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Health Risk Assessment

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  • The Naked Surgeon

    the power and peril of transparency in medicine

    by Samer Nashef and 1 more

    We are not meant to touch hearts. We all have one, but most of us will never see one. The heart surgeon now has that privilege but, for centuries, the heart was out of reach even for surgeons. So when a surgeon nowadays opens up a ribcage and mends a heart, it remains something of a miracle, even if, to some, it is merely plumbing.As with plumbers, the quality of surgeons’ work varies. As with ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • The Patient Will See You Now

    The Future of Medicine Is in Your Hands

    by Eric Topol and 1 more

    The essential guide by one of America's leading doctors to how digital technology enables all of us to take charge of our healthA trip to the doctor is almost a guarantee of misery. You'll make an appointment months in advance. You'll probably wait for several hours until you hear "the doctor will see you now"-but only for fifteen minutes! Then you'll wait even longer for lab tests, the results of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Agnotology in Vaccines

    by Pixie Seymour

    What You Need to Know about Vaccine-SafetyAgnotology means 'Culturally induced ignorance by the publication of inaccurate or misleading scientific data'Just for a minute ponder what agnotology in vaccines means and you will start to realise that we have been 'lied' to. Lies by obfuscation.Parents need to get up to speed on the knowledge that is being kept hidden from them in the name of money. The ... Read more

    $1.09 AUD

  • Statins

    Miracle or Mistake?

    by Mark James Estren and 1 more

    Most cholesterol doesn’t come from foods - it's made by the body itself! Statins work by interfering with the body’s ability to manufacture cholesterol. Statins: Miracle or Mistake? explains both the pro and con sides of this incredible drug, using interviews with statin researchers and prescribers and presenting the findings in clear, jargon-free language.Learn how to watch for warning signs if ... Read more

    $19.35 AUD

  • ECG Made Simple

    by Andrew Gray MD

    Electrocardiography (ECG) is the study of the heart's electrical activities. When your heart beats, electrical potentials spread through the muscles of your heart. The heart muscle is known as the myocardium. This causes the circulation of small currents through the body. The body, in this case, serves as a volume conductor. These tiny currents can be detected through the use of suitable ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Patient-Centered Healthcare

    Transforming the Relationship Between Physicians and Patients

    by Eldo Frezza

    Patient-centered care is a way of thinking and doing things that considers patients partners in the development of a healthcare plan designed to meet their specific needs. It involves knowledge of the individual as a person and integrates that knowledge into their plan of care.Patient-centered care is central to the discussion of healthcare at the insurance and hospital-level. The quality of the ... Read more

    $55.43 AUD

  • The Creative Destruction of Medicine

    How the Digital Revolution Will Create Better Health Care

    by Eric Topol and 1 more

    How genomics, big data, and digital technology are revolutionizing every aspect of medicine, from physical exams to drug prescriptions to organ transplantsMobile technology has transformed our lives, and personal genomics is revolutionizing biology. But despite the availability of technologies that can provide wireless, personalized health care at lower cost, the medical community has resisted ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Taking Charge of Cancer

    What You Need to Know to Get the Best Treatment

    by David Palma and 3 more

    A critical resource for anyone with a cancer diagnosis. Written by a radiation oncologist and cancer researcher, Taking Charge of Cancer offers an insider’s guide to understanding and receiving the best treatment options, choosing the right medical team, and approaching this difficult time with knowledge and hope.Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be terrifying, and the first thing you probably want ... Read more

    $16.71 AUD

  • A Practical Guide to Toxicology and Human Health Risk Assessment

    by Laura Robinson

    Toxicology – the study of the adverse effects of chemicals on living organisms is the cornerstone to all aspects of chemical safety and knowledge of the subject is needed in a wide spectrum of fields from the chemical industry to medicine, emergency services, forensics, and regulatory science. Toxicology involves the study of symptoms, mechanisms, treatments and detection of poisoning ... ... Read more

    $119.99 AUD

  • Vaccination Trepidation

    by Char Knight Dennis

    Vaccination Trepidation is a book discussion segment of the My Style Live Podcast, highlighting a feature with Dr. Kevin Dennis, MD PharmD, by host Char Knight Dennis. Dennis started the podcast in 2020, selecting a new episode, usually a current trending topic, for viewers to listen, watch and discuss each month. ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Joslin Guide to Diabetes

    A Program for Managing Your Treatment

    by Amy P. Campbell and 5 more

    An indispensable, up-to-date resource for managing your diabetes from the global leader in diabetes research, care, and education.Finding out that you have diabetes immediately raises questions about the condition, its treatment, and its impact on your future. Why did I get diabetes? What will I have to do to treat it? How will my future health be affected by having diabetes? What will my life be ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • All Hands On Deck

    Reducing Stunting through Multisectoral Efforts in Sub-Saharan Africa

    by Emmanuel Skoufias and 2 more

    series Africa Development Forum
    In Sub-Saharan Africa, the scale of undernutrition is staggering; 58 million children under the age of five are too short for their age (stunted), and 14 million weigh too little for their height (wasted). Poor diets in terms of diversity, quality, and quantity, combined with illness and poor water and sanitation facilities, are linked with deficiencies of micronutrients—such as iodine, vitamin A, ... Read more

    $43.00 AUD

  • Fire Toxicity

    by A A Stec and 1 more

    Toxic fire effluents are responsible for the majority of fire deaths, and an increasing large majority of fire injuries, driven by the widespread and increasing use of synthetic polymers. Fire safety has focused on preventing ignition and reducing flame spread through reducing the rate of heat release, while neglecting the important issue of fire toxicity. This is the first reference work on fire ... Read more

    $324.93 AUD

  • DASH-DIÄT. Das Kochbuch für die schnelle Küche zu Hause, im Büro und unterwegs. Die Deutsche DASH-Diät gegen Adipositas, Salzexzeß und Hypertonie. The DASH-Diet for Weight Loss / Hypertension. The Low Cholesterol DASH-Diet.

    Das Basiskochbuch zur DASH-Lebensmittelkunde, DASH-Ernährungslehre und DASH-Kochlehre. Mit 94 Rezepten (64 vegetarische Rezepte u. 30 Fleisch-/Fisch-Rezepte) zu DASH-Food u.DASH-Drinks (Smoothies,Cocktails, Mixgetränke). Die SOS-Diät:Schlank ohne Sal

    by Didi Kogleck and 2 more

    series Anti-Risiko-Diät #10
    DASH-Diät-Kochbuch für die schnelle Küche zu Hause, im Büro und unterwegs. Für Vegetarier, Veganer und Nicht-Vegetarier. Auf die Vegetarier warten in diesem Buch 64 (vierundsechzig!) vegetarische schnelle 3- bis 30-Minuten-Rezepte für Vegi-Speisen mit reichlich vegetarischen Proteinen bzw. Aminosäuren, genauer gesagt: mit allen essentiellen Aminosäuren bzw. mit den "Tricks", mit denen man als Vegi ... Read more

    $14.01 AUD

  • Experimental Man

    What One Man's Body Reveals about His Future, Your Health, and Our Toxic World

    by David Ewing Duncan

    Bestselling author David Ewing Duncan takes the ultimate high-tech medical exam, investigating the future impact of what's hidden deep inside all of usDavid Ewing Duncan takes "guinea pig" journalism to the cutting edge of science, building on award-winning articles he wrote for Wired and National Geographic, in which he was tested for hundreds of chemicals and genes associated with disease, ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • SURVIVAL GEAR

    The Emergency Preparedness Supplies You Need

    by Angelo Acquista and 1 more

    EVERYTHING YOU NEED IN CASE OF EMERGENCY  Since the turn of the Millennium, it has become clear that we need to be prepared for previously unthinkable acts—biological, chemical, and nuclear terrorism within our own borders. Standard first-aid contents such as gauze and antiseptics are still important, but new items like povodine iodine for mustard gas and activated charcoal for poisoned food ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Toxicological Aspects of Medical Device Implants

    by Prakash Srinivasan Timiri Shanmugam and 2 more

    Toxicological Aspects of Medical Device Implants provides comprehensive information on the use of medical implant and devices and the balance between the application of the devices in relation to any potential adverse effects. In order to ensure the safety and effectiveness of medical devices, many international policies, regulations, and standards have been established, and the book also ... Read more

    $238.58 AUD

  • The Health Improvement Profile: A manual to promote physical wellbeing in people with severe mental illness

    by Dr Sheila Hardy

    This new edition of The Health Improvement Profile has been thoroughly revised and updated, according to the latest research. It features an additional chapter, specifically focusing on physical health, as well as a set of practical help sheets on management of long-term physical conditions, smoking, diet, exercise, alcohol misuse, medical and personal self-care, and sexual health.As life ... Read more

    $28.59 AUD

  • Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety

    Risks, Regulation, and Management

    by Matthew Hull and 1 more

    series Micro and Nano Technologies
    Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety, Second Edition focuses not only on the impact of nanotechnology and the discipline of nanotoxicity, but also explains each of these disciplines through in the context of management requirements and via risk scenarios — providing an overview of regulation, risk management, and exposure. Contributors thoroughly explain environmental health and safety ... Read more

    $244.85 AUD

  • An Error in Judgement

    The Politics of Medical Care in an Indian/White Community

    by Dara Culhane

    In 1979, a Native girl died of a ruptured appendix in an Alert Bay, B.C. hospital. Dara Culhane Speck uses interviews and public records to describe how this small, isolated community took on the local hospital, provincial and federal ministries of health, and national media, because the tragedy’s implications reached beyond one child, one physician, one town, even one century. ... Read more

    $29.91 AUD

  • Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents

    by Ramesh C. Gupta

    This groundbreaking book covers every aspect of deadly toxic chemicals used as weapons of mass destruction and employed in conflicts, warfare and terrorism. Including findings from experimental as well as clinical studies, this one-of-a-kind handbook is prepared in a very user- friendly format that can easily be followed by students, teachers and researchers, as well as lay people. Stand-alone ... Read more

    $232.64 AUD

  • Nuclear Disaster

    The Personal Emergency Response System

    by Angelo Acquista and 1 more

    A clear and comprehensive guide to protecting yourself and your family in the case of a large-scale nuclear attack or accident, the concise e-book provides critical information about the most likely nuclear threats – from dirty bombs to a nuclear reactor meltdown -- and explains the basic steps to take before, during, and after a terrorist attack or other emergency situation. Nuclear Disaster ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • Als risico's viraal gaan

    Welke wereld na corona?

    by Dirk Geldof

    Welke wereld willen we na corona? Hoe gaan we van noodtoestand naar normaliteit? Wat wordt de nieuwe normaliteit? Welke lessen trekken we, nu we nog geruime tijd met het coronarisico moeten leven? De coronacrisis zette onze samenleving en onze vanzelfsprekendheden on hold. Scholen en universiteiten, cafés en restaurants, winkels en cultuurhuizen, bedrijven en sportstadia sloten. Thuiswerk werd ... Read more

    $24.41 AUD

  • Hazardous Substances and Human Health

    Exposure, Impact and External Cost Assessment at the European Scale

    by Till M Bachmann

    There is widespread public concern about hazardous chemicals that are contained in air, soil, water and food. Policy has therefore adopted a series of laws and regulations concerning emissions into and concentration levels in different media including food. As policy makers do not only have to consider the protection of the environment but also need to ensure a well-functioning economy at the same ... Read more

    $163.34 AUD