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HOW TO TREAT NICOTINE ADDICTION : (The Key To Quitting). A Practitioner's Guide

By: Sivyer, Dr Graham W.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Parkwood, Queensland, Australia, Author (Dr Graham W. Sivyer): 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006823

ISBN: 0646410369

Condition: Near Fine


viii, + 120pp., several colour plates, plus graphs and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves pristine. Pictorially-illustrated gloss wrapper very lightly splayed only. The author, a general practitioner based at the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, has a major medical interest in smoking cessation. In this informative book he explains some nicotine history, its effect on humans, and some strategies and tips on quitting . . . Contents include: Prelims., 6 chapters. Summary, Appendix. Tips, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will p... View more info

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DIAGNOSTICS : An A-To-Z Nursing Guide to Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures

By: Springhouse

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Springhouse: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008949

ISBN: 1582550751

Condition: Very Good +


x, + 979pp., b/white photographic illustrations, four-colour line-drawn diagrams, and figures, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, negligible bump at head. Leaves clean. Illustrated boards very good +. " . . . over 550 laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures; essential facts on every test and procedure; key diagnostic findings for scores of selected disorders; collection techniques for blood and urine samples; critical laboratory values and associated age-related changes in laboratory values . . . " Contents include: Contributors and Consultants, Foreword, Laboratory Tests a... View more info

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CABIN & FLIGHT CREW MEDICAL MANUAL. Parts One & Two (Bound as one). Issue 3

By: Staff Writers, British Airways Health Services

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Hounslow, Middlesex, United Kingdom, British Airways Health Services, Dept. Of Medical Training: 1995

Seller ID: 010451

Condition: Very Good


vii, + 121pp., plus v, + 35. Intext line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Text printed card wrapper mildly bumped and edgeworn. Textblock bumped on upper foredge corner, else unmarked. Third issue of the British Airways Cabin and Flight Crew Medical Manual, Part 1, consists of 9 chapters: aviation physiology, first aid, life-threatening emergencies, other medical emergencies, injuries, other medical problems, emergency childbirth, hygiene, crew health care and index. Part 2 consists of an Introduction, and 4 chapters: crew responsibilities, aircraft medical equipment and documentati... View more info

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FREEDOM FROM ASTHMA : Buteyko's Revolutionary Treatment

By: Stalmatski, Alexander, with McConville, Bridget

Price: $17.10

Publisher: London, Kyle Cathie Limited: 1997

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 007551

ISBN: 1856262685

Condition: Very Good


175pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Tiny ink spot to textblock edge of approx. 9 pages, otherwise leaves clean, with just a hint of browning to edges. Printed card wrapper softly creased on upper foredge corners, else nominally scuffed. A stand-alone title in the 'Hale Clinic Health Library' series. Dr Konstantin Buteyko's revolutionary theory suggests that the solution to the control of asthma lies in our breathing patterns. Most of us breathe too deeply, and all asthmatics have incorrect breathing patterns. His observations suggest that a higher proportion of carbon dioxide, traditionally... View more info

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ESSENTIAL PAEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY For Radiologists, Casualty Officers and Paediatricians

By: Steiner, G.M., et al

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Oxford and London, Blackwell Scientific Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006833

ISBN: 0632009578

Condition: Good+


xiii, + 246pp., intext halftone plates and line-drawings, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed boards mildly bumped and shelfworn. With a contributing chapter on radiation hazards by Alan Robinson, and a Foreword by C. Illingworth, contents of this 1983 publication include: Prelims., 12 chapters, viz: General Problems of the Young Skeleton, Skull, Spine, Upper Limb, Lower Limb, Thorax, Respiratory Tract, Heart, Gastrointestinal Tract, Genitourinary Tract, Paediatric Investigations, Radiation Hazards, Index, more. Book weight approx. 850g. View more info

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TWELVE EFFECTIVE WAYS TO HELP YOUR ADD/ADHD CHILD. Drug-Free Alternatives for Attention-Deficit Disorders

By: Stevens, Laura J.

Price: $15.20

Publisher: New York, Avery (Penguin Putnam): 2000

Edition: 9th Impression.

Seller ID: 012629

ISBN: 1583330399

Condition: Very Good


xix, + 264pp., intext tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn, short remainder stripe to lower front panel. Remainder stripe to foot of textblock, else leaves clean. The author brings twenty-five years of research to this guide for parents looking for answers. Her twelve recommendations are completely drug-free, and involve improving diet, eliminating allergens, and adding vitamin and mineral supplements . . . Contents include: Prelims., A Word about Gender, Introduction, three 'Parts', Conclusion, Appendices, Notes, Index. Book weight ap... View more info

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NO WRIGGLING IN MY COFFIN. (Signed Copy)

By: Stewart, Betty

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Cheltenham, Victoria, Self Published By Author: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 006396

Condition: Very Good +


ii, + 230pp., b/white portrait frontispiece, plus intext, candidly-illustrated happy-snaps throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. An inscription, signed ('Betty') and dated, written in a shaky hand, on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated gloss boards nominally bumped only. The recollections of a life spent mostly in medical service. As a young mother in the 1950s, she was stricken with polio, and while in hospital a small aeroplane crashed into the building, further threatening her life . . . An interesting narrative, told over 21 uncaptioned chapters, plus Epilogue.... View more info

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COULD IT BE HIV? The Clinical Recognition of HIV Infection

By: Stewart, Graeme (Edited by)

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Kingsgrove, NSW, Australia, Australian Medical Publishing Company: 1993

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 012638

ISBN: 0855570318

Condition: Very Good +


76pp., intext, b/white and colour-plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated limp wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. First published in the 'Medical Journal of Australia', March 1993. Primarily issued to the medical profession in Australia to assist in the clinical recognition of HIV infection. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 26 chapters. Index. Included loose: Two A4 sheets of publisher's information. Item weight approx. 270g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 4to - over 9¾"... View more info

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ALFRED HOSPITAL: Faces and Places. Volume II

By: The Alfred Heritage Committee (Compiled by)

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Prahran, VIC, Australia, The Alfred: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013384

ISBN: 0959650334

Condition: Very Good +


ix, + 542pp., intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Minimal soft reading creases on lightly bumped spine. Duo-tone, photographically-illustrated card wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. This stand-alone Volume 2 of the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, features biographies and photographs of staff currently (read 1999) working at the Alfred, as well as some who have recently (1999) retired. It also includes histories of some of the numerous specialty units, such as orthopaedic and psychiatry . . . Contents include: Prelims., Appreciation. Her... View more info

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SURVIVING MANIC DEPRESSION : A Manual on Bipolar Disorder for Patients, Families and Providers

By: Torrey, E. Fuller and Knable, Michael B.

Price: $20.90

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Basic Books: 2005

Edition: First Paperback.

Seller ID: 007117

ISBN: 0465086640

Condition: Very Good +


xxiv, + 397pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, soft reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper mildly scuffed only. " . . . provides detailed coverage of every aspect of the disorder - from understanding its causes and treatments to choosing doctors and managing relapses. This updated paperback edition includes a new introduction by the authors, Dr E. Fuller Torrey, author of 'Surviving Schizophenia' and Dr Michael B. Knable, Executive Director of the Stanley Medical Research Institute." Contents include: Prelims., 16 chapters, Appendix A-D, Notes, Index. Book weight a... View more info

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NATURAL CURES "They" Don't Want You to Know About

By: Trudeau, Kevin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Alliance Publishing Group: 2004

Edition: Updated Edition

Seller ID: 006265

ISBN: 0975599518

Condition: Near Fine


xv, + 572pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. A tiny spot to rear endpaper and pastedown, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally creased at head. Consumer advocate Kevin Trudeau lifts the lid on a nest of deception and double standards in the food and drug industry, and offers many alternative therapies, practices, philosophies and potential cures to help the reader regain health and vibrancy . . . Book weight approx. 980g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1K... View more info

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MORE NATURAL "CURES" REVEALED: Previously Censored Brand Name Products That Cure Disease

By: Trudeau, Kevin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Alliance Publishing Group: 2006

Edition: 6th Impression

Seller ID: 006278

ISBN: 0975599542

Condition: Near Fine


ix, + 358pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn, small soft crease at head. Consumer advocate Kevin Trudeau goes head-to-head against governments worldwide, and the international medical and pharmaceutical cartels, and reveals secret information about Big Pharma, the food industry, and some of the most well-to-do and powerful families, people and organisations in the world. Contents include 16 chapters. Book weight approx. 680g. View more info

COUNSELLING SKILLS FOR NURSES

By: Tschudin, Verena

Price: $12.35

Publisher: Eastbourne, East Sussex, England, Bailliere Tindall: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 004321

ISBN: 0702011789

Condition: Very Good


ix, + 164pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed, gloss card wrapper slightly edgeworn. " 'Counselling Skills For Nurses'.will help the nurse to handle the counselling relationship effectively and to recognize when it is appropriate to offer help." Covers What Is Counselling?, Patient and Illness, Empathy, Specific Issues, Essential Skills, Support, Ethical Issues, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

ELEMENTARY MATERIA MEDICA

By: Turner, T. E.

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, H. Hearne / Paragon Printers: 1926

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 001887

Condition: Good.


150pp. Unpaginated, b/white plate illustrations [A.J. Clyne] throughout. Book square, trivial fraying on corners, several splash spots on cloth. Tanned endpapers, three names on ffep, date on one page, otherwise leaves clean. No d/jacket. "The author was induced to prepare this work by the want of an elementary book on Materia Medica for use by the Prepartory Classes of College. Only drugs official in the 1914 B.P. are given." Only Organic Materia Medica substances are dealt with in this book. Book weight approx. 380gms. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g.... View more info

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TAKING CONTROL OF TMJ: Your Total Wellness Program for Recovering from Temporomandibular Joint Pain, Whiplash, Fibromyalgia and Related Disorders

By: Uppgaard, Robert O.

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Oakland, California, U.S.A., New Harbinger Publications: 1999

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 005281

ISBN: 1572241268

Condition: Very Good +


x, + 184pp., b/white line-drawn, explanatory and instructional, illustrations intext. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Card covers are slightly splayed, with a small crease to rear, and minimal edgewear. This comprehensive guide, the first of its kind, will help unravel the mysteries of the painful condition known as TMJ Disorder, as well as exploring the connection between TMJ Disorder, fibromyalgia and whiplash. The author's 'Total Wellness Program' will help with symptom relief, prevention of recurrance, and the avoidance of unnecessary surgery. Includes Glossary and Index. Book weight... View more info

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THE LUPUS BOOK: A Guide For Patients And Their Families (Revised and Expanded Edition)

By: Wallace, Daniel J.

Price: $26.60

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: Revised, 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 006178

ISBN: 0195132815

Condition: Very Good


xii, + 271pp., intext, sketch-drawn illustrations, plus tables, throughout. Blue quarter cloth spine square. Plain boards undamaged. Leaves clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Completely revised, and expanded, this book by Dr Daniel J. Wallace, eminent clinican and a leading world authority on Lupus, is for anyone who may have an interest in, or be affected by, Lupus. Discussing new, and up-to-date (2000) discoveries and treatments, contents include: Prelims., 32 chapters, under 5 'parts', viz: Intro., and Definitions, Inflammation & Immunit... View more info

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CHINESE FAMILY ACUPOINT MASSAGE

By: Wang, Chuangui

Price: $23.75

Publisher: China, Foreign Languages Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition (Stated)

Seller ID: 009081

ISBN: 0835125696

Condition: Very Good


232pp., b/white diagrams throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, else leaves clean. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper mildly scuffed and indented, minor tanning to plain white rear text panel. "This well-illustrated massage book provides quick cures and permanent and temporary relief for more than fifty common ailments, including headaches, bronchial asthma, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, constipation, impotence, menstrual disorders, menopausal syndrome, infantile indigestion, stiff necks, acute lumbar sprain, and leg cramps. It also offers tips o... View more info

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PROMOTING HEALTH : The Primary Health Care Approach

By: Wass, Andrea

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Marrickville, N.S.W., Australia, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008795

ISBN: 0729514102

Condition: Very Good +


viii, + 231pp., b/white illustrations and figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, small corner crease to rear panel. "The philosophy of Primary Health Care represents a radical shift in the way we think about health and health care . . . explores a variety of strategies which health workers can use in order to better promote the health of their communities, These include working with people at both an individual level and the environmental level, using such skills as working with the mass media, community development, grou... View more info

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8 WEEKS TO OPTIMUM HEALTH : A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power

By: Weil, Andrew

Price: $12.35

Publisher: London, Time Warner Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007161

ISBN: 0751518557

Condition: Very Good +


viii, + 280pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally scuffed and edgeworn. " . . . the simple steps which Dr Weil recommends - from introducing new nutritional foods to changing breathing habits and exercise routines - will quickly become second nature for those who want to live longer and stay healthy . . . " Contents include: 25 chapters over three 'parts', Appendix, Notes, Acks. and Index. Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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EARLY STAGE DEMENTIA : Reassurance for Sufferers and Carers

By: West, Lorraine

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Hodder: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006073

ISBN: 073361373X

Condition: Very Good +


xii, + 267pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "Understanding and dealing with memory loss, emotional and personality changes, and loss of judgement . . . This book addresses the need for information for people involved with the early stages of dementia, starting with the first thoughts that something may be wrong, through to diagnosis and dealing with the changes of lifestyle." Contents include: Prelims., 16 chapters over 4 'parts', Appendices x 4: I/ Statistics about dementia. II/ Diagnostic criteria for dementia of the ... View more info