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  • Transplanting Careby Laura L. Heinemann

    Rutgers University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    Transplanting Care examines the daily lives of midwestern organ transplant patients and their caregivers, from pretransplant preparations through to the long posttransplant recovery. Drawing on scores of interviews with patients, relatives, and healthcare professionals, Laura L. Heinemann follows a variety of patients and loved ones as they undertake... more...

  • Listening, Learning, Caring and Counsellingby Cate Howell

    Exisle Publishing 2016; US$ 13.03

    Developing the skills of listening, learning, caring and counselling requires professional support and training. This authoritative, comprehensive guide fills that role, and is for the reference shelves of health and related professionals. Issues including depression, relationship concerns, addiction and grief are dealt with and numerous therapies... more...

  • A Joosr Guide to... Unfinished Business by Anne-Marie Slaughterby Joosr

    Joosr Ltd 2016; US$ 2.99

    In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books you'll love, Joosr's brief and accessible eBook summaries fit into your life. Find out more at joosr.com. ... more...

  • I Am Hereby Johannes Klabbers

    Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2016; US$ 20.99

    What comfort can an agnostic give people who are suffering or dying? Looking for more meaning in his work, Johannes Klabbers gave up a tenured academic position to spend his days caring for the sick and dying. He trained as a secular pastoral carer in a cancer hospital, and from the patients there he learned how simply talking and listening can... more...

  • In the Hands of Doctors: Touch and Trust in Medical Careby Paul Stepansky

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 48.00

    Why is it that, despite the curative wonders of modern medicine, we still feel frustrated by doctors who lack the time and inclination really to care for us, much less care about us? In this book, Paul Stepansky explores this paradox through a historical examination of medical care that stretches back to the 19th century but focuses on the decades... more...

  • Understanding Fibromyalgiaby Naheed Ali

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 37.99

    Fibromyalgia is often misunderstood, and finding good information about it can be difficult. This introduction provides background, causes and symptoms, treatments and lifestyle adjustments that can help sufferers live better with fibromyalgia, while helping caregivers and others achieve a better understanding of the needs of their loved ones. more...

  • Restoring the Healerby William Dorman

    Templeton Press 2016; US$ 8.99

    Burn out. Two words that haunt those in high stress jobs, especially in the medical profession. Long hours and the literal life-and-death nature of the field creates expectations to not only be on call at all hours, but to be at one?s best, even at 3:00 AM after a twenty-hour shift. So much energy is devoted to the care of others that self-care is... more...

  • Using Patient Reported Outcomes to Improve Health Careby John Appleby; Nancy Devlin; David Parkin

    Wiley 2015; US$ 41.50 US$ 35.97

    A practical, introductory guide to the best use of Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) to improve the quality of health care and patient health. Only title to exclusively introduce, explain and show how PROs can be best used to improve healthcare and patient outcomes  Includes real life examples and case studies of PROs in practice  ... more...

  • Essential Practice for Healthcare Assistantsby Angela Grainger

    Andrews UK 2015; US$ 34.49

    This book is specifically aimed at healthcare assistants, and is a comprehensive text covering all aspects of care of the patient.It is written by healthcare assistants and cover the a wide range of topics:* Safety issues* Basic patient and residential care* Special care* Mental health* Learning disabilities* Paediatrics* Women and maternity* Men's... more...

  • A Patient-Centered Approach for the Chronically-Illby Irene S. Switankowsky

    UPA 2015; US$ 24.99

    A Patient-Centered Approach to the Chronically-Ill addresses the unique needs of chronically-ill patients and the challenges they present for medical doctors. This book features four principles of the patient-centered approach that can be used by physicians in treating chronically-ill patients. more...