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  1. The New Genetics and The Public's Health

    By Robin Bunton, Alan Petersen

    The rapid advancement of genetic science, fuelled by the Human Genome Project and other related initiatives, promises a new kind of public health practice based on the pre-detection of disease according to calculations of genetic risk. This book by two well-known sociologists: * explores the...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Dreisbach's Handbook of Poisoning

    Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment, Thirteenth Edition

    Edited by Bev-Lorraine True, Robert H. Dreisbach

    Now in its thirteenth edition, Dreisbach's Handbook of Poisoning is long established as the definitive handbook of poisoning for all physicians, nurses, crisis and hotline workers, paramedics, and students. Rapid response is critical during the initial management of poison cases. This...

    Published November 29th 2001 by CRC Press

  3. Alcohol in Health and Disease

    By Dharam Agarwal, Helmut K. Seitz

    This volume, based on presentations from the symposium on the health effects of alcohol held in Titisee, Germany, examines the physical and psychological consequences of alcohol use and abuse, and considers environmental and ethnic factors that lead to addiction and dependence. Discusses...

    Published June 1st 2001 by CRC Press

  4. HIV/AIDS Internet Information Sources and Resources

    By Jeffrey Huber

    HIV and AIDS information on the Internet can be very overwhelming. HIV/AIDS Internet Information Sources and Resources organizes the information on the Internet about HIV and AIDS so you don?t have to. Don?t allow access to the most up-to-date HIV and AIDS-related Web sites be an impossible...

    Published August 5th 1998 by CRC Press

  5. The Control of Drugs and Drug Users

    Reason or Reaction?

    By Ross Coomber

    Informed debate on how, why, or even if, drugs and those that use them should be controlled needs an insight into the background of such controls, how effective they have been and what reasonable alternatives there may be. This book seeks to provide such an insight. Reviewing important aspects of...

    Published January 16th 1998 by CRC Press

  6. Ethical Issues in Community Health Care

    By Ruth Chadwick, Mairi Levitt

    Despite the recent increased emphasis on ethics in health care, the subject of community health care is rarely specifically addressed. Yet it is in the community that many ethical issues arise, both in the particular practice situation and in the wider social issues connected with changes in...

    Published November 28th 1997 by CRC Press

  7. AIDS as a Gender Issue

    Psychosocial Perspectives

    Edited by Lydia Bennett, Catherine Hankins, Lorraine Sherr

    Series: Social Aspects of AIDS

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 14th 1997 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Unhealthy Societies

    The Afflictions of Inequality

    By Richard G. Wilkinson

    Among the developed countries it is not the richest societies which have the best health, but those which have the smallest income differences between rich and poor. Inequality and relative poverty have absolute effects: they increase death rates. But why? How can smaller income differences raise...

    Published September 12th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Diagnostic Ultrastructural Pathology, Volume II

    A Text-Atlas of Case Studies Emphasizing Respiratory and Nervous Systems

    By Ann M. Dvorak, Rita A. Monahan-Earley

    Diagnostic Ultrastructural Pathology, Volumes II and III, presents individual problem-based cases in a well-illustrated format, using numerous electron micrographs to convey appropriate and necessary visual information for the diagnosis of human disease. The format facilitates the teaching of the...

    Published May 15th 1995 by CRC Press

  10. Health Workers and Aids

    By Lydia Bennett

    Published May 1st 1995 by CRC Press