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Public health & preventive medicine

Paperback. Vegan, low fat, low carb, slow carb: Every diet seems to promise a one-size-fits-all solution to health. But they ignore the diversity of human genes and how they interact with what we eat. In this title, a renowned ethnobotanist shows why the perfect diet for one person could be disastrous for another. Num Pages: 244 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 140 x 18. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
Island Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781610914925
ISBN
9781610914925

€ 25.99
€ 24.61

Paperback. Drawing on a mixture of science and history, Prof Lord John Krebs looks at the development of food and the four great transitions that affected the way we eat. From issues such as the obesity crisis and sustainable agriculture to food scares and the role of new technologies, Krebs provides a fascinating exploration of the history of human food. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: JFCV; MBNH3; RNFF; TDCT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 112 x 7. Weight in Grams: 116.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199661084
ISBN
9780199661084

€ 10.99
€ 9.87

Paperback. What is health psychology? Do states of mind influence health? How do people cope with illness and poor health? How does the relationship between an individual and the society around them affect their health? This work provides a critical examination of the field of health psychology. Num Pages: 320 pages, biography. BIC Classification: MBNH9. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 191 x 19. Weight in Grams: 608.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
Edition
2001st Edition
SKU
V9780333738580
ISBN
9780333738580

€ 45.99
€ 45.36

Hardcover. Editor(s): Robinson, Aron; Emerson, Dominick. Num Pages: 207 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH3; TDCT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 265 x 182 x 16. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
207
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781624174353
ISBN
9781624174353

€ 248.30
€ 235.36

Hardcover. FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOSTATISTICS leads you through the methods, techniques, and computations of statistics necessary for success in the medical field. Every new concept is developed systematically through completely worked out examples from current medical research problems. Num Pages: 888 pages. BIC Classification: MBGR; MBNS; MQW; PSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 264 x 213 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1862.
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Number of pages
888
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
8th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781305268920
ISBN
9781305268920

€ 99.39

Hardcover. Num Pages: 550 pages, 42 black & white illustrations, 7 colour illustrations, 10 black & white tables, biograph. BIC Classification: MBN; MBNS; MJCL; PBT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 167 x 270 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1190.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
5th ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319185385
ISBN
9783319185385

€ 79.08

Paperback. Fundamentals of Health Promotion for Nurses is a concise, accessible introduction to health promotion and public health for pre-registration nursing students and newly qualified nurses. Editor(s): Wills, Jane. Series: Fundamentals. Num Pages: 376 pages, colour illustrations, colour tables, figures. BIC Classification: MBN; MQC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 187 x 231 x 16. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118515778
ISBN
9781118515778

€ 37.99
€ 37.94

Paperback. "Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Nutrition "provides readers with a preparatory look at the exciting field of sport and exercise nutrition, including its foundational concepts and the diverse career options available. Num Pages: 208 pages, 15 black & white illustrations, 23 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: MBNH3; WSD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 179 x 13. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Human Kinetics Publishers United States
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780736076319
ISBN
9780736076319

€ 43.03

Paperback. Genetic epidemiology plays a key role in discovering how genetic factors influence health and disease, and environmental factors. Written for graduate students, this title begins with an initial overview of the subject and key concepts. It describes methods for assessing the magnitude of genetic influences on disease and risk factors. Series: CABI Modular Texts Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNS; MFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 192 x 13. Weight in Grams: 636.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780641812
ISBN
9781780641812

€ 51.99
€ 49.82

Paperback. The inspiring and hilarious story of Patch Adams's quest to bring free health care to the world and to transform the way doctors practice medicine. Num Pages: 248 pages, 17 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD; VXH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 422. Bringing Good Health to You, the Medical System, and Society Through Physician Service, Complementary Therapies, Humor, and Joy. 248 pages, 20 b&w photos. The inspiring story of Patch Adams' quest to bring free health care to the world and to transform the way doctors practice medicine. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD; VXH. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight: 418.
Publisher
Healing Arts Press
Number of pages
248
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892817818
ISBN
9780892817818

€ 17.99
€ 12.88

Hardcover. A study of the health industry and possible risks involved. Num Pages: 272 pages, 13 charts, graphs and illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 164 x 283 x 24. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231166461
ISBN
9780231166461

€ 42.99
€ 37.05

Paperback. A concise introduction to the contexts, theories and practicalities of health provision in a globalised world. Editor(s): McKimm, Judy; Nicholson, Brian; Allen, Ann. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781446282502
ISBN
9781446282502

€ 38.82

Hardcover. Despite global progress, staggering health inequalities between rich and poor raise basic questions of social justice. Defining the field of global health law, Lawrence Gostin drives home the need for effective governance and offers a blueprint for reform, based on the principle that the opportunity to live a healthy life is a basic human right. Num Pages: 496 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFH; LND; LNTJ; MBNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 164 x 42. Weight in Grams: 958.
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674728844
ISBN
9780674728844

€ 65.01

Paperback. This third volume of Global Health Watch offers unique and essential information for anyone working in the field. Editor(s): Sengupta, Amit. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, charts, graphs. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 156 x 234 x 22. Weight in Grams: 580.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
3rd Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780320335
ISBN
9781780320335

€ 27.83

Paperback. Covers a comprehensive range of health topics, including access to medicines, mental health, water and sanitation, nutrition, and war and conflict. This book also draws attention to the politics of global health and the policies and actions of key actors. Editor(s): Health Systems Trust. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GTF; MBN; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 602.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848130357
ISBN
9781848130357

€ 36.10

Hardcover. Like its critically acclaimed predecessors, this third volume of Global Health Watch covers a comprehensive range of topics, including access to medicines, mental health, water and sanitation, nutrition, and war and conflict. Editor(s): Sengupta, Amit. Num Pages: 382 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 163 x 241 x 26. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Zed Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780320342
ISBN
9781780320342

€ 75.24

Paperback. A collection of independent sources of data on global health offering unique and essential information for anyone working in the field. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP; MBS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 168 x 24. Weight in Grams: 652.
Publisher
Zed Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783602537
ISBN
9781783602537

€ 30.99
€ 30.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 436 pages, 40 black & white illustrations, 54 black & white tables. BIC Classification: MBNS; MBP; MQW; RGC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138912755
ISBN
9781138912755

€ 51.74

Paperback.
Publisher
Gill & Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717154258
ISBN
9780717154258

€ 14.99
€ 13.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: JFCV; MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 196 x 24. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Icon Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785780769
ISBN
9781785780769

€ 13.99
€ 10.63