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  • Spiritual Caregivingby Verna Benner Carson; Harold G. Koenig

    Templeton Press 2008; US$ 9.99

    With today's cumbersome insurance procedures, government regulations, endless paperwork, and concerns about malpractice rates, many health care professionals are asking: "Why am I doing this? Am I making a difference to my patients? Is there a better way—and if so, what is it?" In this book, Carson and Koenig examine the state of the health care... more...

  • The Lonely Patientby Michael Stein

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 9.14

    When someone is diagnosed with a serious illness, he or she is taking the first step on a challenging and confusing journey. For many, it is as if they are traveling alone to someplace entirely new, with only faded directions back to their old lives. Often, even their loved ones can only guess at what they must be experiencing. Michael Stein, M.D.,... more...

  • Take As Directedby Neil MacKinnon; Rhonda Church

    ECW Press 2010; US$ 13.95

    ?Take As Directed gives Canadians a much-needed guidebook to safely navigate our encounters with health-care providers and optimize the management of our own health. In recent years, evidence indicating that our health-care system can be made safer has emerged. Here, a family physician and a pharmacy professor discuss the role each of us can play in... more...

  • The Woman Who Swallowed Her Catby Rob Myers

    ECW Press 2011; US$ 10.95

    Join Dr. Myers in his quest for unusual case studies as he unravels medical mysteries.• Depressed and lonely, a man decides that pills and alcohol are too gentle an exit. How did he end up in the driver’s seat without his head?• Drunken neighbours decide that beautifying the hedges on their property can be easily accomplished without hedge clippers.... more...

  • The Compassionate Practitionerby Jane Wood

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2014; US$ 24.95

    This handbook for alternative practitioners is full of practical advice about creating a thriving practice. It explores the practitioner-patient relationship at every stage of the consultation process to demonstrate how to establish trust and loyalty and meet patients' emotional needs so they continue to return. more...

  • So It's Cancer: Now What?by Ranjana Srivastava

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; US$ 12.68

    So It's Cancer: Now What? is a guide to what to do when you receive a diagnosis of cancer, by medical oncologist and award-winning author Ranjana Srivastava. 'You have cancer.' These three small words have the power to dramatically change the rest of your life. The words can set in motion a chain of events that render you - the patient - passenger,... more...

  • After Cancerby Ranjana Srivistava

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 4.21

    As medical care improves, Australians are surviving cancer in increasing numbers. But there is little information about life post-treatment - what are some common themes and long-term side effects that people can expect to encounter? With warmth and vigour, After Cancer demystifies the aftermath of treatment, delving into what survivorship really... more...

  • Ferri's Netter Patient Advisor E-Bookby Fred F. Ferri

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2012; US$ 89.99

    Beautifully illustrated, the new edition of Ferri's Netter Patient Advisor, by Fred F. Ferri, MD, FACP, helps patients to understand what their illness is and to comply with recommended treatment. Designed with the end user in mind, it features over 725 printable, succinct, and highly visual patient education handouts (500 of which are in the printed... more...

  • Goutby Nicola Dalbeth; Lisa Stamp; Tony Merriman

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 33.99

    Part of the Oxford Rheumatology Library series, Gout provides an up-to-date summary of the pathogenesis, clinical features, and treatment approaches to this condition. The focus is on key aspects of the biology of the disease, relevant diagnostic tools, and principles of gout management. more...

  • Medical Philosophyby David Låg Tomasi

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 45.99

    This innovative book clarifies the distinction between philosophy of medicine and medical philosophy, expanding the focus from the knowing that’ of the first to the knowing how’ of the latter. The idea of patient and provider self-discovery becomes the method and strategy at the basis of therapeutic treatment. It develops the concept of Central Medicine’,... more...