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Your Life in My Hands: A Junior Doctor's Story

Hardback, 13/07/2017, £16.99
How does it feel to be spat out of medical school into a world of pain, loss and trauma that you feel wholly ill-equipped to handle?

ICU/ER Facts made incredibly quick

01/04/2010, £22.50
Suitable for nurses in the emergency department or critical care unit, this pocket-sized book of clinical tools provides access to essential information ICU/ER nurses need. It covers: abnormal assessment findings; laboratory values, including critical values; complications of diseases and procedures; and, IV infusion rates.

Trust Me, I'm a (junior) Doctor

Paperback, 01/07/2008, £9.99
In the vein of the best 'blog books' - the real life story of a hapless junior doctor, based on his columns written anonymously for the Telegraph

Oxford Handbook of Genetics

29/10/2009, £32.99
This handbook provides accessible information on specific genetic diseases, and possible genetic components of major diseases, for the primary health care team and junior doctor in training. It assists with why, when, and where to refer patients, and affected families, to get the best advice about genetic disease.

Oxford Handbook of Oncology 2ed

20/05/2010, £34.99
This practical guide to clinical consultation in oncology has been extensively revised and updated. It reflects recent advances in oncology with particular emphasis on new therapies. Covering the scientific basis as well as diagnosis, it includes updates on drugs, childhood cancers in adults, and the psychosocial aspects of cancer.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties 9ed

Paperback, 31/01/2013, £29.99
Twelve books in one, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties is the ultimate companion to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine. This new edition has been fully updated to provide all the relevant knowledge needed in modern clinical practice, and maintains its unique patient-centred outlook on medicine.

Churchill's Pocket Book of Anaesthesia

Paperback, 08/12/2006, £25.99
Aiming to provide on-the-job reference, this pocketbook of anaesthesia is designed for trainees at the beginning of their career in the specialty.

Churchill's Pocketbook of Intensive Care 2ed

Paperback, 08/06/2004, £25.99
Topics covered in this pocketbook include: patients difficult to sedate, patients who will not wake up, poor oxygenation, increasing airway pressures, and problems in the brain-injured patient.

Nurse's Pocket Drug Guide

Paperback, 01/02/2011, £10.99
A pocket guide that provides registered nurses with essential information on the selection and administration of 1000 commonly used medications.

This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

Paperback, 19/04/2018, £8.99
The often hilarious, at times horrifying and occasionally heartbreaking diaries of a former junior doctor, and the story of why he decided to hang up his stethoscope.

Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

Paperback, 17/05/2018, £8.99
The Sunday Times No.1 bestselling new memoir from the brain surgeon and author of DO NO HARM

Also Human: The Inner Lives of Doctors

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £9.99
Read it and weep.' SUSIE ORBACH'Haunting, beautiful and urgent.' JOHANN HARI'At the heart of this book is the problem of how emotional resilience can be identified in prospective doctors and strengthened in practising doctors.

Natural Causes: Life, Death and the Illusion of Control

Paperback, 04/04/2019, £9.99
The seminal thinker offers a new understanding of our bodies, our selves and our powerlessness in controlling either.

Critical: Science and stories from the brink of human life

Hardback, 30/05/2019, £16.99
A moving medical memoir written by intensive care doctor Dr. Matt Morgan.

Understanding and Responding to Self-Harm: The One Stop Guide: Practical Advice for Anybody Affected by Self-Harm

Paperback, 06/06/2019, £9.99
A clear, warm, and practical guide to counter the sense of fear and isolation that surrounds self-harm.

Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain Syndrome: How to manage this painful condition and improve the quality of your life

Paperback, 21/08/2014, £9.99
This book delivers a high level of understanding and practical advice to the lay reader.

Nursing & Health Survival Guide: Dental Nursing

Paperback, 22/03/2012, £8.99
The dental workplace is always busy, whether in a dental surgery or a dental department in a hospital. This pocket-size reference book puts all the vital facts and information at your fingertips!

Patient Consent

Paperback, 06/11/2013, £8.99

Research Skills

Paperback, 25/04/2013, £8.99
Do you need to conduct or understand research to support your studies or evidence-based practice in healthcare? Ensure that you have all the research tools at your finger tips with this quick reference guide covering both quantitative and qualitative research.

What Could Possibly Go Wrong?: The Highs and Lows of an Air Ambulance Doctor

Paperback, 03/10/2019, £12.99
'During open-chest resuscitations, I've held a non-beating, recently stilled human heart in my hands. And, should you ever get to hold one, you will find the human heart to be rubbery and shockingly light.'What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Communication Skills: For Nursing and Healthcare Students

Paperback, 15/09/2019, £15.99
Communication Skills is an accessible textbook for nursing and healthcare students seeking to understand the concept of communication and to develop their communication skills.

War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

Paperback, 09/01/2020, £9.99
The gripping true story of a front-line trauma surgeon in the world's most dangerous war zones.

Dear NHS: 100 Stories to Say Thank You, Edited by Adam Kay

Hardback, 09/07/2020, £16.99
Great writers, artists, entertainers and thinkers talk about their experiences of the NHS and explore what it means to them in this unique collection curated and edited by Adam Kay, with all profits going to NHS Charities Together and The Lullaby Trust.

Effective Communication for Health Professionals 2ed

Paperback, 09/11/2019, £56.99

Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology 4ed

Paperback, 10/05/1983, £36.99
This updated edition of the Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology builds on the strengths of the previous editions, providing detailed information on rheumatological diseases and conditions, including a new and improved section on paediatric rheumatology.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics 2ed

Paperback, 25/06/2020, £32.99
This new edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics provides doctors and medical students with a clear and concise explanation of statistical methods. It is an accessible and thorough account of a complex subject, and the previous edition has been described by readers as a 'statistical Bible'.

Oxford Handbook of Genitourinary Medicine, HIV and Sexual Health 3ed

Paperback, 29/12/2018, £34.99
This comprehensive yet concise Handbook covers all aspects of sexual health, contraception and HIV medicine. All content has been updated from the second edition, with some additional chapters to reflect changes in the socio-political climate, clinical practice, and evidence-based medicine.

Oxford Handbook of Opthalmology 4ed

Paperback, 07/06/2018, £38.99
This handbook offers a systematic summary of ophthalmic disease directed towards diagnosis, interim assessment and ongoing management. Now including an extensive online image bank the fourth edition provides rapid access to the information when it is needed, whether in the clinic, theatre or on the ward.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy 3ed

Paperback, 27/06/2017, £36.99
Complementing the guidelines in the British National Formulary, this new edition remains the indispensable guide to clinical pharmacy providing all the information needed for practising and student pharmacists.

Labours of Love: The Crisis of Care

Hardback, 01/10/2020, £20.00
An authoritative and deeply reflective investigation into the crisis of care in the UK, with a clarion call for change, from the award-winning author and journalist.

A Wilder Life: Journey of an Adventuring Doctor

Paperback, 04/03/2021, £9.99
A doctor follows her calling to practise medicine in wild, remote places.

Safeguarding Adults in Nursing Practice

Paperback, 03/02/2017, £25.99
A clear and accessible introduction to safeguarding adults in nursing practice with a range of clients and across different settings.

Psychology and Sociology in Nursing

Paperback, 07/05/2019, £23.99
This book explores sociology and psychology relevant to nursing and explains why it is so important to understand these disciplines in order to provide holistic, person-centred care. This third edition has been updated according to the latest NMC standards and requirements.

Diversity and Cultural Awareness in Nursing Practice

Paperback, 29/01/2020, £21.99
It is vital that nurses providing person-centred care understand how culture and diversity affect patients' experience of health care. This book provides the knowledge, awareness and skills, ensuring that nursing students are able to communicate effectively with people from across the social spectrum.

Introduction to Nursing for First Year Students

Paperback, 29/11/2019, £22.99
Covering all the skills, theory and knowledge that students will need to know in order to succeed, this book is packed full of information relating to the core modules and key topics taught in the first year of a nursing degree.

How to Succeed on Nursing Placements

Paperback, 20/02/2020, £20.99
Covering the what, why and how in easily accessible language, this book explores the common challenges faced by nursing students on placement and gives practical advice on how to overcome them. Updated to the latest NMC standards and written by a team of experienced lecturers and nurses.

Understanding Ethics for Nursing Students

Paperback, 23/04/2020, £22.99
Ethics can impact the decisions nurses make in their day-to-day work, so it's important that students develop their understanding of ethical frameworks as preparation for future practice. In this book, the author explains ethical ideas, theories and concepts in simple to understand terms, focussing on real-life nursing situations that makes it easy to apply these principles to your practice.

Understanding Anatomy and Physiology in Nursing

Paperback, 04/06/2020, £19.99
Covers all the key aspects of anatomy and physiology that nursing students need to know in short, concise and easily accessible chapters. Whilst using case study scenarios commonly encountered by nurses in clinical practice, to help students to apply this anatomy and physiology knowledge to their everyday working life.

Clinical Judgement and Decision Making in Nursing

Paperback, 24/03/2020, £22.99
It is essential that students develop sound decision-making skills in order to deal with the challenges they will encounter as registered nurses. This book enables pre-registration nursing students to understand, develop and apply these skills in order to practise safely and effectively.

Law and Professional Issues in Nursing

Paperback, 28/02/2020, £25.99
Provides nurses of all levels with a crash course in law, helping them to better understand the legal obligations they face, and leaving them better prepared for safe and effective practice.

Patient Assessment and Care Planning in Nursing 3ed

Paperback, 20/02/2020, £21.99
This book introduces readers to the assessment process, enabling them to identify patient problems in order for solutions to be planned and implemented.

Health Promotion for Nursing Students

Paperback, 30/04/2020, £19.99
With all content mapped the new NMC standards (2018) this book helps students to understand the underlying theory behind health promotion and the different considerations for working with individuals, families and diverse communities. It also shows the practical skills students will need in order to promote health and well-being effectively in their daily practice.

Labours of Love: The Crisis of Care

Paperback, 06/05/2021, £9.99
An authoritative and deeply reflective investigation into the crisis of care in the UK, with a clarion call for change, from the award-winning author and journalist.

Oxford Handbook of Women's Health Nursing 2ed

Paperback, 01/10/2021, £28.99
Written with a focus on multi-disciplinary integrated care systems and a greater emphasis on prevention and patient autonomy, this title incorporates the most recent evidence-based guidelines and developments in nursing roles and contraceptive methods. An invaluable guide to women's health nursing.

Foundations of Health and Social Care

Paperback, 20/07/2007, £41.99
Written for students in health and social care, this book offers material on contexts, knowledge bases, skills and practices across the care spectrum. It deals with work carried out by those involved in treatment and therapy as well as advocacy and management, and employs an integrated approach to developing care that is grounded in research.
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