European Public Health Conference 2019
We're attending EUPHA19 from the 20th - 23rd November! Explore some of our titles below, available to buy at the booth with a conference discount.
Practising Public Health connects the work of nineteenth century public health giants to that of today's twenty first century pioneers, taking time to reflect over, dissect and highlight the events, decisions and people involved in its development. With case studies and storytelling, this book is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate public health courses worldwide.
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Human: Solving the Global Workforce Crisis in Healthcare, calls for a reframing of the global debate about health and national wealth, and invites us to deal with this problem in new and adaptive ways that drive economic and human prosperity. Harnessing technology, it asks us to reimagine new models of care and levels of workforce agility.
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The 'bible' of occupational health, Fitness for Work is the most in-depth and comprehensive resource available on the relationship between ill health and employment. The specialist advice given covers health hazards in the work place, fitness for work, and rehabilitation after illness or injury.
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Fully revised and updated, this fourth edition of Oxford's Textbook of Global Health offers a critical examination of societal factors that shape health within and across countries, including how health inequities create consequences that must be addressed by public health, international aid, and social and economic policy-making.
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A Practical Guide to Using Qualitative Research with Randomized Controlled Trials is ideal for researchers who are leading, undertaking, or planning to use qualitative research with RCTs. With its detailed explanations and inspiring examples, this book is useful for postgraduate students wishing to conduct qualitative research in the context of an RCT.
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Tutorial Topics in Infection for the Combined Infection Training Programme is the first book covering the complete CIT curriculum. Following the format of the CIT certificate examination, each chapter ends with three single best answer multiple choice questions accompanied by in-depth discussions. This extensive content helps students appreciate the breadth of knowledge required.
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Johan P. Mackenbach
Offering a truly multidisciplinary perspective and an accessible writing style, Health Inequalities is an indispensable resource for health researchers, professionals, and policy-makers, as well as for social scientists interested in inequality.
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Setting up Community Health and Development Programmes in Low and Middle Income Settings illustrates how to start, develop, and maintain a health care programme in poor areas across the world. The focus is on the community, and how people can work together to improve health through sanitation, storage of food, fresh water, and more.
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The Manual of Infection Prevention and Control is a fully illustrated, evidence-based guide for doctors, nurses, and public health physicians working to prevent the spreading of infectious diseases - most particularly healthcare associated infections. It is also a valuable reference for environmental health officers, health educators, practice managers in GP surgeries, and health service managers.
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Oxford Textbook of Global Health of Women, Newborns, Children, and Adolescents (Oxford Textbooks in Public Health)
Divided into eight sections and following the life course, the Oxford Textbook of Global Health of Women, Newborns, Children, and Adolescents has a clear structure, helpful illustrations, and study questions in each chapter. Easy to use, it is the ideal textbook for students and practitioners in health care or global health.
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Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts
Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts highlights the problems, challenges, and opportunities we face when using patient perspectives in practice and research, presented in a clear format to provide readers with a comprehensive overview of this field.
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Alan J. Silman
Epidemiological Studies: A Practical Guide focuses on the practical challenges of epidemiological data collection. Essential topics, such as how to choose the population to study, how to maximise participation and retention, and how to frame questions so that subjects provide the information required, are the core of the material presented.
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For both seasoned professionals and newer generations of students and researchers, this fourth edition of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention remains the authority in the field — a work of distinction that every lab, library, student, professional, or researcher should have close at hand.
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Dying at the Margins: Reflections on Justice and Healing for Inner-City Poor gives voice to the most vulnerable and disempowered population-the urban dying poor- and connects them to the voices of leaders in end-of-life-care. Chapters written by these experts in the field discuss the issues that challenge patients and their loved ones, as well as offering insights into how to improve the quality of their lives.
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