Now in its fifth edition, this text remains the leading resource on diving medicine. The book is written specifically for general physicians wishing to advise their patients appropriately when a diving trip is planned. It is also suitable for doctors accompanying diving expeditions or when a doctor...
To Be Published June 29th 2015 by CRC Press
Science, Technology and Practical Applications
Seed inoculation is the practice of effectively introducing a high number of nitrogen-fixing bacteria (Rhizobium or Bradyrhizobium) on the surface of legume seeds prior to planting. The bacteria penetrates the root, resulting in the formation of root nodules that fix nitrogen from the air, and make...
To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Current research indicates that approximately 70% of all organizational change initiatives fail. This includes mergers and acquisitions, introductions of new technologies, and changes in business processes. Leadership is critical in initiating, driving and sustaining change to produce business...
Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge
Subtle Science, Exact Art
Technological advances in hardware and software provide powerful tools with the potential to design interfaces that are powerful and easy to use. Yet, the frustrations and convoluted "work-arounds" often encountered make it clear that there is substantial room for improvement. Drawn from more than...
Published March 8th 2011 by CRC Press
Partnering is the most effective way of tackling construction projects. This book explains how clients and construction firms using partnering can achieve ever higher levels of efficiency and certainty to provide world class buildings and infrastructure of all kinds.Detailed guidance about the...
Published June 25th 2006 by Routledge
Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport
Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport and health sciences. This book looks in detail at how children develop basic skills, such as walking and reaching for objects, and more complex skills such as throwing and catching a ball...
Published May 21st 2003 by Routledge
The contributors to this volume analyze the present state of the Russian economy and its future prospects - which now seem brighter than at any previous time in the country's history. The Russian economy is now showing positive GDP growth and a positive balance of payments, portending a trend of...
Published December 30th 2002 by Routledge
Information and Movement
Dynamic interceptive actions are those actions for which the body, or an implement, must be moved into the right place at the right time in order to accomplish a task. These actions are particularly prevalent in sport, for example reaching to catch a ball or running towards a target to make a...
Published May 22nd 2002 by Routledge
Pathobiology and Clinical Management
Series: Basic and Clinical Oncology
This reference provides a comprehensive overview of the latest research detailing the etiology, epidemiology, treatment, and detection of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)-identifying effective therapeutic regimens, adverse environmental and genetic factors, and efficient modalities of supportive...
Published May 20th 2002 by CRC Press
National and International Perspectives
This work challenges the notion that there is "one right way" to approach school leadership. Presenting key policies and approaches to organization and management of 14 school leaders from the UK and internationally, it seeks to reflect the diversity of approaches possible in given situations....
Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge