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  • Patient and Public Involvement Toolkitby Julia Cartwright; Sally Crowe; Carl Heneghan; Douglas Badenoch; Rafael Perera

    Wiley 2011; US$ 30.95

    Providing information to implement a new core healthcare requirement ? patient involvement Including real case scenarios to illustrate the principles of effective PPI Following the unique Toolkit series format of flowcharts and layouts that guide the reader through each section more...

  • Patients as Policy Actorsby Beatrix Hoffman; Nancy Tomes; Rachel Grob; Mark Schlesinger

    Rutgers University Press 2011; US$ 29.95

     Patients as Policy Actors offers groundbreaking accounts of one of the health field's most important developments of the last fifty years--the rise of more consciously patient-centered care and policymaking. The authors in this volume illustrate, from multiple disciplinary perspectives, the unexpected ways that patients can matter as both agents... more...

  • Preventing and Reducing Aggression and Violence in Health and Social Careby Kelvin Ford

    M&K Update Ltd 2010; US$ 15.98

    No one should face aggression or violence in the workplace but these problems are increasingly being reported by health and social care workers and the people using their services. This helpful book explores the reasons why some individuals may become aggressive or violent and explains how a holistic approach can offer effective ways of preventing,... more...

  • High performance im Krankenhausmanagementby Edda Weimann; Peter Weimann

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 49.99

    Der Band führt Einsteiger umfassend in das Management-Know-how für das Krankenhaus ein: Analyse, Strategie und Umsetzung. Managementwerkzeuge werden detailliert dargestellt und ihre erfolgreiche Anwendung als Teil eines Gesamtkonzeptes aufgezeigt. Die Autoren präsentieren Beispiele aus dem Klinikalltag und stellen innovative Konzepte für das Changemanagement... more...

  • Advocacy Strategies for Health and Mental Health Professionalsby Stuart Lustig

    Springer Publishing Company 2012; US$ 49.00

    A wealth of advocacy tools for health and mental health professionals at all levels of training and practice are included in this clear and comprehensive volume. Written by medical, legal, and policy experts, it fills a void in the literature by addressing multiple topics in advocacy in the health field as a whole. The text addresses the legislative... more...

  • Patient Care and Professionalismby Catherine D. DeAngelis

    Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 44.99

    The chapters in Patient Care and Professionalism are ordered so that the main character in this book, the patient, has the first voice, followed by the ancient history of professionalism, the recent resurrection of professionalism in the United Kingdom (UK), and finally professionalism in the United States (US). The eleven chapters cover the various... more...

  • The Healing Touchby David L. Cram

    Addicus Books 1997; US$ 0.99

    The traditional doctor-patient relationship is in jeopardy. In an era of ?hurry up? medicine and ?patient quotas,? health care professionals are no longer able to apply good bedside manner?the healing touch. As the focus shifts from patients to profits, this vital component of patient care diminishes and may eventually be lost. In The Healing Touch,... more...

  • The Health Delusionby Glen Matten; Aidan Goggins

    Hay House 2012; US$ 14.95

    How can it be that even with all the advances modern healthcare has made, we're experiencing record levels of ill health - from diabetes, heart disease and cancer, to osteoporosis, dementia and depression? We're more health conscious than ever before, and no matter which way we turn we're bombarded with promises of the best thing for living... more...

  • Dosageby J. David Johnson

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 29.99

    Healthcare professionals calculate dosage when dispensing medicine and determining treatment plans. This text applies the concept of dosage to communication. We often assume that ?more is more? when it comes to communicating, but in all interactions there are ideal and different ?quantities? of communication that will get the job done with a better... more...

  • The Good Doctorby Ron Paterson

    Auckland University Press 2012; US$ 23.99

    Drawing upon real accounts of negligence, incompetence, and distrust, this book seeks to identify the key competencies of a good doctor, the ways in which medical care fails, and the roadblocks to ensuring that every licensed doctor is capable. Arguing that it is possible to improve patient care?by lifting the veils of secrecy and better informing... more...