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  • Managing health servicesby Nick Goodwin; Reinhold Gruen; Valerie Iles

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 47.00

    Health care systems are highly complex and dynamic. Different systems around the world vary in the way services are managed yet, regardless of these differences, the need for effective managers and managerial leaders is essential in allowing organizations or professionals to achieve specific goals. This book provides an understanding of the concepts... more...

  • No Stone Unturnedby Joel M. Goldstein

    Potomac Books 2012; US$ 29.95

    Bart Goldstein was only sixteen when he suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a car accident in 2001. No Stone Unturned is the saga of Bart?s struggle to regain his life. Told from his father?s point of view, the book chronicles the family?s ordeal, and flashbacks fill in Bart?s life since he arrived from Korea at the age of five months. Considering... more...

  • Outpatientsby Sasha Issenberg

    Columbia Global Reports 2016; US$ 8.99

    Today more people travel to Hungary for dental care than to any other country in Europe. The fascinating story of how Hungary became Europe's dental chair is a case study in medical tourism, which has become a growing multi-billion-dollar industry exploding in places as varied as India, Brazil, Korea, and Costa Rica as countries rewrite laws to... more...

  • Pflegefall - was tun?by Carina Frey; Verbraucherzentrale Nordrhein-Westfalen

    Verbraucherzentrale NRW 2012; Not Available

    Ein Mensch kann von heute auf morgen pflegebedürftig werden. Ein schwerer Sturz, ein Schlaganfall und plötzlich ist alles anders - für den, den es trifft, weil nun fortan Hilfe unverzichtbar ist. Und für Sie als Angehörige, die vor der Frage stehen: Wie soll es weitergehen? Dieses Buch hilft mit praktischen Schritt-für-Schritt Anleitungen: So läßt... more...

  • Strategic Management of Health Care Organizationsby Linda E. Swayne; W. Jack Duncan; Peter M. Ginter

    Wiley 2012; US$ 80.00

    The 6th edition of this established text is streamlined to a more manageable format, with the Appendices moved to the web-site and a significant shortening of the main text. There is a greater focus on the global analysis of industry and competition; and analysis of the internal environment. In consultation with feedback from their adopters, the authors... more...

  • Trust in Health Care Organizations, Volume 20, Issue 5by Michael Calnan; Rosemary Rowe

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    This e-book examines the notion of trust in a healthcare setting - from the micro level of trust between an individual patient and clinician, between one clinician and another, or between a clinician and a manager; to the macro level which includes patient and public trust in clinicians and managers, healthcare organizations or healthcare systems in... more...

  • Unterm Messerby Volker Schumpelick; Reinhold Henkel; Hartwig Bauer

    Kaden Verlag 2014; Not Available

    Durch ihre zunehmende Ökonomisierung droht die heutige Medizin den Patienten als Individuum mehr und mehr aus dem Blick zu verlieren. Dies jedoch ist eine Entwicklung, die in die falsche Richtung geht, weil sie das eigentliche Primat der ärztlichen Tätigkeit - das Wohl des Patienten - in den Hintergrund rückt und damit dem Patienten wie auch seinem... more...

  • Unterm Messer IIby Volker Schumpelick; Reinhold Henkel; Daniel Bahr

    Kaden Verlag 2014; Not Available

    Durch eine zunehmende Ökonomisierung droht die moderne Medizin den Patienten als Individuum mehr und mehr aus dem Blick zu verlieren. Auf diese bedenkliche Entwicklung hinzuweisen, war die Absicht hinter dem 2012 erschienenen Buch ?Unterm Messer? des Chirurgen Professor Volker Schumpelick. Gleichzeitig betont er den hohen Stellenwert, den eine persönliche... more...

  • Unterm Messer IIIby Volker Schumpelick; Hannes Mercker; Joachim Jähne

    Kaden Verlag 2014; Not Available

    Krankenhäuser haben heute keinen besonders guten Ruf: Man verbindet mit ihnen die Kostenexplosion im Gesundheitswesen, den Mangel an Pflegekräften und notorische Probleme in der Hygiene. Was früher ein Ort praktizierter Menschlichkeit war, wird gegenwärtig oftmals als rein wirtschaftlich ausgerichteter Betrieb wahrgenommen. Auf diese Fehlentwicklung... more...

  • AM:STARs Metabolic Challenges to Adolescent Healthby Susan M. Coupey; American Academy of Pediatrics; Victor C. Strasburger

    American Academy of Pediatrics 2008; US$ 59.95

    Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews helps you stay up-to-date in key areas of current clinical practice of adolescent medicine. Topic in Metabolic Challenges to Adolescent Health include The Adolescent Obesity Epidemic, Adolescent Obesity: Etiology, Office Evaluation, and Treatment, Medical Intervention in Adolescent Obesity, Dietary... more...