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Family & General Practice

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  • Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Can Teach Us about Raising Children

    by Michaeleen Doucleff

    In this ground-breaking book, Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff looks back to our ancestors for solutions to our failing modern-day parenting theories.When Dr Michaeleen Doucleff became a mother, she examined the studies behind modern parenting guidance and found that the evidence was frustratingly limited, and the conclusions often ineffective. She began to wonder if an opposite approach was needed – one ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • The Cornish Midwife

    The perfect uplifting escapist read for 2021

    by Jo Bartlett

    Welcome to the beautiful seaside town of Port Agnes.A fresh start…Midwife Ella Mehenick left the small Cornish town of Port Agnes for London and never looked back. But when her seemingly perfect life crashes down around her, there’s only one place she can heal her battered heart - the place she once called home.A new arrival…Ella is quickly welcomed into the small community midwife team and loves ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Confessions of a GP (The Confessions Series)

    by Benjamin Daniels

    series The Confessions Series
    Benjamin Daniels is angry. He is frustrated, confused, baffled and, quite frequently, very funny. He is also a GP. These are his confessions.A woman troubled by pornographic dreams about Tom Jones. An 80-year-old man who can't remember why he's come to see the doctor. A woman with a common cold demanding (but not receiving) antibiotics. A man with a sore knee. A young woman who has been trying to ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Further Confessions of a GP (The Confessions Series)

    by Benjamin Daniels

    series The Confessions Series
    Benjamin Daniels is back. He may be older, wiser and more experienced, but his patients are no less outrageous.Drawing on his time working as a medical student, a locum, and a general practitioner, Dr Daniels would like to introduce you to …The old age pensioner who can’t keep his hands to himself.The teenager convinced that he lost his virginity and caught HIV sometime between leaving a bar and ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Why We Eat (Too Much)

    The New Science of Appetite

    by Dr Andrew Jenkinson

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA PRACTICAL, ACCESSIBLE GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING THE SECRET TO LASTING WEIGHT LOSS AND HOW YOU CAN GET IN SHAPE WITHOUT COUNTING CALORIES'A compelling look at the science of appetite and metabolism' Vogue'Fascinating science' ITV_______________What we've been told about our diet has been all wrong. In fact, diet cult... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Clinical Naturopathic Medicine - E-Book

    by Leah Hechtman and 4 more

    Clinical Naturopathic Medicine is a foundation clinical text integrating the holistic traditional principles of naturopathic philosophy with the scientific rigour of evidence-based medicine (EBM) to support contemporary practices and principles.The text addresses all systems of the body and their related common conditions, with clear, accessible directions outlining how a practitioner can ... Read more

    $163.12 AUD

  • Trauma and Physical Health

    Understanding the effects of extreme stress and of psychological harm

    by Victoria L. Banyard and 2 more

    Trauma research and clinical practice have taught us much about the widespread problems of child maltreatment, partner violence, and sexual assault. Numerous investigations have documented links between such trauma exposure and long-term negative mental health consequences. As we learn more about traumatic stress, however, increasing attention has been drawn to the less studied physical health ... Read more

    $69.73 AUD

  • The Complete Confessions of a GP (The Confessions Series)

    by Benjamin Daniels

    series The Confessions Series
    Confessions of a GP and Further Confessions of a GP together in one volume.Benjamin Daniels is angry. He is frustrated, confused, baffled and, quite frequently, very funny. He is also a GP. These are his confessions. ... Read more

    $14.49 AUD

  • Mechanisms of Clinical Signs - E-Book

    by Mark Dennis and 8 more

    The first consolidated textbook explaining the mechanism of clinical signs commonly seen in medicine. Mechanisms of Clinical Signs is the first consolidated text of its kind; designed to help medical students and junior doctors understand the pathophysiological mechanisms behind clinical signs. Unlike existing clinical examination textbooks which are predominantly organised by disease systems and ... Read more

    $107.79 AUD

  • Brain CT Scans in Clinical Practice

    by Usiakimi Igbaseimokumo

    Across emergency rooms all over the world, thousands of patients are referred for brain CT scans daily. A radiologist often has to interpret the scan or a consultation has to be made to a neuros- geon to review the scan. Most of this happens late at night and is a signi?cant source of discontent. Thus having frontline phy- cians to be pro?cient in interpreting the emergency brain CT scan improves ... Read more

    $116.15 AUD

  • Every Doctor

    Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients

    by Leanne Rowe and 1 more

    series WONCA Family Medicine
    Every Doctor is about thriving in medicine at a time of massive advances and changes in global health systems and medical services. The book is a must-read for doctors of all specialties at all stages of their careers wherever they practise in the world, because exemplary care of patients, peers, profession and self is a lifelong journey. ... Read more

    $33.98 AUD

  • Thinking in Circles About Obesity

    Applying Systems Thinking to Weight Management

    by Tarek K. A. Hamid

    Today’s children may well become the first generation of Americans whose life expectancy will be shorter than that of their parents. The culprit, public health experts agree, is obesity and its associated health problems. Heretofore, the strategy to slow obesity’s galloping pace has been driven by what the philosopher Karl Popper calls ‘‘the bucket theory of the mind. ’’ When minds are seen as ... Read more

    $45.09 AUD

  • Greenspans Basic and Clinical Endocriniology 9/E INKLING CHAPTER (ENHANCED EBOOK)

    by David G. Gardner and 1 more

    series LANGE Clinical Medicine
    The renowned one-stop guide to the entire field of clinical endocrinology and its scientific underpinnings – now in full color270+ full-color photographs and illustrations!A Doody's Core Title for 2011!4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!"This is an excellent overview of the basic physiology and clinical aspects of endocrinology for trainees. The size of the book and the well-written text, support... ... Read more

    $127.26 AUD

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    by Frankie Campling and 1 more

    series The Facts
    Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) remains one of the most controversial illnesses, both in terms of its causes, and the best ways to treat the illness. For years, sufferers have had to deal with scepticism from their families, employers, and even health care professionals. The vast amount of conflicting advice that has been published up to now has served only to confuse sufferers, and professionals, ... Read more

    $33.21 AUD

  • Your No Guilt Pregnancy Plan

    A revolutionary guide to pregnancy, birth and the weeks that follow

    by Rebecca Schiller

    ** As seen on the Victoria Derbyshire show **Providing you with everything you've ever wanted to know about pregnancy, this is the definitive guide from conception to the first few weeks' at home with your newborn*** 'I wish there'd been a book like this when I was pregnant. It almost makes me want to have another child. Almost' Bryony Gordon ***Your No Guilt Pregnancy Plan is a revolutionary new ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • How to Look After your Breath

    The Definitive Guide

    by Jonas Nunes

    How to Look After Your Breath provides scientific facts about halitosis, along with the true stories of patients treated by doctor Jonas Nunes. Doctor Nunes, PhD in Halitosis, is a well-known researcher and the Director of the Breath Institute as well as the Halitosis Unit of the prestigious Teknon Hospital in Barcelona. The e-book consists of 230 pages that allow the reader to easily get to know ... Read more

    $11.44 AUD

  • Case-based Geriatrics: A Global Approach

    by Victor A. Hirth and 2 more

    A full-color case-based guide to the principles and clinical aspects of geriatric careCase-Based Geriatrics utilizes a case-and-evidence-based approach to help you understand the key principles and clinical points of geriatric medicine and healthcare. Written to reflect the field’s growing trend toward interdisciplinary collaboration, the book is of value not only to physicians, but to the entire ... Read more

    $153.44 AUD

  • The Beta-Blocker Story

    Getting It Right

    by John Malcolm Cruickshank and 1 more

    The idea of using beta-blockers as a treatment for ventricular fibrillation occurred to James Black over 60 years ago. He developed propranolol and cimetidine, among other pharmacologic agents, work for which he won the Nobel Prize in 1988. Beta-blockers were reported to lower blood pressure by Brian Pritchard in 1964, and he and John Cruickshank wrote Beta-blockers in Clinical Practice, a major ... Read more

    $8.37 AUD

  • The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care

    by Jimmy D. Bowen and 1 more

    What a great opportunity it is to participate in the body of information advancing the study of musculoskeletal medicine. As the physician, the readers can attest that didactic presen- tions of musculoskeletal complaints are at a minimum during undergraduate training. The advancement of individual clinical understanding of this field many times is left to the practitioner. Out of imagination, ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Patient-Centered Primary Care

    Getting From Good to Great

    by Alexander Blount

    There have been great strides made in designing the administrative structures of patient-centered care, but it is still difficult to design truly patient-centered clinical routines that the entire healthcare team can enact. The kind of partnership, in which patients are fully part of the team that guides their own care, goes against so much of the training and socialization of health professionals ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Top 50 Dermatology Case Studies for Primary Care

    by Danya Reich and 2 more

    This landmark text is dedicated to the conversation had between a primary care physician and a dermatologist that is a true reflection of the way medicine works when these physicians collaborate on the same case. The book uses actual case studies from the authors' offices and provides an accurate and real portrayal of the types of skin conditions primary care physicians encounter. Answering ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Overkill

    when modern medicine goes too far

    by Dr Paul Offit

    Is lowering your temperature when you have a fever helpful? Do you really need to finish every course of antibiotics? Or could some of the treatments you think are healing you actually be harming you?Medicine has significantly advanced in the last few decades. But while we have learned a lot, we still rely on medical interventions that are vastly out of date and can adversely affect our health.In ... Read more

    $23.86 AUD

  • Pediatric Board Study Guide

    A Last Minute Review

    by Osama I. Naga

    Building upon the highly successful 1st edition, this book is a comprehensive review designed to prepare pediatric residents, fellows, and pediatricians for the General Pediatrics Certifying Examination, and for the American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification.Pediatric Board Study Guide: A Last Minute Review, 2nd edition, covers all aspects of pediatric medicine; each chapter has ... Read more

    $107.13 AUD

  • The Neuropsychology Toolkit

    Guidelines, Formats, and Language

    by Richard L. Wanlass

    This book provides information, guidelines, and materials to help future neuropsychology supervisees identify, understand, and avoid some of these problems and pitfalls. Also included are a neuropsychological questionnaire, short- and long-report formats, and sample statements that can be used to help with wording sections of the report that are particularly challenging to write. ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD