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July 2018

later life

How to handle later lifeSubscription

24 July, 2018 By

’Everyone should read this book either to benefit ourselves as we age, or to help those around us.’

redefining aging

Redefining Aging- A Caregiver’s Guide to Living Your Best LifeSubscription

24 July, 2018

’The stories in this book made me realise that it is an honor and a privilege to have the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK as more awareness and support is being made available to carers after undergoing a Carers’ Assessment.’

hazardous drugs

Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs - 3rd editionSubscription

18 July, 2018 By

’This is an excellent tool to enable staff to undertake risk assessments – although written for nursing staff working in the US this is equally relevant for oncology nurses in the UK.’


That was when people started to worry (Windows into unwell minds)Subscription

18 July, 2018 By

The book should be read by all healthcare professionals as it goes someway in demonstrating the small things that can be done in helping people who are affected. 

imperfect pregnancies

Imperfect Pregnancies: A History of Birth Defects & Prenatal DiagnosisSubscription

18 July, 2018 By

’This book will benefit students, academics, health professionals and activists interested in issues surrounding new medical technologies, screening, risk management, pregnancy, disability, and the history and social politics of women’s bodies.’

fears of the rich

The Fears of the rich, The Needs of the Poor: My Years at the CDCSubscription

18 July, 2018 By

’I would recommend the book to anyone interested in, or who works within, the field of public health’

nurse who

The nurse who found herself in 1916Subscription

11 July, 2018 By

’This book will be enjoyed by anyone who is looking for an easy to read novel which integrates nursing with a historical perspective.’

teaching empathy

Teaching Empathy and Conflict Resolution to People with DementiaSubscription

11 July, 2018 By

’This book would be useful to anyone involved with people living with dementia to serve as a reminder that a respectful and dignified approach is vital to underpin interactions’

home birth

Why home birth mattersSubscription

11 July, 2018 By

’I would recommend this book to pregnant women, student midwives and healthcare professionals as it is such a balanced and informative read, without becoming boring’

medication matters

Why Mothers’ Medication MattersSubscription

10 July, 2018 By

’The author raises some valuable points regarding how breastfeeding is viewed by both the greater medical field and society.’


Confidence PocketbookSubscription

3 July, 2018 By

’With examples around changing careers and taking risks, Hasson give practical advice and suggestions on how to exert yourself in any situation.’

transitions to practice

Transitions to Practice: Essential concepts for health and social care practitionersSubscription

3 July, 2018 By

’While the book is aimed at those who are starting their journey as registered practitioners, it is relevant to students at all stages of their careers.’