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  1. 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 May 31st 2001 by CRC Press

  2. 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 4th 1998 by CRC Press

  3. 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 15th 1998 by CRC Press

  4. 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 27th 1997 by CRC Press

  5. 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 13th 1997 by Taylor & Francis

  6. 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 11th 1996 by Routledge

  7. 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 14th 1995 by CRC Press

  8. Health Workers and Aids

    By Lydia Bennett

    Published April 30th 1995 by CRC Press

  9. Modern Transfusion Medicine

    By Derwood Pamphilon

    Modern Transfusion Medicine is an ideal source of easy reading and reference for those who require succinct, up-to-date information on the practicalities of transfusion medicine. It examines the collection, preparation, clinical uses, and adverse effects of blood and its components. Written by...

    Published February 20th 1995 by CRC Press

  10. The Genetics of Obesity

    By Claude Bouchard

    This book provides a comprehensive compilation of the evidence available regarding the role of genetic differences in the etiology of human obesities and their health and metabolic implications. It also identifies the most promising research areas, methods, and strategies for use in future efforts...

    Published March 27th 1994 by CRC Press