Principles of Orthopedic Practice for Primary Care Providers 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319686607] Primary care providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants) make decisions on a daily basis regarding treatments for musculoskeletal problems, including referrals to physical therapists, orthopedic surgeons and other specialists. Despite the large number of patients presenting with musculoskeletal complaints, primary care providers often feel poorly educated about how to assess and manage these patients This book provides a high yield and succinct resource on the assessment and […]

The Encyclopedia of Elder Care: The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care, Third Edition (Capezuti, Encyclopedia of Elder Care) 3rd Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=0826137350] The third edition of this outstanding resource reflects the many advances in the care of older people that have occurred since the publication of the second edition in 2007… The vast bulk of the content is accessible and relevant to an international audience. The indexing and cross-referencing are excellent… Score: 5/5 stars.” — Margaret Arthur, Nursing Standard “The information [in this book] is amazing. I reviewed topics in which I […]

Handbook of Primary Care Ethics 1st Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=1785230905] Dr Andrew Papanikitas qualified as a general practitioner in 2008. His PhD in medical education was awarded in June 2014 and is entitled, “From the classroom to the clinic: ethics education and general practice.” Dr Papanikitas is part of an informal network of academics, educators, and clinicians with an interest in the study of ethics in, of, and for primary healthcare. He welcomes conversations on this topic, especially […]

Caring for People with Dementia: A Shared Approach 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1412961998] Skills in caring for people with dementia are increasingly demanded of all health care practitioners as the numbers of diagnosed increase. Caring for People with Dementia presents Christine Brown Wilson’s latest research into improving dementia care for both non-expert students and junior staff as well as more senior managers. The text first guides the reader through the underpinning theory behind the different approaches to person centered and relationship centered […]

Handbook of Psychological Assessment in Primary Care Settings, Second Edition 2nd Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1138999318] The second edition of the Handbook of Psychological Assessment in Primary Care Settings offers an overview of the application of psychological screening and assessment instruments in primary care settings. This indispensable reference addresses current psychological assessment needs and practices in primary care settings to inform psychologists, behavioral health clinicians, and primary care providers of the clinical benefits that can result from utilizing psychological assessment and other behavioral health […]

Managing Long-term Conditions and Chronic Illness in Primary Care: A Guide to Good Practice 2nd Edition

Managing Long-term Conditions and Chronic Illness in Primary Care: A Guide to Good Practice 2nd Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=0415657172] Effective management of long-term conditions is an essential part of contemporary nursing policy and practice. Systematic and evidence-based care which takes account of the expert patient and reduces unnecessary hospital admissions is vital to support those with long-term conditions/chronic diseases and those who care for them. Reflecting recent changes in treatment, the nurse’s role and the patient journey and including additional content on rehabilitation, palliative care, and […]

Mental Disorders in Primary Care: A Guide to Their Evaluation and Management, 1st Ed. 1st Edition

Mental Disorders in Primary Care: A Guide to Their Evaluation and Management, 1st Ed. 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=0198746636] Mental disorders are highly prevalent in the primary care setting, yet are frequently misdiagnosed and often inappropriately treated. The presence of unrecognized or misdiagnosed mental disorders is associated with increased service utilization and health care costs, and can significantly impact the patient’s quality of life and risk of suicide. Written by experts from around the world, Mental Disorders in Primary Care offers readers with a comprehensive and […]

The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319427865] Now in a revised and updated second edition, this practical guide remains an invaluable resource for improving the management of hip and pelvis injuries and presents a spectrum of treatment options for children, adolescents, adults and special populations. Opening with valuable clinical pearls for each topic, differential diagnosis is emphasized throughout the chapters, and evidence-based guidelines and sport-specific considerations aid the reader with injury evaluation and care. From fundamentals―including epidemiology, history and […]

Primary Care for Emergency Physicians 1st ed. 2017 Edition

Primary Care for Emergency Physicians 1st ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319443585] This book is written for physicians who work within an emergency department or urgent care setting to provide them with a treatment plan for those patients who are deemed not to have an emergency medical situation and can be safely treated as an outpatient. Emergency physicians (EPs) see a wide variety of patients and ostensibly for emergency reasons. However, many patients present to the emergency department for […]

The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319427865] Now in a revised and updated second edition, this practical guide remains an invaluable resource for improving the management of hip and pelvis injuries and presents a spectrum of treatment options for children, adolescents, adults and special populations. Opening with valuable clinical pearls for each topic, differential diagnosis is emphasized throughout the chapters, and evidence-based guidelines and sport-specific considerations aid the reader with injury evaluation and care. From fundamentals―including epidemiology, history and […]