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  • Outpost A Doctor on the Divide

    Gweneth Wisewould had no direct descendents of her own but the Australian farming community in Central Victoria was as important to her as a family. Moving from Melbourne in the 1930s, she soon became respected and was known only as “The Doctor” for over 30 years. This book recounts her historical view of the people, their lives and illnesses, the beauty and ferocity of the local environment and ... Read more

    $4.34 AUD

  • Mad Among Us

    In the first comprehensive one-volume history of the treatment of the mentally ill, the foremost historian in the field compellingly recounts our various attempts to solve this ever-present dilemma from colonial times to the present.Gerald Grob charts the growth of mental hospitals in response to the escalating numbers of the severely and persistently mentally ill and the deterioration of these ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • History of Medicine: All That Matters

    by Tim Hall ...
    series All That Matters
    The History of Medicine is an amiable amble through medicine's past, designed as a primer for those taking history of medicine modules as part of their studies and for the wider public seeking a relaxed yet informative read.The approach is to follow medicine's history through the author's neatly designed 'Ages' that offer a meaningful way of grasping and memorising key eras and events. Twenty one ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Mold in Dr. Florey's Coat

    The Story of the Penicillin Miracle

    by Eric Lax ...
    The dramatic, untold story of the discovery of the first wonder drug, the men who led the way, and how it changed the modern worldIn his wonderfully engaging book, acclaimed author Eric Lax tells the real story behind the discovery and why it took so long to develop the drug. He reveals the reasons why credit for penicillin was misplaced, and why this astonishing achievement garnered a Nobel Prize ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Managing Health Services - E-Book

    Concepts and Practice

    Managing Health Service: Concepts and Practice 2nd edition E-book provides a valuable practice resource for the health service management students and managers. While new concepts and strategies of multidisciplinary health service management and leadership have been added, the focus remains on providing comprehensive coverage of management topics and issues faced by health services managers.The ... Read more

    $143.99 AUD

  • The Creative Destruction of Medicine

    How the Digital Revolution Will Create Better Health Care

    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

  • Iodophor: Tamed Iodine

    The Status of Iodine in Tasmania

    This book is a follow up to Goitre Monitor: The History of Iodine Deficiency in Tasmania, published in 2006. Since that time climate change has played a major role in the delivery and availability of iodine to land masses, along with the role of iodophors and the mandatory fortification of bread with iodised salt in Australia and New Zealand over the past 15 years. Several academic colleagues have ... Read more

    $7.32 AUD

  • Summary of The Laws of Medicine

    by Siddhartha Mukherjee | Includes Analysis

    Summary of The Laws of Medicine by Siddhartha Mukherjee | Includes AnalysisPreview:The Laws of Medicine: Field Notes from an Uncertain Science is a book thatoutlines the guiding rules that govern medicine. It is based on the experience of theauthor, Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, Ph.D, in the medical field...PLEASE NOTE: This is key takeaways and analysis of the book and NOT the original book.<str... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

    by Roy Porter ...
    This edition does not include illustrations.A definitive study of the history of medicine, from the earliest humans to the present day.Medicine is advancing at an incredible rate. We now have the ability to overcome sickness but also to transform the nature of life itself: in many parts of the world, human existence has simply ceased to be ‘nasty, brutish and short’. In this titanic history of ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Tracing Your Scottish Ancestors

    The Official Guide: 7th Edition

    This is a new edition of the bestselling guide to this increasingly popular pursuit. Scotland has the best-maintained records and facilities of any country in the world for undertaking family research, and now that the National Archives of Scotland are available online they can be consulted by anyone from whatever country.Tracing Your Scottish Ancestors is the National Archives' official guide and ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Workbook for Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2018 Edition - E-Book

    Practice your coding skills with this practical workbook! Corresponding to the chapters in Carol J. Buck's bestselling Step-by-Step Medical Coding*,* this workbook offers coding review and practice with more than 1,200 theory, practical, and reporting questions (odd-numbered answers provided in appendix), including 100 original source documents to familiarize you with reports similar to those you ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD

  • The Flu: A Brief History of Influenza in U.S America, Europe, Hawaii

    series Classics To Go
    This Booklet has been written and compiled for the use of any student or layman who seeks concise and clear information on the history of Influenza. Brief and salient facts are set forth relating to “Flu” epidemics and pandemics: other collateral features have also been discussed, connected with or bearing upon this subject. EXPLANATION OF MEDICAL WORDS: Infection. The entrance into the system or ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Organon der Heilkunst

    series Classics To Go
    Das Organon der Heilkunst besteht in der sechsten Auflage von 1842 aus einem Vorwort Hahnemanns, einer Einleitung und 291 Paragraphen, in denen die Prinzipien des Heilens und der Homöopathie dargestellt werden. ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Daughter, Doctor, Resurrectionist

    A True Story about Medical Body Snatching in 19th Century America

    A scandalous account of medical training in late 19th century Fort Wayne, Indiana- as told by a descendant of a physician caught up in the act. Author Van Buskirk untangles and pulls apart complicated narratives, then weaves them into a compelling story of family, scandal, and an appalling history that lurks on the "dark fringes of medicine. ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • Deskriptive Statistik verstehen

    Mit der Deskriptiven Statistik ist es wie mit dem Fußball – mit Einstellung, Fleiß und Training gelangt man zum Ziel: Deskriptive Statistik als Kompetenz. Dieses Taschenbuch stellt dazu die Grundlagen und Spielregeln sowie die wichtigsten Maße, Tabellen und Visualisierungen vor. Weitere Themen sind die Datenqualität (u. a. der Umgang mit fehlenden Werten), die Sampling-Theorie (Designstrukturen ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Sherlock and I Return: The Presentation of Additional Medical Mysteries

    After reading Dr. Kassis’ hospital notes in November 2014, a nurse consultant urged Dr. Kassis to write about some of the most difficult cases that he had encountered over his career. Dr. Kassis subsequently wrote his first book Sherlock and I a Memoir of Medical Mysteries in a US Rural Practice. Having been asked to write a sequel, Dr. Kassis now first presents the reader with details of the ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD

  • Super omnia charitas

    Dall’intuizione di don Domenico Pogliani, parroco di un piccolo borgo della campagna milanese, nacque a fine Ottocento un ospizio per i poveri del contado. In pochi anni l’istituto si ingrandì, aumentando tipologie e numero dei ricoverati, ma divenne anche il centro di una vivace ricerca di nuovi e aggiornati percorsi assistenziali e riabilitativi, specializzandosi col tempo nella cura delle ... Read more

    $15.39 AUD

  • The Flu: A Brief History of Influenza in U.S America, Europe, Hawaii

    series Classics To Go
    This Booklet has been written and compiled for the use of any student or layman who seeks concise and clear information on the history of Influenza. Brief and salient facts are set forth relating to “Flu” epidemics and pandemics: other collateral features have also been discussed, connected with or bearing upon this subject. EXPLANATION OF MEDICAL WORDS: Infection. The entrance into the system or ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Curieuse histoire de la médecine

    La saga des héritiers de Thot

    by Roger Detry ...
    Des chamanes aux médecins scientifiques de nos jours en passant par les prêtres-médecins, parcourez l'histoire surprenante des pratiques médicales !Recours des malades victimes des maléfices de sorciers hostiles, le chamane des origines fit place au prêtre. Dans l’Ancien Empire égyptien, les sciences sont en la possession de Thot, le dieu à tête d’ibis, qui connaît tout et est chargé de diffuser ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • The Privacy Prescription

    Why Health Data Privacy Is in Critical Condition and How to Fix It

    Your health data is being captured, sold, and analyzed everyday— and our health data privacy laws are not keeping pace. In fact, the average American will generate 2,750 times more health data not protected by our current privacy laws than data protected by them.The Privacy Prescription: Why Health Data Privacy Is in Critical Condition and How to Fix It establishes the middle ground missing in ... Read more

    $7.32 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • My Operation

    A Health Insider Becomes a Patient

    Sholom Glouberman is a widely published health care expert, greatly appreciated by clients worldwide. He was sure he could handle the system when he became a patient. How wrong he was! My Operation sharply contrasts Sholom's experience as a patient with his insights as an expert and his complete medical record. The result is a study of the health care system for everyone from professionals to ... Read more

    $11.69 AUD

  • Proper People

    Early Asylum Life in the Words of Those Who Were There

    While many excellent books have been published about the nineteenth century county asylums in England, comparatively little has been written about the tens of thousands of real people, mostly “pauper lunatics”, who passed through their doors. Social historians starved of material providing a deep insight into the lives of patients have many questions to answer. Why were they in an asylum? What was ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Differential Clinical Significance of Medical Information

    Mathematical Expression of it Needed

    Modern Medicine desperately needs an absolute theoretical (logarithmic or exponential) basis to mathematically quantify the Significance of medical digital information (or data) that is stored in each patient’s digital records, to establish some necessary hierarchy or order in a way similar to the order achieved by the concept of “Indications” (for different forms of treatment etc.) to the pre ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • A Disrupted World

    by Dr Sukant Das ...
    A mysterious virus from China takes the whole world in its grip within weeks, creating an unprecedented global pandemic. Third year into the pandemic, the world is still grappling to know mysteries behind origin of the virus. Did it come from the Wuhan animal market? Did it leak from the Wuhan Institute of Virology? Was it accidental or deliberate? With millions of lives lost, billions of lives ... Read more

    $3.85 AUD