Instant Medical Spanish for the Care of Workers
- The only medical Spanish book that specifically deals with work-related injuries and occupational medicine
- Offers pocket-sized convenience and quick, easy access to key medical terms in Spanish
- Organizes correct phrases for treatment in a logical sequence
- Gives you samples of all the forms you regularly use
Publication Date 1999 Format Softcover, 209 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-23-4 Product Code 23051
Low Back Pain: An Evidence-Based, Biopsychosocial Model for Clinical Management, 2nd Edition
Practical, Comprehensive and Up-To-Date!
How a physician understands, interacts, and communicates with a patient with musculoskeletal low back pain will have a powerful impact on the course of care and outcome, regardless of the diagnosis. The authors of the new second edition of Low Back Pain provide a unique and valuable perspective on the non-surgical management of this potentially disabling condition.
Publication Date 2008 Format Softcover, 385 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-49-4 Product Code 23095
Concise Guide to Reading, Understanding, and Evaluating Medical Journal Articles
You have a short time to read and evaluate a journal article in an area that's vital to your practice, yet is filled with terminology you haven't come across before, haven't used in years, or is only vaguely familiar. What's the most efficient way to accomplish the task? Turn to Judith Green-McKenzie's time-saving guide. It offers a step-by-step approach to dissecting an article, a glossary of commonly used terms, methods for evaluating the validity of the results presented, and much more.
Publication Date 2006 Format Softcover, 128 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-46-3 Product Code 23093
Science on the Witness Stand: Evaluating Scientific Evidence in Law, Adjudication, and Policy
Science on the Witness Stand will be a welcome addition to the library of any medical or legal professional whose work involves presenting medical evidence in a legal context.
The book offers a complete look at the factors to be considered in a variety of legal proceedings, from claims adjudication to liability and other medical/legal proceedings. It begins by introducing an innovative approach the authors call evidence-based medical dispute resolution, then moves on to discuss the elements and logic to be presented in a medical opinion, the principles and procedures of civil litigation, and the jurist's view of scientific evidence. Issues of causality and admissibility of evidence and testimony are presented, along with individualized medical evaluation and personal risk, impairment, and evidentiary needs in environmental law and occupational health law.
Publication Date 2001 Format Softcover, 428 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-31-9 Product Code 23070
Improving Workers Compensation Medical Care: A National Challenge
For the first time in one resource here are the most recent findings and sucessful approaches to Workers' Compensation medical care.
Product Code 23083
Exploring the Dangerous Trades
Alice Hamilton, the first woman appointed to the faculty of Harvard Medical School, said she chose medicine as a career not because she was scientifically minded but because, as a doctor, she could go anywhere she pleased and be quite sure that she would be useful. Her commitment to making her life count led her to combined roles as scientific researcher, skillful negotiator, labor organizer, and vocal and tireless crusader for social reform. In Exploring the Dangerous Trades, she recounts the story of her remarkable life with wit and forthrightness. Includes Foreword by noted occupational medicine historian Jean Spencer Felton, MD.
Publication Date April 2015 Format Softcover, 433 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-04-3 Product Code 23032
Hand-Arm Vibration, A Comprehensive Guide for Occupational Health Professionals, Second Edition
It is estimated that hand-arm vibration (HAV) jeopardizes the health and employability of at least two million workers in the United States and United Kingdom alone. In this revised and expanded second edition, learn how to evaluate and control the health risks associated with Hand-Arm Vibration (HAV).
Product Code 23049
Issues in International Occupational and Environmental Medicine
This book guides you through the laws, standards, and regulations professionals face in the international marketplace.
Publication Date 1997 Format Hardcover, 216 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-13-4 Product Code 23038
Communicating Risk in a Changing World
State-of-the-art papers and reports on the discussions and conclusions of a symposium sponsored by the member agencies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Environmental Health Policy Committees Subcommittee on Risk Communication and Education, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the consortium for Risk Evaluation with Stakeholder Participation (CRESP). Participants included a broad cross-section of more than 25 researchers and practitioners from government, academia, management, labor, and the environmental movement who are actively involved in science-based public communications.
Publication Date 1998 Format Softcover, 197 pages ISBN 978-1-883595-20-7 Product Code 23046
Occupational Health Nursing Guidelines for Primary Clinical Conditions 5th Edition
PRINT BOOK DUE TO BE RELEASED JANUARY 31, 2018
Online version will be available for purchase as of January 31
For 25 years OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSING GUIDELINES has been an indispensable resource for occupational health nurses providing clinical care and developing programs in occupational health.
Updated and expanded, the Fifth edition provides comprehensive and detailed guidance on the assessment, management, and referral of work-related and non-occupational health issues as well as the development of workplace health programs.
Guideline categories include:
- Prevention and Screening
- Primary Care
- Emergency Care
NEW IN THIS EDITION:
- Updates all existing guidelines and program areas
- New topics including Acute Low Back Pain; Macular Degeneration; Mentorship; Respirator Fit Test; Total Worker Health; Satisfaction Survey for OHN
- eBook version (also due to be released in early July) will include links to references and resources
Format Softcover, Spiral Bound ISBN 978-1-883595-76-0 Product Code 23114