Nursing & Health: Health Conditions

  • Handbook of Global Urban Health book cover

    Handbook of Global Urban Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Igor Vojnovic, Amber Pearson, Asiki Gershim, Adriana Allen, Geoff DeVerteuil

    Through interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives, and with an emphasis on exploring patterns as well as distinct and unique conditions across the globe, this collection examines advanced and cutting-edge theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of the health of urban…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • Living with Epilepsy book cover

    Living with Epilepsy

    1st Edition

    By Sallie Baxendale

    Encephalitis is an under recognised and under researched condition. Its sudden onset and diverse long lasting effects mean that the illness challenges people’s understanding and coping resources. This book combines scholarly research and professional insights into encephalitis with ‘the insider…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans: Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing book cover

    Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Health Psychology: The Basics book cover

    Health Psychology

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By Erica Cook, Lynne Wood

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Haemophilia in Aotearoa New Zealand: More Than A Bleeding Nuisance book cover

    Haemophilia in Aotearoa New Zealand

    More Than A Bleeding Nuisance, 1st Edition

    By Julie Park, Kathryn Scott, Deon York, Michael Carnahan

    Haemophilia in Aotearoa New Zealand provides a richly detailed analysis of the experience of the bleeding disorder of haemophilia based on long-term ethnographic research. The chapters consider experiences of diagnosis; how parents, children and adults care, and integrate medical routines into…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

  • The Last Word on Eating Disorders Prevention book cover

    The Last Word on Eating Disorders Prevention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leigh Cohn

    For the first time in one volume, many of the world’s most esteemed eating disorders prevention experts share their opinions and recommendations about future directions for the field. Employing "The Last Word" format of writing concise editorials about a focused area of research, authors from four…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Digitised Health, Medicine and Risk book cover

    Digitised Health, Medicine and Risk

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton

    A prevailing excitement can be discerned in the medical and public health literature and popular media concerning the apparent ‘disruptive’ or ‘revolutionary’ potential of digital health technologies. Most of the wider social implications are often ignored or glossed over in such accounts. Critical…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Recrafting a Life: Coping with Chronic Illness and Pain book cover

    Recrafting a Life

    Coping with Chronic Illness and Pain, 1st Edition

    By Charles Johnson, Denise Webster

    Chronic illness and pain are now, more than ever, seen asas major problems in the current health care system. Because they are unresponsive to both antibiotics and surgery, theyr are seen as elusive and mysterious. The National Medical Expenditure Survey estimates that over 80 million U.S.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Employee Assistance Services in the New South Africa book cover

    Employee Assistance Services in the New South Africa

    1st Edition

    By R Paul Maiden

    Employee Assistance Services in the New South Africa discusses the immense changes in employee assistance programs (EAP) in South Africa since the end of Apartheid in the early 1990s. EAP professionals and social workers will gain insight into the challenges of developing new programs in South…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of AIDS book cover

    The Political Economy of AIDS

    1st Edition

    By Merrill Singer

    Features a collection of seven research-based articles on AIDS. This work seeks to cut through popular misunderstanding and conventional ideas about the spread and impact of AIDS by employing a political economic perspective in the analysis of the epidemic in diverse settings.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • Imperialism, Health and Medicine book cover

    Imperialism, Health and Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Vicente Navarro

    Includes articles which offer an alternative view of the political and economic causes of substandard health care in the underdeveloped societies of the Third World.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Progress in Preventing AIDS?: Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives book cover

    Progress in Preventing AIDS?

    Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By David Ross Buchanan, George Peter Cernada

    Originally published in the "International Quarterly of Community Health Education", this work presents twenty-one chapters about the state of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in a global context.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

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