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  • Prävention von Erschöpfung in der Arbeitsweltby Ingrid Pirker-Binder

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 29.67

    Das Buch beschreibt Ursachen und Methoden zur Vorbeugung von Erschöpfungszuständen im beruflichen Kontext. Dabei spannt es den Bogen von den humanen Ressourcen in wirtschaftlichen Unternehmen bis hin zur Prävention von Erschöpfung und Erhalt der Lebensenergie des einzelnen arbeitenden Menschen mit einem Ausblick auf neueste Anwendungen aus Biofeedback-,... more...

  • Overcoming Multiple Sclerosisby George Jelinek

    Allen & Unwin 2016; US$ 22.27

    A practical guide to the successful Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis recovery program for people with MS and their doctors. Thousands of people with MS around the world are now following this preventive medicine approach and living healthy, active lives. more...

  • The Objective Monitoring of Physical Activity: Contributions of Accelerometry to Epidemiology, Exercise Science and Rehabilitationby Roy J. Shephard; Catrine Tudor-Locke

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 176.62

    This book examines the new knowledge that has been gained from the objective monitoring of habitual physical activity by means of pedometers and accelerometers. It reviews current advances in the technology of activity monitoring and details advantages of objective monitors relative to physical activity questionnaires. It points to continuing gaps... more...

  • Alergias y asma. Diferentes tipos de alergias y cómo combatirlas eficazmenteby Simone Wesner

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2016; US$ 3.99

    ¿Cuáles son las alergias más frecuentes? El asma puede adoptar diversas formas que van desdela enfermedad benigna hasta el problema respiratorio grave. ¿Cómo debemos enfrentarnos a ellas? El asmático y quienes le rodean deben saber reaccionar adecuadamente. Este libro le informa sobre los medios preventivosy terapéuticos, y le ofrece valiosos consejos... more...

  • Cancer and Chronic Conditionsby Bogda Koczwara

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 223.73

    This book addresses the growing problem of multimorbidity in cancer patients and survivors with the focus on how to best integrate the effective cancer care with the care of multiple chronic conditions. As cancer is more prevalent in older individuals, many patients with cancer also suffer from other chronic conditions that impact on the uptake, tolerance... more...

  • Formative Research in Social Marketingby Krzysztof Kubacki; Sharyn Rundle-Thiele

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 117.75

    This book brings together the state of the art and current debates in the field of formative research, and examines many of the innovative methods largely overlooked in the available literature. This book will help social marketing to move beyond surveys and focus groups. The book addresses the needs of social marketing academics and practitioners... more...

  • Segmentation in Social Marketingby Timo Dietrich; Sharyn Rundle-Thiele; Krzysztof Kubacki

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 117.75

    This book brings together current innovative methods and approaches to segmentation and outlines why segmentation is needed to support more effective social marketing program design. It presents a variety of segmentation approaches alongside case studies of their application in various social marketing contexts.  The book extends the use of... more...

  • Achieving Respiratory Health Equalityby Juan Carlos Celedón

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 94.19

    Including comprehensive coverage of health disparities commonly encountered in pediatric and adult pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine, Achieving Respiratory Health Equality in the United States provides a definitive reference on this prominent issue. Expert authors explore questions such as:  * What is the evidence... more...

  • The Physiology of Exercise in Spinal Cord Injuryby J. Andrew Taylor

    Springer US 2016; US$ 176.62

    Every year, around the world, between 250,000 and 500,000 people suffer a spinal cord injury (SCI). Those with an SCI are two to five times more likely to die prematurely than people without a spinal cord injury, with worse survival rates in low- and middle-income countries. Dynamic aerobic requires integrated physiologic responses across the musculoskeletal,... more...

  • Nutrition in Lifestyle Medicineby James M. Rippe

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.52

    This newest addition to the Nutrition and Health series focuses on nutrition’s key role in lifestyle interventions to prevent and manage diseases. The book pays particular attention to nutritional considerations related to obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Edited by cardiologist, Dr. James Rippe, a well-known expert in the nascent specialty... more...