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SOCIETY, CULTURE AND HEALTH : An Introduction to Sociology for Nurses

By: Willis, Karen and Elmer, Shandell

Price: $42.75

Publisher: South Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Oxford University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009073

ISBN: 019555907X

Condition: Very Good


xii, + 276pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. A couple of minute spots, a tiny nick to lower edge of title page, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn, with a soft corner crease to front panel. " . . . applies a sociological approach to issues relevant to students enrolled in nursing and related health courses. The book uses concepts of social structure, social marginalisation and social exclusion to examine how social positioning impacts on health experiences and health outcomes. Written for nursing students studying the importance of sociology for their profession. ... View more info

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THE FOOD BIBLE

By: Wills, Judith

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Dingley, Victoria, Australia, Hinkler Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Thus (Aust.).

Seller ID: 005148

ISBN: 1741570549

Condition: Very Good +


320pp., intext, full-colour illustrations throughout; photographic and art. Book clean. Spine firm, nominally cocked. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn only. Arguably Britain's foremost nutritional and dietary expert, Judith Wills, has written the ultimate guide to all that's good and bad in the food we eat. Easy-to-follow advice, up-to-date research, over 100 healthy, delicious recipes for avoidence or treatment of common ailments and health problems are included. Six sections include: Intro., Food for a Balanced Diet, Food as Medicine, Food for the Time of your Life, Fo... View more info

ROUGH NOTES ON REMEDIES

By: Wm. Murray, M.D.

Price: $57.00

Publisher: London, H.K.Lewis: 1906

Edition: 5th Edition.

Seller ID: 002257

Condition: Good+


212pp., 2 fold-out maps. 16 pp. publisher's section at rear. Book clean, slightly cocked and shaken. Clear, bright gilt title on backstrip. Several [8+] splash spots on front cover, most have leached colour on contact with cloth, else nominal fraying to corners. Original seller's sticker on front pastedown. Tanned endpapers and title-page, ownership stamp there-on, ditto on dedication page. Combined ink and pencilled annotations on rear pastedown, ghosting there-from on adjacent rear page, else leaves clean. Contents include: Intro. on Combinations, 16 chapters, viz: On Arsenic, Belladonna, Me... View more info

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I.V. THERAPY MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!

By: [Contributors]

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Springhouse Corporation: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008006

ISBN: 0874349583

Condition: Very Good


345pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has horizontal 'score' indentation to front panel, otherwise undamaged. " . . . contains everything you need to provide I.V. therapy with skill and confidence. This refreshingly original reference will help you: administer I.V. therapy efficiently and effectively, prevent and treat complications; build professional confidence . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 7 chapters, Appendices, I.V. Drug Compatability Chart, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 758g. View more info

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WORKING WONDERS : Changing Lives With CranioSacral Therapy. Case Studies from Practitioners of CST

By: [Edited by:] The Upledger Institute. [Foreword by:] Upledger, John E.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, U.S.A., North Atlantic Books: 2005

Edition: First Impression.

Seller ID: 007438

ISBN: 155643605X

Condition: Very Good +


xvi, + 383pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to half-title page, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper, protected in permanent clear adhesive film, nominally scuffed only. " . . . CranioSacral Therapy (CST) - a gentle, hands-on method of working with the craniosacral system to enhance the body's natural healing processes . . . on the twentieth anniversary of The Upledger Institute, we commemorate Dr John E. Upledger's legacy with this compilation of CST-related stories written by practitioners who have experienced remarkable effects on both pe... View more info

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OSTEOARTHRITIS, Inflammation and Degredation: A Continuum

By: [Edited By]: J. Buckwalter, M. Lotz.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., IOS Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011503

ISBN: 1586037730

Condition: Very Good +


299pp. Illustrated. Book clean and square. Still sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap, which is a bit worn. Bumped on lower foredge corners, else would be fine. This stand-alone, Volume 70 in the IOS Biomedical & Health Research series discusses and considers the debilitating condition of osteoarthritis. Note: As this book is still sealed a detailed contents list is not possible. Book weight approx. 720g. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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IMPERATIVES IN MEDICAL EDUCATION : The Newcastle Approach

By: [Editors: Richard Hebry, Kathy Byrne, et al]

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Newcastle, N.S.W., Australia, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, Australia: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007242

ISBN: 0725909714

Condition: Very Good


ix, + 294pp., several intext line-drawn illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Single-line, ballpoint pen underlining, together with like paragraph margin lines (tolerable), otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper mildly splayed and edgeworn. A significant number of contributors, all expert in their relevant disciplines, have come together to contribute to this work focussed on medical education as a discipline. The work arose from an international conference, hosted by Newcastle, on that subject, which attracted over 300 delegates. Contents include: Prelims., Contributors, 30 ... View more info

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HYPNOSIS FOR WEIGHT MANAGEMENT AND EATING DISORDERS. A Clinical Handbook

By: [Editors]: Barry J. Evans, Greg J. Coman, et al

Price: $41.80

Publisher: Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia, The Australian Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis: 1997

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006873

ISBN: 064629251X

Condition: Very Good


vi, + 331pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Former owner's details on title page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper bumped and edgeworn, with a short closed tear and crease. An impressive list of contributors, many specialist in their respective disciplines, have come together in this clinical handbook to address the health issues of eating disorders and weight management. Case histories, using hypnotherapy as a tool, are discussed . . . Contents include: Prelims., Part 1/ Intro. Part 2/ Obesity and Weight Management Counselling. Part 3/ Bulimia Nervosa. Part 4/ Anorexia Nervosa... View more info

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BRITISH PHARMACOPOEIA 1958 (Includes Amendment Pamphlets)

By: [General Medical Council Contributors]

Price: $52.25

Publisher: London, General Medical Council: 1958

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007500

Condition: Very Good +


xxvi, + 1012pp., intext formulae, tables, and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel. Bright gilt titles and insignia over undamaged red faux-leather boards. Original supplier's sticker affixed to front pastedown, minor specks on several leaves, else unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, price-clipped, slightly soiled, mild biopredation on foredge folds. Published bi-decadally, this edition (1958) includes: Prelims., Notes, Preface, Commission, Intro., General Notices, Monographs, Appendices (extensive), Index. Loosely inse... View more info