Primary Health Care & Family Practice Products

  • Tackling Causes and Consequences of Health Inequalities

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Matheson, John Patterson, Laura Neilson

    Addressing health inequalities is a key focus for health and social care organizations, yet this is the first book to explore how best frontline health workers in areas of deprivation can address these problems. Aimed at doctors and their wider multidisciplinary teams, this book provides key…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    CRC Press

  • Global Primary Mental Health Care

    Practical Guidance for Family Doctors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Dowrick

    This book provides up-to-date, practical information for family doctors on how to assess and manage important mental health problems presenting in primary care settings. Patients frequently present with mental health problems in primary care settings around the world, yet family doctors…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Dermatoscopy A-Z

    1st Edition

    By Aimilios Lallas, Zoe Apalla, Elizabeth Lazaridou, Dimitrios Ioannides

    All dermatologists and family physicians will want to have access to this text as an invaluable guide to the current practice of Dermoscopy, a quick and painless method of examining a patient's skin, hair, or nails, that has extended beyond screening for skin cancer to becoming a useful tool for…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    CRC Press

  • Memorizing Medicine

    Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Ben Lovell, Paul Bentley

    This book takes a unique approach to 'learning medicine' in a manner that places primary emphasis on recall. Drawing upon well-established psychological principles, it uses a broad range of strategies to maximize the ability of the reader to recollect large swathes of information at a later date.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-11 
    CRC Press

  • Sleep and Women's Health

    1st Edition

    By Zippi Dolev

    This text explores the links between sleep and hormones in women and the implications this has for the reproductive life-cycle. The various stages of menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause are correlated with the sleep disorders likely to be associated and their possible treatments. All…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Tobacco Cessation

    A Practice Manual for Primary Care Physicians, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rajmohan Panda, Manu Raj Mathur

    Cessation of tobacco use is the need of the hour given that it is the single largest cause of disease and premature death in the world. This book covers epidemiology and risks, user classification, nicotine replacement therapy, pharmacological aids, behavioral modification and patient counseling…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    CRC Press

  • Vaginal Pessaries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Tam, Matthew F. Davies

    With mesh surgery for prolapse sometimes proving problematic, there has been a resurgence of professional medical interest in more traditional methods for the management of prolapse and of stress urinary incontinence. This concise guide to the practical aspects of pessary use will be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    CRC Press

  • Molecular Signaling in Spermatogenesis and Male Infertility

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rajender Singh

    Spermatogenesis involves the coordination of a number of signaling pathways, which culminate into production of sperm. Its failure results in male factor infertility, which can be due to hormonal, environmental, genetic or other unknown factors. This book includes chapters on most of the signaling…

    Hardback – 2019-11-15 
    CRC Press

  • Incorporating Psychotherapeutic Concepts and Interventions Within Medicine

    With the Heart in Mind, 1st Edition

    By Shamit Kadosh, Asaf Rolef Ben-shahar

    This book provides doctors with insights into psychological and relational dynamics to better understand themselves and their patients, deepen their understanding of somatic and psychic dimensions of illness, and give them diagnostic and therapeutic tools to design better treatment procedures for…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18 

  • Geophagia

    History, Epidemiology, and Etiology, 1st Edition

    By Anil Gupta

    Ingestion of food is a physiological process among heterotrophic organisms to obtain nutrients for survival. The consumption of soil, clay and chalk by humans is labeled as geophagia. Ancient resources and modern references deliver valuable information concerning geophagia and pica in humans. This…

    Hardback – 2019-10-14 
    CRC Press

  • Helping Hands

    An Introduction to Diagnostic Strategy and Clinical Reasoning, First Edition, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Rodgers, Richard Harrington

    Diagnostic strategy and clinical reasoning are essential components of becoming an effective clinician, yet they are not always taught as part of the formal curriculum at medical school and currently there are few resources available that introduce medical students and junior doctors to these areas…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09 
    CRC Press

  • The Art of Breaking Bad News Well

    1st Edition

    By Jalid Sehouli

    As Head of Oncological Surgery and the Gynecology Clinic at Berlin’s Charité Comprehensive Cancer Center, Jalid Sehouli is one of the world’s leading cancer specialists. Every day, he experiences situations in which conversations take on a life-or-death significance. Delivering bad news is one of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    CRC Press

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