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Paperback. In 2003, in the face of errors and accidents caused by medical and surgical trainees, the American Council of Graduate Medical Education mandated a reduction in resident work hours to eighty per week. This title takes up the apparent paradox of medical professionals resisting reforms designed to help them and their patients. Num Pages: 232 pages, 7 line drawings, 4 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JKS; MBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226430034
ISBN
9780226430034
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 28.80

Paperback. In the mid-1800s a utopian movement to rehabilitate the insane resulted in a wave of publicly funded asylums - many of which became unexpected centers of cultural activity. This work prompts us to reflect on what our society can learn from a generation that urgently and creatively tried to solve the problem of mental illness. Num Pages: 240 pages, 14 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; AN; HBTB; MBPK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 402.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226709642
ISBN
9780226709642
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 28.80

Hardback. Analyzes the American mental health care system and its relationship with society and government." Translator(s): Goldhammer, Arthur. Num Pages: 358 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JH; MBPK; MMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 278 x 153. Weight in Grams: 681.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Number of pages
358
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231052443
ISBN
9780231052443
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 108.55
€ 82.92

Hardback. The media constantly bombard us with news of the health hazards that lurk in our everyday lives. But, many of these hazards, even some that provoke regulatory action, have been greatly overblown. This book examines the forces that contribute to health scares and economic, political, and psychological consequences of their "social amplification." Num Pages: 272 pages, 12 illus, 12 tables. BIC Classification: MBNH; MBNS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231141482
ISBN
9780231141482
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.55
€ 77.04

Hardback. Tackles the relationship between the privatization of risk, and focuses on - health care and health insurance; employment insecurity and labor markets; pensions, assets, and social security; the pharmaceuticals industry; and natural disasters and homeland security. Editor(s): Hacker, Jacob. Series: Columbia / SSRC Book (Privatization of Risk). Num Pages: 152 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JPQ; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
152
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231146029
ISBN
9780231146029
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 79.98
€ 61.92

Hardback. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: MBP; TCB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 169 x 23. Weight in Grams: 546.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231159746
ISBN
9780231159746
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 24.15

Paperback. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: MBP; TCB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231159753
ISBN
9780231159753
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 19.95

Hardback. Revised and updated translation of: Le sida dans le monde: entre science et politique / Peter Piot. Paris: Odile Jacob, c2011. Translator(s): Garey, Laurence. Num Pages: 216 pages, 22 figures. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP; MJCJ2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 166 x 237 x 24. Weight in Grams: 492.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231166263
ISBN
9780231166263
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 24.15

Paperback. Discusses Africa and medicine in a globalised world Editor(s): Dilger, Hansjorg; Kane, Abdoulaye; Langwick, Stacey Ann. Num Pages: 358 pages, 10 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; GTB; JKS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 165 x 24. Weight in Grams: 500.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
358
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253223685
ISBN
9780253223685
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.03

Hardcover. Discusses Africa and medicine in a globalised world Editor(s): Dilger, Hansjorg; Kane, Abdoulaye; Langwick, Stacey Ann. Num Pages: 358 pages, 10 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; GTB; JKS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 161 x 28. Weight in Grams: 636.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
358
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253357090
ISBN
9780253357090
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 91.09

Hardback. Designed to help those suffering the lasting effects of accidents, assaults, injuries and disasters, this book guides trauma victims in getting medical, psychological and legal help, and instructs clinicians on how to treat these patients effectively. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP; MMJT; MMKB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 244 x 190 x 33. Weight in Grams: 730.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393702569
ISBN
9780393702569
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 37.34

Paperback. Since the publication of the DSM-IV Internet Companion in 1998, the Internet has grown and changed. Robert F. Stamps and his new coauthor, Peter M. Barach, have completely revised and updated the original directory of Web sites for mental health professionals. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK; MMH; UDB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 252 x 198 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1150.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
258
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393703429
ISBN
9780393703429
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 34.00

Paperback. The movement to make medicine more scientific has evolved over many decades but the specific term evidence-based medicine was introduced in 1990 to refer to a systematic approach to helping doctors to apply scientific evidence to decision-making at the point of contact with a specific consumer. Editor(s): Drake, Robert E.; Merrens, Matthew R.; Lynde, David W. Num Pages: 528 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK; MMH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 171 x 35. Weight in Grams: 824.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393704433
ISBN
9780393704433
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 61.70
€ 60.87

Paperback. Expert advice from the medical director of the country's largest state mental health system and the mental health editor of The Huffington Post. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: MBPK; MMJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 147 x 227 x 24. Weight in Grams: 488.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
WW Norton & Co
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393710632
ISBN
9780393710632
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 19.17

Paperback. The New Medical Sociology makes a bold and innovative investigation of how society makes us sick. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: JH; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 208 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 434.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393975055
ISBN
9780393975055
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 26.67

Paperback. Practitioners in Community Mental Health Teams (CMHTs) frequently find that traditional forms of support are ineffective when offered to patients with personality disorder. This book considers the various difficulties encountered, with reference to current thinking about the origins, maintenance and treatment of personality disorder. Editor(s): Sampson, Mark; McCubbin, Remy; Tyrer, Peter J. Num Pages: 386 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 25. Weight in Grams: 602.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
386
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470011720
ISBN
9780470011720
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 55.60

Paperback. This book offers a systematic step-by-step approach to the fundamental care needs that an older person may have, and the procedural steps that the carer might take to address these needs. Up-to-date evidence provides the rationale. Each section focuses on a practical skill and the procedure involved. Series: Wiley Series in Nursing. Num Pages: 164 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSG; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
164
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470025635
ISBN
9780470025635
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 59.28

Paperback. Learning Disability and other Intellectual Impairments is the first book of its kind to explore the similarities and parallels between the needs of people with various types of intellectual impairments as they encounter health services. Editor(s): Clark, Louise; Griffiths, Peter. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 190 x 15. Weight in Grams: 480.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470034712
ISBN
9780470034712
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 113.79

Paperback. The step-by-step guide to building and managing a profitable and successful practice or clinic Beyond your training as a therapist, the skills required to create and build a practice and to supervise others are typically not taught as part of your clinical training. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KJM; MBPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 192 x 18. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470125168
ISBN
9780470125168
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 55.60

Paperback. Everything professionals need to know to protect their practice against ethical violations and complaints. Written by two attorneys specializing in legal and ethical issues in mental health, this indispensable guide arms clinicians with the expert knowledge needed to avoid an ethical violation, or to handle the situation if a complaint is filed. Num Pages: 534 pages. BIC Classification: MBDC; MBPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 191 x 20. Weight in Grams: 880.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
534
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470140307
ISBN
9780470140307
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 73.93

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