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Robbins Basic Pathology 10ed

Hardback, 28/03/2017, £57.99
£47.99

Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease

Hardback, 14/07/2014, £89.99
£80.99

Understanding Pathophysiology 6ed

Paperback, 14/03/2016, £87.99
£72.99

Instant Notes in Immunology 2ed

Paperback, 18/12/2003, £20.00
£18.00
Detailing concise yet comprehensive coverage of immunology at an undergraduate level, this text provides easy access to the core information in the field. It covers all important areas in immunology in a format which should be ideal for learning and rapid revision.

Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists

Paperback, 21/07/2004, £30.99
£27.89
Provides resource on pathology and pathophysiology to helps students adapt their technique to ease pain and discomfort, promote healing, and avoid treatment when contraindicated. This book discusses 300 pathologies and conditions organized by the body system. It also covers sanitation procedures and hygiene.

Medical Microbiology

06/06/2007, £42.99
£38.69
Covers: microbial biology; infection and immunity; bacterial pathogens and associated diseases; viral pathogens and associated diseases; fungal pathogens and parasitic infections; and, diagnosis, treatment and control of infection.

How the Immune System Works

Paperback, 28/01/2003, £17.99
£16.19
Offers an introduction to the principles of the human immune system. This book includes: updates on the pathophysiology of immunology; more than 20 figures outlining key concepts; and, questions that help to simulate classroom discussion.

Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change

Hardback, 01/05/2018, £20.99
£18.89
Through stories about the struggles of Lyme victims, Pfeiffer shows that Lyme is the first in a new trend of epidemics linked to climate change.

Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing Students

Paperback, 18/05/2016, £20.99
£18.89
A user friendly book that breaks down a complex subject into clear and understandable chapters providing appropriate depth for busy nursing students. It integrates both pathology and pharmacology to help students understand the relationship between the two.

Safe and Clean Care

Paperback, 01/01/2009, £15.00
£13.50
Safe and Clean Care is the responsibility of all those working in Health and Social Care and this book will provide much-needed guidance on responsibility, accountability and good practice with respect to infection prevention and control.

Disease Management

7, 17/03/2005, £41.99
£37.79
Written specifically for case managers, this reference presents a practical integration of disease management and case management to ensure comprehensive coverage of these two rapidly evolving and expanding fields. It explains and clarifies these two areas with in-depth expert commentary that offers a fresh, contemporary approach.

Flesh and Bones of Immunology

Paperback, 28/12/2005, £19.99
£17.99
Presents an accessible account of immunology. This title covers all the key concepts med students need with no gaps. It can be used either as an introduction to a topic, or as a revision aid. It depicts difficult concepts using cartoon-strip illustrations, which enable rapid understanding and assimilation of information.

Clinical Immunology 2ed

Paperback, 10/03/2016, £30.99
£27.89
Clinical Immunology gives an insight into the function of the immune system, the front line of defence against pathological disease, and the diagnostic techniques used to identify associated malfunctions and disorders.

Disease and Medicine in World History

Paperback, 19/06/2003, £14.99
£13.49
This volume provides a concise introduction to the diverse ideas about disease and its treatment throughout the world. Drawing on case studies from ancient Egypt to 21st-century America and Europe, this survey discusses concepts of sickness and forms of treatment in different cultures.

Clinical Guide to Nutrition and Dietary Supplements In Disease Managem

Hardback, 05/02/2004, £36.99
£33.29
Provides a contemporary approach to the use of lifestyle, herbal, and nutritional interventions in health care. This book demonstrates the biological plausibility of using supplements in clinical care, and supports the scientific validity of such interventions by referring to clinical trials. It is useful to health professionals.

Master Medicine: Immunology

Paperback, 02/12/2005, £26.99
£24.29
Presents an integrated coverage of basic and clinical immunology.

Pathology 13ed (Pretest)

Paperback, 01/04/2010, £22.99
£20.69
The perfect way to assess knowledge for the USMLE Step 1 and pathology course exams, this review features 500 USMLE-format questions, answers, and concise but comprehensive explanations of both correct and incorrect answer options.

Microbiology & Infectious Diseases Flash Cards

01/06/2010, £26.99
£24.29
Helps you to review the essential concepts of microbiology. This title also helps you learn the medically important aspects of the subject and covers the basic and clinical aspects of bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, and infectious diseases. It teaches medical microbiology in the context of clinical cases.

Patient Safety research into practice

7, 01/11/2005, £24.99
£22.49
This book presents a research-based perspective on patient safety, drawing together the most recent ideas and thinking from researchers on how to research and understand patient safety issues, and how research findings are used to shape policy and practice.

Microbiology and Infection Prevention and Control for Nursing Students

Paperback, 12/02/2016, £21.99
£19.79
Provides a clear explanation of the science as well as the practical and clinical aspects of infection prevention and control; giving students a more robust knowledge base to better prepare them for taking on future leadership roles in this area.

Fundamental Aspects of Infectious Control

Paperback, 31/12/2010, £24.99
£22.49
Provides information on the fundamentals of infection prevention and control and its management in a health care setting. This title outlines the role of the medical consultant, consultant nurse / specialist infection control nurse, hospital matron, ward link nurse, ward sister, staff nurse, trust management.

Brain Storms: The Race to Unlock the Mysteries of Parkinson's

Hardback, 17/09/2015, £12.99
£11.69
Seven million people worldwide suffer from Parkinson's, with more men having the disease than women. Yet it remains an enigma, with doctors, researchers hunting for a cure. This title chronicles how scientists have laboured to crack the mystery of what was once called the 'shaking palsy', from the clinical descriptions to the neuroscience.

Ebola: The Natural and Human History

Paperback, 02/10/2014, £5.99
£5.39
In 1976 a deadly virus emerged from the Congo forest. As swiftly as it came, it disappeared, leaving no trace. The search is on to find Ebola's elusive host animal. And until we find it, Ebola will continue to strike. In this book, the author tells the story of Ebola, its past, present and its unknowable future.

Infection Control: Psychosocial Approach to Changing Practice

Paperback, 25/02/2009, £28.99
£26.09
Aims to challenge fundamentally the way health and social care professionals, supervisors and managers approach infection control and hygiene. This book reaches beyond a prescriptive approach to infection control behavior, examining the psychosocial forces that affect individual and group behaviors in practice.

Oxford Handbook of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology

Paperback, 15/12/2016, £34.99
£31.49
Takes an integrated approach to both infectious disease and microbiology. Referenced to national frameworks and current legislation, it covers the basic principles of bacteriology and virology, specific information on diseases and conditions, and material on 'hot topics' such as bioterrorism and preventative medicine.

Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine 4ed

Paperback, 30/01/2014, £32.99
£29.69
The new edition of this unique handbook continues to provide an accessible and comprehensive, signs-and-symptoms based source of information on medical problems commonly seen in the tropics. A practical guide to diagnosis and management for medical practitioners and students, it provides vital information at the reader's fingertips.

Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy

Paperback, 17/12/2011, £27.50
£24.75
Suitable for nursing students and those studying on other Allied Health Professional fields, this title covers the relevant areas of pathophysiology. It focuses on UK related conditions, and includes chapters on reproductive diseases and complaints, and on skin.

Infection & Immunity 4ed

Paperback, 24/01/2013, £35.99
£32.39
Gives a perfectly balanced overview of te field, describing the key infectious agents our bodies encounter and how our immune system responds to them. It also explains how diseases are spread and what measures we can take to control this spread, from vaccination to increasing public awareness.

Diseases

Paperback, 01/12/2000, £35.50
£31.95

Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States 8ed

Hardback, 01/10/2008, £49.00
£44.10
A text of pathophysiology that emphasizes 'concepts' of altered health states, as opposed to factual descriptions of diseases and disorders. It ensures a comprehension of the whole of body function and both the physical and psychological aspects of altered health.

Pathophysiology, Homeostasis and Nursing

Paperback, 18/09/2003, £22.99
£20.69
Nursing students quite often find it difficult to relate what they learn with respect to normal and abnormal physiology to patient care. In this useful text Roger Watson and Tonks Fawcett clearly explain the concept of homeostasis and the relevance of physiology to common disorders.

Ergonomics for Therapists

Hardback, 12/10/2007, £37.99
£34.19
An introduction to ergonomics in the workplace, this book explains the different ergonomic techniques and strategies and gives you the foundation you need to help clients maximize efficiency and prevent workplace injuries before they occur.

Epidemiology, nursing and healthcare

Paperback, 12/06/1996, £20.99
£18.89
This book explores epidemiology, its knowledge base, ideology and practice. Topics covered include: principles, concepts and research designs in epidemiology; the developing relationship between epidemiology and nursing; and a critical appraisal of disease, illness, sickness and health.

Schaum's Outline of Pathophysiology

Paperback, 01/09/2010, £16.99
£13.99
Includes comprehensive explanations of the various topics covered in pathophysiology courses designed for nursing students.

Sick Rose: or; Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

Hardback, 02/06/2014, £19.95
£17.96
Presents a visual tour through disease in an age before colour photography. This volume combines detailed illustrations of afflicted patients from some of the worlds rarest medical books, that forms a profoundly human reminder of mankinds struggle with disease. It features historic maps, pioneering charts and contemporary case notes.

Infection Control in Clinical Practice

7, 10/05/2006, £24.99
£22.49
Contains material on emerging pathogens, antimicrobial agents and resistance, and infection control guidance. This book provides a comprehensive guide to the principles and practice of infection control and prevention, and the basic elements of microbiology and epidemiology that underpin them.

Biology of Disease

Paperback, 26/10/2006, £31.99
£28.79
Aimed at undergraduate students intending to pursue a career in the medical support services, this book covers specific areas which include haematology, immunology, and microbiology, along with chapters on the major body systems, genetic diseases, ageing and cancer. It also contains examples and case studies of common diseases.

Pathophysiology : An Essential Text for the Allied Health Professions

Paperback, 30/08/2005, £32.99
£29.69
Examines physiology as it relates to the pathology of conditions encountered in the clinical environment. It provides coverage that includes information relevant to physical therapists and occupational therapists, that focuses on the knowledge and skills required for successful patient interaction and rehabilitation.

Pathophysiology made Incredibly Easy 4ed

Paperback, 01/02/2008, £24.50
£22.05
Presents pathophysiology information in an easy-to-understand, easy-to-remember, and practical manner. This title includes chapters that cover cancer, infection, immune disorders, genetics, blood, and disorders of each body system, highlighting pathophysiologic processes, signs and symptoms, diagnostic test findings, and other treatments.

Concepts of Health, Illness and Disease: A Comparative Perspective

Paperback, 03/10/1986, £23.99
£21.59
Both health care practitioners and health planners are beginning to recognize the importance of differences between lay and professional concepts of health and illness. The editors of this volume, having themselves worked in this field, have brought together writings by scholars from Britain, France, the United States, Germany and Poland.

Cell physiology of nerve and muscle

Paperback, 18/10/2002, £29.99
£26.99
* An all--new introduction to electrical signaling in the nervous system. * Expanded coverage of synaptic transmission and synaptic plasticity. * A quantitative overview of the electrical properties of cells. * New detailed illustrations. .

Veterinary Microbiology and Microbial Disease

Paperback, 14/10/2011, £66.99
£60.29
Microbiology is one of the core subjects for veterinary students, and since its first publication in 2002, Veterinary Microbiology and Microbial Disease has become an essential text for students of veterinary medicine.

Epidemiology and Prevention

7, 23/05/2013, £22.99
£20.69
This second edition of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention summarizes the natural history of the major disease groups, explaining and applying core epidemiological principles and practices with the help of case studies, questions, and references to the most important sources of information in the field.

Nurses! Test Yourself in Pathophysiology

Paperback, 01/04/2011, £14.99
£13.49
Helps nurses revise and prepare for their pathophysiology exams. This book covers a range of conditions common to nursing practice including pneumonia, diabetes, asthma, eczema and more. It includes chapters on: Integumentary system; Musculoskeletal system; Nervous system; Endocrine system; Urinary system; and, Reproductive system.

No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses

Hardback, 03/07/2012, £17.99
£15.29
The story of a microbiologist's remarkable career, from identifying the Ebola virus to pioneering AIDS research and policy.

Textbook of Influenza 2ed

Hardback, 13/09/2013, £145.00
£130.50
This comprehensive reference provides a complete historical and clinical background of influenza, describing all aspects of its development. It covers genetically modified vaccines and antiviral drugs, with a greater emphasis on laboratory diagnosis to take account of newer techniques, such as near patient tests.

Long Term Conditions: Challenges in Health & Social Care

Paperback, 17/11/2011, £24.99
£22.49
Mapping on to the increasing number of courses on long term conditions, this book will be valuable reading for students across the health, social care and nursing field.

Fundamentals of Infection Prevention and Control: Theory and Practice

Paperback, 10/09/2013, £24.99
£22.49
Reviews of first edition: This book tells every healthcare professional all they need to know about infection control A user-friendly, valuable source of knowledge on a subject that can be confusing and complicated.

 

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