Primary Health Care & Family Practice Products

  • Bench to Bedside

    Microbiology for Clinicians

    Edited by Nancy Khardori

    This reference text is a must have for any current or future clinicians or students of microbiology. It is concisely organized to provide vital information on many of the microbes one will regularly encounter and the most efficacious ways of addressing associated infections. Discussion of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    CRC Press

  • Collaborating for Health

    By Paul Thomas

    Healthcare is increasingly under pressure. Budget crises are making collaboration and smart thinking essential, while increasing numbers of people with multiple long-term conditions make specialist models of healthcare increasingly inefficient - patients too often go from one specialist to another,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 

  • Instant Wisdom for GPs

    Pearls from All the Specialities

    Edited by Keith Hopcroft

    This essential guide for GPs distils years of knowledge, experience, and key evidence into 25 easy-to-read chapters, each one covering a different speciality. Every consultant has pearls of wisdom they wish they could share with GPs: knowledge they have acquired from years of experience and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    CRC Press

  • Person-centred Primary Care

    Searching for the Self

    Edited by Christopher Dowrick

    Primary care, grounded in the provision of continuous comprehensive person-centred care, is of paramount importance in the delivery of accessible and effective health care around the world. The central notion of person-centred care, however, relies on often-unexamined concepts of self, or…

    Hardback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Vitreoretinal Disorders in Primary Care

    By Thomas H. Williamson

    Emergency ophthalmology is an area full of pitfalls for the unwary primary care practitioner. Correct diagnosis at presentation and appropriate referral are extremely important. This book is therefore an essential reference for the primary care physician, who is often the first to see these…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21 
    CRC Press

  • GP Wellbeing

    Combatting Burnout in General Practice

    By Adam Staten, Euan Lawson

    This is the first book to explore the impact of 'burnout' on the current NHS GP workforce and how this can be addressed, from an insider GP perspective. Adam Staten, recently qualified GP, and Euan Lawson, Fellow of the RCGP with over 20 years experience, discuss in engaging, accessible chapters…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    CRC Press

  • General Practice Today

    A Practical Guide to Modern Consultations

    By Jane Wilcock

    General Practice Today explores the GP consultation in the context of external 'stressors' and 'helpers' that doctors use to make best clinical decisions. Over the last 30 years there has been a move towards mandatory training on legal aspects, risk scores and guidance. Additionally, with…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26 
    CRC Press

  • Hyperpigmentation

    Edited by Dimitris Rigopoulos, Alexander C. Katoulis

    Darkening patches on the skin can result in great distress for the patient. However, definitive diagnosis between the many possible causes and effective treatment can be very hard for the medical practitioner to achieve. This is the first major professional reference with systematic coverage of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Primary Care Ethics

    By Andrew Papanikitas, John Spicer

    This enterprising collection spans the breadth of primary care in multiple ways. Contributions from general practitioners, philosophers, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists, health economists, educationalists, patients and others reflect the rich variety that makes up primary care. Authors embrace…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13 
    CRC Press

  • The Complete CSA Casebook

    110 Role Plays and a Comprehensive Curriculum Guide

    By Emily Blount, Helen Kirby-Blount, Liz Moulton

    This is the most comprehensive resource for candidates sitting the challenging final Clinical Skills Assessment exam, offering a complete curriculum guide as well as 110 role plays that can be removed and practised in pairs. The guidance is seamlessly aligned to the RCGP syllabus, fully up-to-date…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11
    CRC Press

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    An A-Z

    By V.K. Kapoor

    Acute pancreatitis is a common cause of acute abdomen. Diagnoses is difficult as the symptoms mimic that of many other medical and surgical conditions. Patients with severe acute pancreatitis can develop multiple organ failure and need intensive care. As its management is multi-disciplinary…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31
    CRC Press

  • Spiritually Competent Practice in Health Care

    Edited by John Wattis, Stephen Curran, Melanie Rogers

    This book will be of tremendous use to all healthcare professionals from physicians to nurses to social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and chaplains. The pathway taken here is a sensible and reasonable one, emphasizing a patient-centred approach that underscores the importance of spiritually…

    Paperback – 2017-08-14
    CRC Press

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