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Health systems & services

Paperback. BTEC and Heinemann have joined forces to bring you BTEC's own BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care resources -- by the BTEC team, for BTEC learners -- to support you every step of the way to BTEC success. Editor(s): Stretch, Beryl; Whitehouse, Mary. Series: Level 3 BTEC National Health and Social Care. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), col. ports. BIC Classification: 4KVTJ; 4KVTK; 4KVTL; JKS; MBP. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 221 x 277 x 19. Weight in Grams: 972.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846907470
ISBN
9781846907470

€ 44.96

Paperback. In the Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh, an agricultural region with high rates of infant mortality, maternal health services are poor while family planning efforts are intensive. By following the daily lives of women in this setting, the author considers the women's own experiences of birth and infant death, their ways of making-do.. Series: Fertility, Reproduction & Sexuality. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKA; JFSJ1; MBP; MBS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 144 x 20. Weight in Grams: 444.
Publisher
Berghahn Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857451538
ISBN
9780857451538

€ 36.99
€ 33.11

Paperback. A robust guide for students to the leadership and management of inter-agency collaborative endeavours. It summarises recent trends in policy and uses international evidence to set out useful frameworks and approaches. Series: Better Partnership Working Series. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JKS; MBP. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 131 x 237 x 9. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Policy Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447329848
ISBN
9781447329848

€ 20.29

Paperback. Critics shudder at the mindless sameness of standards, while supporters dream of a world in which standardized "best practices" open up a world of efficient health care delivery. This title takes up this debate to investigate the real meaning of standardization and how it affects patients, doctors, and the institution of medicine. Num Pages: 272 pages, 4 figures, 1 halftone, 4 tables. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 21. Weight in Grams: 416.
Publisher
Temple University Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781592131884
ISBN
9781592131884

€ 31.99
€ 28.87

Hardcover. Examines how commercial medicine operated before the foundation of the NHS, and how this could be compatible with a system based on charity. It challenges the assumptions of historians, politicians and the public. Series Editor(s): Waddington, Keir. Series: Social Histories of Medicine. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJG; 3JJH; 3JJPG; MBP; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 225 x 145 x 22. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526114327
ISBN
9781526114327

€ 32.99
€ 31.86

Paperback. Learning About Mental Health Practice covers the key areas of contemporary mental health practice and is ideal for those in the early stages of their mental health training. The text is organized into three parts. Editor(s): Stickley, Theo; Bassett, Thurstine. Num Pages: 640 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: MBPK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 168 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1092.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
640
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470512272
ISBN
9780470512272

€ 51.99
€ 36.32

Paperback. It is the clinician's task to take what they know works and to tailor it to the person seeking their help. Successfully 'selling' this therapeutic model to the client relies on clearly explaining what is happening and reinforcing session achievements with effective change-directed homework. Num Pages: 178 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK; MMH; MMJT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 279 x 207 x 10. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Australian Academic Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
General
Condition
New
SKU
V9781875378845
ISBN
9781875378845

€ 107.18

Paperback. This book is a practical, succinct guide to the major health systems around the world and what lessons can be drawn from each about improving health worldwide. The essays are designed give the reader essential knowledge of the history, strengths, weaknesses and lessons of each health system- all in the time it takes to drink a cup of coffee. Num Pages: 248 pages, 3 colour tables, 7 figures. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 141 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137496614
ISBN
9781137496614

€ 38.28

Paperback. Provides practice questions for graduates for both pediatric and family nurse practitioner programs to use in their respective certification exams offered by the PNCB and ANCC. This title covers review questions which include the Role of the PNP, Wellness Issues, Growth and Development, Genetics, Chronic Conditions, and, more. Editor(s): Niederhauser, Victoria Page. Num Pages: 424 pages. BIC Classification: MBP; MQCL3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 259 x 186 x 17. Weight in Grams: 774.
Publisher
Elsevier - Health Sciences Division United States
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780323027571
ISBN
9780323027571

€ 38.99
€ 35.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: AVA; JMP; MBN; MBPK; MMJT. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198792079
ISBN
9780198792079

€ 56.87

Paperback. Argues that good care has little to do with 'patient choice' and, therefore, creating more opportunities for patient choice will not improve health care. Illustrating the discussion with examples from diabetes clinics and diabetes self care, this book presents the 'logic of care' in a step by step contrast with the 'logic of choice'. Num Pages: 160 pages, 1 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Routledge
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415453431
ISBN
9780415453431

€ 46.99
€ 46.48

Paperback. Editor(s): Thomson, Gill; Schmied, Virginia. Num Pages: 242 pages, 2 black & white tables, 8 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: MBPK; MQD; VFDW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138101586
ISBN
9781138101586

€ 44.78

Paperback. Editor(s): Wilkie, Veronica; Spurgeon, Peter. Num Pages: 242 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 170 x 11. Weight in Grams: 612.
Publisher
Royal College of General Practitioners
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780850843194
ISBN
9780850843194

€ 35.63

Hardcover. This second edition offers both a comprehensive introduction to the patient-centered care model and best practices in this field. Thoroughly updated edition which provides a complete guide to patient-centered care, with applications for all health care organizations, professionals, managers, and students. Editor(s): Frampton, Susan B.; Charmel, Patrick A.; Planetree. Series: Jossey-Bass Public Health. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 162 x 30. Weight in Grams: 564.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470377024
ISBN
9780470377024

€ 70.94

Paperback. Focuses on 50 key issues across the public health discipline. Readers can dip into the book to find a snapshot of the definition of the concept, or read it through like a regular textbook from start to finish. Editor(s): Wilson, Frances; Mabhala, Andi. Series: Sage Key Concepts Series. Num Pages: 328 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 149 x 18. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781412948807
ISBN
9781412948807

€ 36.99
€ 33.16

Paperback. Num Pages: 354 pages, 13 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MBPK; MBX; MMH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 234 x 30. Weight in Grams: 556.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415713184
ISBN
9780415713184

€ 50.91

Paperback. Explaining the truth behind the screening statistics and investigating the evidence behind the hype, Margaret McCartney, an award-winning writer and doctor, argues that this patient paradox - too much testing of well people and not enough care for the sick - worsens health inequalities and drains professionalism. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 216 x 26. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Pinter & Martin Ltd
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780660004
ISBN
9781780660004

€ 13.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Provides an introduction to the field of global health. This title is suitable for schools of public health, nursing, and medicine, and also in undergraduate and graduate classes in anthropology, sociology, political economy, and history, among others. Editor(s): Farmer, Paul; Kleinman, Arthur; Kim, Jim Yong; Basilico, Matthew. Series: California Series in Public Anthropology. Num Pages: 504 pages, 41 b/w photographs, 35 line illustrations, 12 maps, 10 tables. BIC Classification: MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 151 x 34. Weight in Grams: 832.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
520
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520271999
ISBN
9780520271999

€ 47.84

Paperback. Num Pages: 230 pages, 6 black & white tables, 1 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JKSW1; KNXC; MBPK; MMJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138050822
ISBN
9781138050822

€ 43.57

Paperback. Your Foundation in Health & Social Care provides readers with all the knowledge and skills necessary for effective learning at Foundation level, both in study and the workplace. It explores all the key areas of the Foundation degree, including values, communication, legal issues and psychology. Editor(s): Brotherton, Graham; Parker, Steven. Num Pages: 296 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JKS; MBP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 240 x 171 x 17. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781446208854
ISBN
9781446208854

€ 34.59

Paperback. .
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849055611
ISBN
9781849055611

€ 33.19

Paperback. The changes in the US healthcare system since World War II are documented here, from new technologies, service-delivery arrangements, to financing mechanisms and underlying sets of organizing principles. The authors illustrate the work with five types of healthcare organizations. Num Pages: 442 pages, 62 line drawings, 41 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; MBP; MBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 168 x 23. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
442
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226743103
ISBN
9780226743103

€ 42.99
€ 42.96

Paperback. Takes a closer look at the realities for people and how to deal with them. This title shows what may begin as a painful and unwanted experience can pave the way for new understandings and life chances and how psychiatric service users are coming together to bring about changes benefiting us all. Editor(s): Bentall, Richard; Sanders, Pete. Num Pages: 142 pages. BIC Classification: MBPK; MMH; VFJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 175 x 114 x 9. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
PCCS Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
142
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906254209
ISBN
9781906254209

€ 14.63

Paperback. Suitable for your students when faced with a situation or dilemma of a legal nature regarding record-keeping or confidentiality issues, this book includes includes: Data Protection Act guidance, greater content on sharing information, and expanded content on mental capacity, with separate chapters for children and vulnerable adults. Series: Legal Resources Counsellors & Psychotherapists. Num Pages: 216 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; LNTM1; MBPK; MBQ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 190 x 11. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781446274521
ISBN
9781446274521

€ 37.01