifestyle medicine, which is the study of how daily habits and actions impact on both short- and long-term health and quality of life, continues to expand globally. The scientific and medical literature that supports the success of these lifestyle habits and actions is now overwhelming…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    CRC Press

  • Enhancing Healthcare and Rehabilitation: The Impact of Qualitative Research book cover

    Enhancing Healthcare and Rehabilitation

    The Impact of Qualitative Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher M. Hayre, Dave Muller

    Summary Description This book is primarily a celebration of the qualitative work undertaken internationally by a number of experienced researchers. It also focuses on developing the use of qualitative research for health and rehabilitative practitioners by recognizing its value methodologically…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

  • Somatic Methods for Affect Regulation: A Clinician’s Guide to Healing Traumatized Youth book cover

    Somatic Methods for Affect Regulation

    A Clinician’s Guide to Healing Traumatized Youth, 1st Edition

    By Kimberley L. Shilson

    Somatic Methods for Affect Regulation is a unique resource that presents a variety of approaches for working somatically with youth. Chapters provide an overview of the relevant neuroscience research with a specific focus on affect regulation. The somatic techniques showcased in the book…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Adlerian Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Practitioner's Wellness Approach book cover

    Adlerian Counseling and Psychotherapy

    A Practitioner's Wellness Approach, 6th Edition

    By Thomas J. Sweeney

    Adlerian Counseling and Psychotherapy, now in its sixth edition, places a fresh emphasis on wellness both in concept and in practice. Written with the practitioner in mind, this text provides a definitive overview of the theory and practice of individual psychology based on the work of both Alfred…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

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