Nursing & Health: Collections

Health & Social Care Textbooks New textbooks for the 2018-2019 academic year

We are proud to present our Health & Social Care textbook catalogue! Browse our selection of titles designed for the classroom and focusing on a wide range of key areas in these important and expanding fields.

Click through the list of section headings to see the books we have available in these areas.

Instructors who are interested in a text are invited to request a complimentary exam copy. Just click on the 'Request Inspection Copy' link and fill in our simple, pre-set form with the requisite information.To see the rest of our Health and Social Care books, please visit https://www.routledge.com/nursing 

Featured Products

  • Social Work and Integrated Care

    1st Edition

    By Robin Miller

    Social Work and Integrated Care draws on the latest research, practice and theory to explore integration within both child and adult services. Although all the home nations in the UK view integrated care as a top priority within health and social care policy, many people experience fragmented care.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Introducing Pharmacology

    For Nursing and Healthcare, 3rd Edition

    By Roger McFadden

    This third edition of Introducing Pharmacology provides an accessible and engaging introduction to the subject of pharmacology for nursing and healthcare students – and anyone needing to refresh their knowledge of this important area. The third edition recognises that many nursing and healthcare…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge

  • Global Health Governance and Policy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Eduardo Missoni, Guglielmo Pacileo, Fabrizio Tediosi

    Global Health Governance and Policy outlines the fundamentals of global health, a key element of sustainable development. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, it explores the relationship between the globalization process and global health’s social, political, economic and environmental…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants and Assistant Practitioners

    2nd Edition

    By Zoë Rawles

    This fully updated and revised edition of Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants and Assistant Practitioners is a practical and comprehensive text designed to equip you with the necessary clinical skills for your profession. This book:   • equips you with the knowledge to provide…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge

  • From Birth to Sixteen

    Children's Health, Social, Emotional and Linguistic Development, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Cowie

    This new edition of From Birth to Sixteen outlines children’s physical, social, emotional and cognitive development from infancy through to adolescence. In both its practical application of research and its contribution to the assessment of child development, this text provides essential reading…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • Human Growth and Development

    An Introduction for Social Workers, 2nd Edition

    By John Sudbery, Andrew Whittaker

    Social workers work with people at all stages of life, tackling a multitude of personal, social, health, welfare, legal and educational issues. As a result, all social work students need to understand human growth and development throughout the lifespan. This fully revised and expanded second…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

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