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    Ewles & Simnett\'s Promoting Health: A Practical Guide

    By Angela Scriven

    Paperback Save £2.30 = £25.69

    Promoting Health: A Practical Guide continues to offer health promotion workers with an essential guide to day-to-day planning and service delivery in a variety of different areas of practice.

    Faces from the Front

    By Andrew Bamji

    Hardback Save £9.52 = £20.43

    Explores the genesis of plastic surgery developed by Harold Gillies during the First World War.

    Contraception: Your Questions Answered

    By Anne MacGregor

    Paperback Save £3.66 = £32.33

    This seventh edition has been completely revised and updated, incorporating relevant WHO and national guidance documents: therefore imparting best evidence-based practice for all methods. Combined oral contraceptives COCs Based on the long-established evidence that 7 days of routinely not-taking pills in each cycle is too long for maintained ovarian suppression...

    Rats, Lice and History

    By Hans Zinsser

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Becoming a Medical Educator

    By Peter Donnelly

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £18.45

    This is a practical and authoritative guide for any doctor considering a role in medical education.

    Smell of Burning

    By Colin Grant

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    He shows us the famous people with epilepsy like Julius Caesar, Joan of Arc and Vincent van Gogh, the pioneering doctors whose extraordinary breakthroughs finally helped gain an understanding of how the brain works, and, through the tragic tale of his brother, he considers the effect of epilepsy on his...

    Brief History of Florence Nightingale

    By Hugh Small

    Paperback £9.05

    The true story of Florence Nightingale's life, focusing on her real legacy: how she put a sanitary disaster in her wartime hospital to good use in reducing the very high mortality from epidemic disease in the civilian population at home.

    Soaking Up the Rays: Light Therapy and Visual Culture in Britain, c. 1890-1940

    By Tania Woloshyn

    Hardback Save £2.04 = £42.96

    Soaking up the rays forges a new path for exploring Britain's fickle love of the light by investigating the beginnings of light therapy in the country from c.1890-1940. Despite rapidly becoming a leading treatment for tuberculosis, rickets and other infections and skin diseases, light therapy was a contentious medical practice....

    Black\'s Medical Dictionary

    By Harvey Marcovitch

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £34.46

    Black's Medical Dictionary has been the best-selling medical dictionary for over 100 years. It is invaluable as a home reference and for all who need clear explanation of medical terms: nurses, health care professionals and students, health service management, actuaries, lawyers and journalists. It contains over 5000 definitions and descriptions...

    Insider Trading

    By Naomi Pfeffer

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    The cadaver industry in Britain and the United States, its processes and profits

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