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  • MedRevolutionby Boris Bogdan

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2018; US$ 14.33

    In naher Zukunft regiert der Roboter im OP, erscheint der Patient im Double als Hologramm, kommen Ersatzorgane aus dem Drucker, überwachen Gesundheits-Apps Gesunde wie Kranke, werden Nanokapseln als Medizin durch den Körper geschleust - was sich wie Fiction anhört, steht unmittelbar vor der Realisierung. Vieles davon ist bereits möglich, wartet... more...

  • Information Governance for Healthcare Professionalsby Robert F. Smallwood

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 51.00

    Like other critical organizational assets, information is a strategic asset that requires high level of oversight in order to be able to effectively use it for organizational decision-making, performance improvement, cost management, and risk mitigation. Adopting an information governance program shows a healthcare organization’s commitment to... more...

  • Lean Design in Healthcareby Adam Ward

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 51.00

    This book gives the reader an inside look at creating a new healthcare service using practical examples and scenarios one would face if doing it themselves. This book chronicles the journey of a fictitious healthcare delivery organization using the Simpler Design System principles based on Lean methodologies. While the characters and actual story... more...

  • Health Informatics on FHIR: How HL7's New API is Transforming Healthcareby Mark L. Braunstein

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 53.43

    This textbook begins with an introduction to the US healthcare delivery system, its many systemic challenges and the prior efforts to develop and deploy informatics tools to help overcome those problems. It goes on to discuss health informatics from an historical perspective, its current state and its likely future state now that electronic health... more...

  • Health Care in the Next Curveby John Abendshien

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 51.00

    Healthcare in the U.S. is a critical juncture. We face a sharp upward rise in the number of people with chronic diseases and disabilities. As demands on our current health system grow, so will costs. But as a society we are approaching the upper limit of how much we are willing (or able) to spend on health care. Health care policy makers know this.... more...

  • Social & Public Policy of Alzheimer's Disease in the United Statesby Robert H. Blank

    Springer Singapore 2018; US$ 53.43

    This book focuses on the public policy and political dimensions of Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias (AD/D) in the United States, with coverage of the global dimensions and relevant examples from other countries. Starting off with a discussion on the characteristics of AD/D and competing theories of their causes, their human and financial costs,... more...

  • Writing High-Quality Medical Publicationsby Stephen W Gutkin

    CRC Press 2018; US$ 49.73

    The imperative to "publish and not perish" has never been more compelling. Yet millions of manuscripts are prepared each year without a clear path to publication by a peer-reviewed medical journal. Enter "The Gutkin Manual ." Drawing from the author's distinguished, nearly 30-year career, this comprehensive and supportive guide helps to get your... more...

  • Sport- und Gesundheitstourismus 2030by Pamela Heise; Michaela Axt-Gadermann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2018; US$ 28.65

    Dieses Fachbuch fokussiert auf das sport- und gesundheitstouristische Nachfrageverhalten der "Generation plus". Einer Konsumentengruppe in ihrer zweiten Lebenshälfte, die mit einer großen Neugier in Bezug auf sich selbst und die Welt und einem Plus an Interessen, Anspruch und Kaufkraft ausgestattet ist.  Durch die sich wandelnden soziodemographischen,... more...

  • Global Applications of Culturally Competent Health Care: Guidelines for Practiceby Marilyn "Marty" Douglas; Dula Pacquiao; Larry Purnell

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 60.25

    This book is unique in its global approach to applying the Guidelines for Culturally Competent Nursing Practice that were recently endorsed by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) and distributed to all of its 130 national nursing associations. The purpose of this book is to illustrate how these guidelines can be put into clinical... more...

  • Nichtwissen stört mich (nicht)by Maximiliane Wilkesmann; Stephanie Steden

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2018; US$ 33.43

    In der Professionsforschung und in der Organisationsforschung dient Wissen stets als positives Differenzierungsmerkmal zur Charakterisierung der dort tätigen Akteure. Doch wie gehen Expertinnen und Experten damit um, wenn sie nicht weiter wissen? Die medizinische und pflegerische Praxis zeigt, dass (semi-)professionelles Handeln immer wieder an Wissensgrenzen... more...