Overcoming Anxiety, Stress and Panic 3E - A Five Areas Approach Chris Williams –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Updated with new workbooks on medication, planning for the future, and practitioner recommendations
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Easy to use - practical workbooks give essential life skills Written by an award-winning author Proven to work through randomised controlled studies and tests in clinical practice
A step-by-step plan to help achieve success
Key advice for friends and family
Summary Overcoming Anxiety, Stress and Panic third edition uses the proven and trusted five areas model of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) to help people experiencing a range of symptoms associated with these conditions. For the third edition, new workbooks are included on: medication, planning for the future and support recommendations for practitioners.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 432 pp –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Previous Edition
CBT practitioners, psychiatrists, psychologists, counsellors, general practitioners, occupational therapists and mental health nurses.
The Author(s) Professor Chris Williams, BSc (Hons), MBCHB, MMedSc, MD, FRCPsych Professor of Psychosocial Psychiatry and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, University of Glasgow, UK
SPSS in Practice 3E Basant K. Puri and Hugh Coolican –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– A new edition guide to one of the statistical analysis programs most frequently used by medical researchers.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Highly illustrated with screen shots showing the program in use Includes guidance on which statistical test is the most appropriate
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Has expanded coverage of more sophisticated analyses, including multivariate techniques Uses the latest version of SPSS
Summary This fully revised and updated third edition of SPSS in Practice provides a practical, userfriendly guide to statistical analysis of data using the latest (16th) version of the popular statistical package, SPSS. The concise, clearly written text is highly illustrated with screenshots that take you step-by-step through data entry, the choice of the appropriate test, and the implementation and interpretation of the test selected.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9780340983522 Mar 2012 £25.99 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback
Target Market Researchers in medical and biomedical disciplines.
The Author(s) Professor Basant K Puri MA MB BChir MRCPsych MMath BSc (Hons) MathSci DipStat PhD Imperial College School of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK Hugh Coolican, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, University of Coventry, UK
Extent: 320 pp –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Previous Edition 9780340761120 ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Handbook of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Edited by Stephen Tee, Joanne Brown and Diane Carpenter –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Presents the essential skills required for both evidence and values-based practice.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points • A practical, hands-on guide, with learning outcomes linked to the competencies required for practice
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9781444121292 Mar 2012
• Values-based approach integrates evidence-based data with service users' perceptions, with plenty of cases and service-user narratives throughout
• Includes practical exercises designed to develop skills in person-centred care, assessment, classification, models of therapeutic practice, specific mental health problems and needs, and understanding the organisation of care
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Extent: 288 pp
A concise and user-friendly guide, Handbook of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing will help students to learn the essential skills required for practice. A companion handbook to Phil Barker's bestselling Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: The craft of caring, this book can be used in conjunction or as a stand alone text.
Target Market Student and qualified mental health nurses.
The Author(s) Dr Joanne Brown, MSc Mental Health Studies Award Leader and MSc Nursing Studies Award Leader, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK Dr Diane Carpenter, Academic Group Lead (Mental Health), School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK Dr Stephen Tee, Head of Centre for Innovation and Leadership in Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Science, University of Southampton, UK Editorial Advisor: Professor Phil Barker
Clinical Investigations on the Move Andrew Walker, Lina Fazlanie and Rory Mackinnon –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Delivers everything the undergraduate medical student needs to understand the common clinical investigations and how to apply them in everyday practice.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Accessible – available in print, with inclusive electronic access to all content tailored for mobile devices Concise - delivers the must have knowledge for exam success
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9781444121544 Mar 2012
Readable - designed by medical students for medical students, with bulleted text, flow charts, colourful diagrams and summary tables, all pitched at an appropriate level
Flexible – notes sections, ideal for rapid reference in the clinical setting, guide students to key points, while self-assessment material allows them to test and reinforce their knowledge
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Summary The new Medicine on the Move series offers fully-flexible access to subjects across the medical curriculum in a reader-friendly format, ideal for the busy medical student or junior doctor. Written by medical students for medical students, Clinical Investigations on the Move presents salient information in a concise and accessible way, including bulleted text, flow charts, colourful diagrams and summary tables. A highlighted 'micro-facts' guide to key points and a concluding self assessment section allow students to test and reinforce understanding through extended matching and multiple choice questions. Clinical Investigations on the Move also includes free access to the mobile app version.
Target Market Undergraduate medical students undertaking modules in anaesthesia.
The Author(s) Dr Andrew Walker MBChB, BMedSci Foundation Year 2 doctor, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK Lina Fazlanie BMedSci Final year medical student, University of Sheffield, UK Dr Rory Mackinnon MBChB, BSc(Hons) Foundation Year 1 doctor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
Binding: Paperback Extent: 224 pp ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Get Through MRCP: PACES Rajeev Gulati, Sanjay Sharma and Monal Wadhera –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Dedicated to the challenging final hurdle of the MRCP examination by providing a comprehensive, illustrated revision guide for candidates undertaking the PACES exam
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Written specifically to cater for the needs of current PACES candidates Follows the most up-to-date syllabus of the Final FRCA examinations Full colour illustrations aid the understanding of key topics
Summary Get Through MRCP: PACES is divided into five easy-to-use chapters, each representing a station from the exam, and integrates both the clinical and non-clinical aspects of the exam. A wide range of commonly asked stations are presented with detailed information laid out in a clear, concise manner, aided by photographs and diagrams.
Basic exam technique and tips on how to pass the examination are provided. There is also a key focus on history and communication skills, which are often found to be the toughest elements of the exam.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9781853158346 Mar 2012 £25.99 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 384 pp ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Target Market Candidates sitting the MRCP PACES exams.
The Author(s) Rajeev Gulati BSc MRCP MRCGP DRCOG, General Practitioner, London, UK Sanjay Sharma Consultant Cardiologist, Kings College Hospital, London, UK Consulting Editor: Monal Wadhera BSc MBBS MRCP MRCGP DFFP DRCOG
Clinical Biochemistry and Metabolic Medicine 8E Martin A. Crook –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– A readable textbook that not only explains the biochemical underpinnings of metabolic medicine but also integrates laboratory findings with clinical practice.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Fully integrated approach - clinical practice logically explained in the context of underlying basic science Clinically oriented - case histories and algorithms direct clinical application of laboratory findings Comprehensive - includes common and less common diseases and syndromes Highly illustrated - with clear and reproducible full-colour line diagrams and clinical photographs Companion website - including self assessment questions and an image library
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9781444144147 Mar 2012 £34.99 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback
Extent: 448 pp
This well-respected text provides comprehensive and measured guidance to this complex area. It reflects the ongoing changes in our understanding of clinical biochemistry, while preserving the acknowledged strengths of previous editions - readability and a firm basis in the underlying science and clinical applicability.
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Target Market Undergraduate medical students.
The Author(s) Professor Martin Andrew Crook, Consultant in Chemical Pathology and Metabolic Medicine, Guy's, St Thomas' and University Hospital Lewisham and Visiting Professor, School of Science, University of Greenwich, London, UK
Core Clinical Cases in Medicine and Medical Specialties 2E Steve Bain and Jeffrey Stephens
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–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– An ideal course companion for all undergraduate medical students when studying core areas of medicine and the medical sub-specialties.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Medicine and the medical subspecialties all covered within a single volume Improved internal presentation and organisation Case-based approach suitable both for problem-based and systems-based courses
Continues to offer excellent value for money - low in price, high in information
Summary Volumes in the Core Clinical Cases series remain absolutely invaluable in the run up to clinical, written or OSCE examinations, and ideal course companions for all undergraduate medical students at various stages in their clinical training. Key concepts and important information are highlighted, and the reader-friendly layout reflects exactly the type of question you will encounter, making these volumes the perfect revision aid for all types of case-based examination. Core Clinical Cases in Medicine and Medical Specialties, second edition, focuses on the following topics: diabetes, endocrinology, rheumatology, renal medicine;, cardiology, care of elderly people, respiratory medicine, gastroenterology, haematology, oncology emergencies, neurology, infectious diseases, and dermatology.
Target Market Undergraduate medical students
The Author(s) Steve Bain, Professor of Medicine (Diabetes), University of Wales, Swansea; Honorary Consultant Physician, Swansea NHS Trust, Singleton Hospital, Swansea, UK Jeffrey Stephens, Reader in Diabetic Medicine, Swansea University; Consultant Physician, Morriston Hospital, ABM University Health Board, Swansea, UK
£19.99 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 416 pp –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Previous Edition 9780340815724 ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
CBT: A Carer's Guide to the Five Areas Approach Chris Williams and Marie Chellingsworth –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Applies the successful and proven five areas approach to cognitive behaviour therapy to offer support to practitioners, carers and the people that they care for.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Proven and successful CBT methods Presents simple, practical and straightforward advice
Explains how to support someone in 10, 20 or 60 minutes through various methods including telephone, email or classes
Mar 2012 £24.99
Contains practical workbooks, support scripts and online resources
Summary This book offers support to carers, not only for their own well-being, but also teaches carers how to offer the correct emotional support to the people they care for. It is essential reading for practitioners involved in introducing the use of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to carers, making it truly accessible to practitioners carers and patients alike. It covers the challenges faced and how to overcome these when working using guided CBT self-help.
Target Market Primary care physicians, CBT practitioners, social service workers, mental health nurses and carers.
The Author(s) Chris Williams BSc (Hons) MBCHB MMedSc MD FRCPsych, Professor of Psychosocial Psychiatry and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK Marie Chellingsworth RMN Dip Nursing BSc (Hons), MSc Course Director (IAPT) and Senior Lecturer in Psychological Therapies, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, UK
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 288 pp ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Common Skin Diseases, 18E (ISE) Ronald Marks, Richard Motley –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– The 18th edition of this classic dermatology book, formerly published as Roxburgh's Common Skin Diseases, has been thoroughly revised and updated and continues to be an essential core text for the busy general practitioner and the dermatology trainee.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Newly designed and extensively illustrated with over 400 full-colour photographs to aid rapid diagnosis An invaluable new glossary and new chapters on cosmetics and surgical treatment techniques
New multiple choice questions for self assessment, review and testing
Sep 2011 – LATE ANNOUNCEMENT
Expanded sections on tropical diseases and skin conditions affecting the traveler
With a new co-author bringing a wealth of surgical experience, this book is written by two leading dermatologists with international recognition
Summary The 18th edition of this classic dermatology book, formerly published as Roxburgh's Common Skin Diseases, has been thoroughly revised and updated and continues to be an essential core text for the busy general practitioner and the dermatology trainee. Presented in a colourful, reader-friendly way with over 400 detailed illustrations, the text presents a succinct account of the subject, starting with the basic science and then moving through clinical manifestations, diagnostic techniques, treatment and clinical management of the most common skin disorders. Concise text, key point boxes and chapter summaries will help medical students with their all-important exam revision. More comprehensive, and written at a modern diagnostic level with techniques and surgical treatments, the book retains all the features that have made previous editions so successful: numerous colour illustrations, clear down to earth style, rapid access to information, reallife case studies and invaluable chapter summaries.
Target Market Core: Trainees in dermatology (250 per year take the Practical Diploma in Dermatology, with a similar number studying without taking the examination). General practitioners (50,000 in the UK). Those studying for MRCP or MRCGP examinations. Supplementary: Nurses (there are 250 specialist dermatology nurses in the UK), practising dermatologists, medical students.
The Author(s) Ronald Marks BSc (Hons), MB, BS (Hons), FRCP, FRCPath, Emeritus Professor, Cardiff, UK Richard Motley MA, MD, FRCP, Welsh Institute of Dermatology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 320 pp –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Previous Edition 9780340762325 ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
ENT: An Introduction and Practical Guide Tysome, Kanegaonkar –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– For the junior ENT trainee, this practical text provides an essential introduction to the clinical examination, treatment and surgical procedures covering the most common encountered ENT conditions found in the emergency setting, ward and outpatient clinic.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Based on a popular Royal College of Surgeons of England-recognized course - "An Introduction to ENT"
Written by a team of practising otolaryngologists with hands-on training experience
Dec 2011 – LATE ANNOUNCEMENT
Fully illustrated with over 100 clear line drawings and photographs throughout
Of interest to a broad readership, including otolaryngologists and general practitioners in their early years of training and ENT specialist nurses Suitable as a revision aid for the DOHNS examination
Summary Highly practical and extensively illustrated, this essential text provides a step by step guide to the clinical examination, treatment and surgical procedures encountered when diagnosing and treating common ENT conditions, whether in the emergency situation, ward or outpatient clinic. * The step by step approach helps you to learn all the necessary techniques and procedures at a glance * Extensively illustrated with clear line diagrams to explain the most difficult concepts * Contains tips, techniques and clinical pearls of wisdom from a highly experienced expert author team * Based on a highly successful course endorsed by the Royal College of Surgeons England. With its highly practical approach and step by step guidance the book will be invaluable for all surgical trainees studying for higher postgraduate examinations in ENT, such as the DOHNS, as well as an essential revision guide for primary care practitioners and specialist ENT nurses.
Target Market Otolaryngology doctors, general practitioners and junior doctors in their early years of postgraduate training in both ENT and general practice (F1, F2, CT/ST1, CT/ST2 and CT/ST3)
The Author(s) James Russell Tysome MA, PhD, FRCS(ORL-HNS), Specialist Registrar in Otolaryngology at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals. He has a research interest in molecular head and neck oncology and was awarded a PhD for his work in the field of viral gene therapy at the Institute of Cancer at Barts and the London Medical School. He is currently in his penultimate year as a Specialist Registrar in otolaryngology. Rahul Kanegaonkar BSc, DLO, FRCS (ORL-HNS), Consultant in Otolaryngology at Medway Maritime Hospital, Kent. Rahul Kanegaonkar was appointed as a casualty officer and anatomy demonstrator at St Thomas' Hospital, where he completed his basic surgical training. He entered the South Thames ENT Registrar Rotation and is now a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Medway Maritime Hospital.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 176 pp ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Neurological Clinical Examination A Concise Guide John Morris, Joseph Jankovic –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– This book and video library continues to provide a simple, step by step guide to the assessment of neurological conditions found in routine clinical examinations and clinical practice for all primary care practitioners, neurologists and those taking higher medical examinations.
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Key Selling Points Prestigious authorship from USA and Australia Over 70 video clips demonstrate clinical techniques and symptoms and signs of neurological conditions Extensively illustrated with clear line diagrams for ready reference Tips, clinical pearls and management are highlighted Text is logical, systematic and provides a step by step approach
Summary This book and extensive video library continues to provide a simple, straightforward guide to the assessment and clinical examination of common neurological conditions in the primary care setting or in the examination hall.
* Each chapter covers a different condition and uses a step by step guide to diagnosis to help you carry out a comprehensive and ideal neurological examination * Over 70 video clips help you to perfect your examination technique and serve to illustrate a variety of symptoms and signs * The text is heavily illustrated with clear line diagrams for quick reference to all the information * Practical action plans for patient examination are detailed and there are lists of potential differential diagnoses * Tips, management and clinical wisdom are all highlighted throughout
Primary care physicians, neurologists and all those taking higher medical examinations such as the FRACP and MRCP will find this book an invaluable consulting room companion and essential revision text.
Target Market Primary care physicians, neurologists, those studying for MRCP (7000 part 1 and 5000 part 2 pa UK), FRACP, MRCPsych
The Author(s) John GL Morris DM (Oxon), FRCP, FRACP Chairman of the Education and Training Committee of the Australian Association of Neurologists and Health of the Neurology Department, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Clinical Professor, University Sydney Australia“ Joseph Jankovi M.D.Professor of Neurology, Distinguished Chair in Movement Disorders Director, Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic Baylor College of Medicine Department of Neurology The Smith Tower, Suite 1801 6550 Fannin Houston, Texas, USA"
–––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– 9781444145380 Feb 2012 – LATE ANNOUNCEMENT £24.99 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Format: PB Binding: Paperback Extent: 160 pp ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
Published on Sep 19, 2011