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  • Urban Hospital Location book cover

    Urban Hospital Location

    1st Edition

    By Leslie D Mayhew

    Originally published in 1986 Urban Hospital Location examines the rising costs of health care and how the problem of providing a cost-effective and equitable pattern of health services is now a vital issue in many countries. It looks at how location decisions are especially difficult in cities…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Educational Standards for Nurses: With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects book cover

    Educational Standards for Nurses

    With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Isabel Hampton Robb

    Originally published in 1907, this title was one of several influential textbooks on nursing written by Isabel Hampton Robb, a nursing theorist. The first superintendent of nurses at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing she helped to found key organizations for nurses in the USA. Her work in nursing has…

    Paperback – 2020-03-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Genetics in Human Reproduction book cover

    Genetics in Human Reproduction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth Hildt, Sigrid Graumann

    Published in 1999, this book discusses issues related to the current and possible future technological progress in genetic technology linked to in vitro fertilization, specifically preimplantation diagnosis and germline gene therapy, from a scientific and medical as well as from a social, juridical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • In Vitro Fertilisation in the 1990s: Towards a Medical, Social and Ethical Evaluation book cover

    In Vitro Fertilisation in the 1990s

    Towards a Medical, Social and Ethical Evaluation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth Hildt, Dietmar Mieth

    Published in 1998, this book is a collected volume of papers from the first conference of the European Network for Biomedical ethics. The main subject of this conference is the ethical assessment of IVF in view of its concrete application as an infertility treatment and the consideration of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Professional Power and the Need for Health Care book cover

    Professional Power and the Need for Health Care

    1st Edition

    By Ian Reese Jones

    First published in 1999, this volume discusses how the nursing and health care fields are developing rapidly. This series of monographs offers up-to-date reports of recently completed research projects in the fields of nursing and health care. The aim of the series is to report studies that have…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union book cover

    Health Care and Cost Containment in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elias Mossialos, Julian Le Grand

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to describe and analyse the experience of cost containment in Europe over the last fifteen years in order to understand that experience and to determine, as best we can, which methods were successful and which were not. Part I provides an overview of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Law, Palliative Care and Dying: Legal and Ethical Challenges book cover

    Law, Palliative Care and Dying

    Legal and Ethical Challenges, 1st Edition

    By John Lombard

    Law, Palliative Care and Dying critically examines the role of the legal framework in shaping the boundaries of palliative care practice. The work underlines the importance of a distinct legal framework for specialist palliative care which can provide clarity for both the healthcare professional…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Clinical Pain Management : Practice and Procedures book cover

    Clinical Pain Management : Practice and Procedures

    2nd Edition

    By Harald Breivik, Michael Nicholas, William Campbell, Toby Newton-John

    Largely reorganised and much expanded in this second edition, Practice and Procedures brings together in a single volume general methods of pain assessment and presents the wide range of therapies that can be provided by a range of health care disciplines. Authored by a multidisciplinary team of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Mesothelioma book cover

    Mesothelioma

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce W S Robinson, A Philippe Chahinian

    Mesothelioma used to be a rare disease, but because of the widespread use of asbestos it has now been described as an epidemic around the world. The disease has proven exceptionally resistant to common forms of treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery). Mesothelioma has a very aggressive…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Textbook of Melanoma: Pathology, Diagnosis and Management book cover

    Textbook of Melanoma

    Pathology, Diagnosis and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Thompson, Donald L. Morton, Bin B.R. Kroon

    An extensive reference work, Textbook of Melanoma presents the latest information on the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of this increasingly common type of cancer. It distinguishes itself by its scholarship, its comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the disease, its accessibility, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Metastatic Breast Cancer book cover

    Handbook of Metastatic Breast Cancer

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Charles Swanton, Stephen R. D. Johnston

    Recent developments with novel systemic drugs, palliative surgical techniques and diagnostic imaging have given hope for the treatment of patients whose breast cancer has spread beyond its primary tumour. Written by a team from leading cancer centers in Europe, including the UK's Royal Marsden…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Medical Immunology book cover

    Medical Immunology

    6th Edition

    Edited by Gabriel Virella

    With an abundance of illustrations, diagrams, and algorithms, this sixth edition of Medical Immunology provides a reader-friendly review of critical material on the current diagnostic and clinical applications of immunology. Organized into four sections that describe clinical applications,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

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