Occupational & Environmental Medicine Products

  • Qualitative Research Methodologies for Occupational Science and Therapy

    Edited by Shoba Nayar, Mandy Stanley

    The push for evidence-based practice has increased the demand for high-quality occupational science and occupational therapy research from conceptualisation of the study through to publication. This invaluable collection explores how to produce rigorous qualitative research by presenting and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Parkes' Occupational Lung Disorders, Fourth Edition

    Edited by Anthony Newman Taylor, Paul Cullinan, Paul Blanc, Anthony Pickering

    This authoritative text on occupational lung disorders builds upon the fundamentals, including clinical, epidemiological, and predictive approaches. It discusses interstitial and malignant diseases, airways diseases, and other respiratory issues, such as diving, working at high altitudes, and…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-10-17 
    CRC Press

  • The Science of Beach Lifeguarding

    Edited by Mike Tipton, Adam Wooler

    The World Health Organization’s recently published Global Report on Drowning found that drowning is the third leading cause of unintentional injury death worldwide—making the information presented in this new book an important part of the global effort to reduce this health risk.Written by leading…

    Hardback – 2016-01-25
    CRC Press

  • Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine 5E

    5th Edition

    Edited by David Gradwell, David J Rainford

    Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine applies current understanding in medicine, physiology and the behavioural sciences to the medical challenges and stresses that are faced by both civil and military aircrew, and their passengers, on a daily basis. The fifth edition of this established textbook…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

  • The Health Effects of Asbestos

    An Evidence-based Approach

    By Dorsett D. Smith

    The health-related effects of asbestos have long been mired in controversy, with industry and plaintiff attorneys playing a significant role. This comprehensive book provides a balanced and extensive evidence-based critical analysis of the literature concerning asbestos-related diseases, from a…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Water and Health

    Edited by Jamie Bartram

    This comprehensive handbook provides an authoritative source of information on global water and health, suitable for interdisciplinary teaching for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. It covers both developing and developed country concerns. It is organized into sections covering:…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    Routledge

  • Diving and Subaquatic Medicine, Fifth Edition

    By Carl Edmonds, Michael Bennett, John Lippmann, Simon Mitchell

    Considered an essential resource by many in the field, Diving and Subaquatic Medicine remains the leading text on diving medicine, written to fulfil the requirements of any general physician wishing to advise their patients appropriately when a diving trip is planned, for those accompanying diving…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2015-09-11
    CRC Press

  • Science of Diving

    Concepts and Applications

    By Bruce Wienke

    While the effects of pressure change are readily quantified in physics, chemistry, and engineering applications, the physiology, medicine, and biology of pressure changes in living systems are much more complicated. This complex science translated to technical diving is discussed in a five-part…

    Hardback – 2015-06-01
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Water and Sanitation Services

    The Life-Cycle Cost Approach to Planning and Management

    By Livelihoods Natural Resource Management Institute, Irc International Water Sanitation Centre, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Watershed Support Services Activities Network

    Based on the work of the WASHCost project run by the IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC), this book provides an evaluation of the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sectors in the context of developing countries and is the first systematic study of applying the…

    Hardback – 2013-12-24
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • High Altitude Medicine and Physiology 5E

    5th Edition

    By John B. West, Robert B. Schoene, Andrew M. Luks, James S. Milledge

    A comprehensive update to this preeminent and accessible text, this fifth edition of a bestseller was developed as a response to man's attempts to climb unaided to higher altitudes and to spend more time in these conditions for both work and recreation. It describes the ever-expanding challenges…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2012-11-29
    CRC Press

  • Global Health

    An Introduction to Current and Future Trends

    By Kevin McCracken, David R. Phillips

    The health of human populations around the world is constantly changing and the health profiles of most nations in the early twenty-first century global health landscape are unrecognizable compared with those of just a century ago. This book examines and explains these health changes and considers…

    Paperback – 2012-06-07
    Routledge

  • Human Health and Ecological Integrity

    Ethics, Law and Human Rights

    Edited by Laura Westra, Colin L. Soskolne, Donald W. Spady

    The connection between environment and health has been well studied and documented, particularly by the World Health Organization. It is now being included in some legal instruments, although for the most part caselaw does not explicitly make that connection. Neither the right to life nor the…

    Hardback – 2012-05-16
    Routledge

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