Browsing posts tagged: Health Care Issues
Overcoming Insomnia

In Overcoming Insomnia, Ray Comfort a former insomnia sufferer gives common sense and spiritual help for a problem that plagues a large segment of our society. Overcoming Insomnia is not a clinical book. It is practical and spiritual. The author has suffered from insomnia and is not just a person describing it from a medical […]

Before Your Time

HAS „THE CHANGE“ COME TOO SOON ? DON’ T WORRY, YOU’RE NOT ALONE! Every year more than two million women enter early menopause and find themselves suddenly dealing with a host of unforeseen (and little discussed) issues. In Before Your Time, Evelina Weidman Sterling and Angie Best-Boss provide expert advice and answer all your questions, […]

After the Diagnosis

After the Diagnosis is a heartfelt and moving lesson on the art of living well through serious illness. Dr. Julian Seifter understands the difficulty of managing a chronic condition in our health-obsessed, take-life-by-the-horns, live-forever world. When he found out he was suffering from diabetes, he was an ambitious medical resident who thought he could run […]

UK Healthcare – Clinical Governance

Clinical governance was introduced in 1997 as a comprehensive framework to improve healthcare quality in the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK. Use this briefing to find out how the framework is actually working in practice.

Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2006

El Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2006 – Colaboremos por la salud presenta una evaluación realizada por expertos de la actual crisis del personal sanitario mundial, así como un ambicioso conjunto de propuestas para hacer frente a ese problema durante los próximos diez años, empezando a actuar de inmediato.Esa crisis constituye una severa […]

Clinical Risk Management

The aim of this book is to reduce the risks of medical treatment and enhance the safety of patients in all areas of healthcare. The first section discusses human error, the incidence of harm to patients, and the development or risk management. Chapters in the second section discuss the reduction of risk in clinical practice […]

El libro de las hierbas medicinales

El ser humano puede vivir en verdadera armonía con la naturaleza y, siempre que la conozca y la respete, en ella puede hallar muchos remedios para gozar de una vida larga y sana. Aquí encontrará una guía completa e ilustrada con centenares de imágenes procedentes de antiguos herbarios para aprender a reconocer las plantas medicinales, […]

Promoting Health in Aotearoa NZ

Promoting Health in Aotearoa New Zealand is the first comprehensive text on health promotion in New Zealand. Primarily written for students, practitioners and policy makers in the health sector, it will be of interest also to those promoting health in Maori, Pacific Island and other NGOs and to those in government agencies. This book will […]

Managing to Nurse

How does the contemporary restructuring of health care affect nursing practice? Increasingly since the 1970s, and more intensively under recent reforms, Canadian health care is the focus of information-supported, professionally based management. In Managing to Nurse, Janet M. Rankin and Marie L. Campbell probe the operation of this new form of hospital and its effect […]